The College of Engineering at Texas A&M University invites applications for two full-time tenured or tenure-track positions in the area of Data Science to reside in either the Department of Computer Science and Engineering or the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISEN). Areas of interest include all sub-areas of Data Analytics, Data Science, and Data Engineering. These positions are 9-month academic appointments with the possibility of an additional summer appointment contingent upon need and availability of funds, beginning fall of 2021. Applicants will be considered for the faculty titles of assistant, associate, and full professor levels depending on qualifications. The successful applicant will be required to teach; advise and mentor graduate students; develop an independent, externally funded research program; participate in all aspects of the department’s activities; and serve the profession.
In ISEN, many of the 31 tenured/tenure-track faculty and 18 teaching-focused faculty hold a number of national distinctions, including the Frank and Lillian Gilbreth Industrial Engineering Award, the Albert G. Holzman Distinguished Educator Award, Fellows of IISE, HFES, ASME, and ASEE, and Editor-in-Chiefs. The department has strong and vibrant research programs in Advanced Manufacturing, Data Science, Human and Health Systems Engineering (Human Factors and Ergonomics), and Operations Research. The ISEN student population is comprised of almost 900 undergraduate students (sophomore to senior level) and over 260 graduate students. More information about ISEN is available at https://engineering.tamu.edu/industrial.
ISEN faculty have strong collaborations with the Center for Remote Health Technologies and Systems, Cybersecurity Center, Institute for Manufacturing Systems, Institute of Data Science, and Bush Combat Development Complex. Successful applicants have the opportunity of courtesy appointments in departments such as the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, the Department of Statistics, and the Department of Mathematics.
Applicants must have earned a doctorate in industrial engineering, computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related field.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, diversity statement, and a list of three references (including email addresses) by applying for this specific position at http://apply.interfolio.com/81117. The review process will begin immediately. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by January 15, 2021. Applications received after that date may be considered until positions are filled. It is anticipated the appointments will begin fall 2021.
Job Contact: Dr. Dilma Da Silva at email@example.com Position is located in College Station, Texas
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About Wm Michael Barnes ’64 Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Texas A&M University
The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering in the Texas A&M University College of Engineering was established in 1940. In 2020, the department was named the Wm Michael Barnes '64 Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering. It has consistently ranked in the top 10 departments in the United States over the past 10 years by the Gourman Report, the National Research Council and U.S. News and World Report.We provide education and research that contribute to the economic and technological advancement of the state, the nation and the world.Our outstanding faculty are nationally and internationally recognized for the quality of their research and teaching, and their leadership in the profession. We have strong programs in manufacturing and production systems, logistics and supply chain management, operations research, data science, applied probability and statistics, systems engineering, quality and reliability, and system simulation especially important in the current environment of international trade and global competition.Our graduates are well prepared for successful careers as practitioners and academicians. They are sought for their comprehensive backgrounds and systems perspectives.