Adjunct Instructor - Data Science

Employer
Maryville University
Location
Missouri, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Sep 15, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Computer Sciences & Technology, Other Science & Technology, Statistics, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Criminal Justice & Criminology, Political Science & International Relations
Salary Band
Not specified
Employment Type
Full Time


Posting Details





Job Summary/Basic Function



In keeping with our mission and vision statement, Maryville actively seeks adjunct faculty members who are experts in fields and have a passion for teaching. Adjunct faculty are an integral part of the University’s learning community and courses online and/or on campus.

The College of Arts and Sciences is accepting applications for an academically qualified adjunct faculty member to teach different Data Science courses including:

• DSCI 200 - Foundations of Data Science
• DSCI 201 - Math Modeling-Excel
• DSCI 302 - Introduction to R
• DSCI 303 - Introduction to Python
• DSCI 304 - Introduction to SQL
• DSCI 307 - SAS Programming
• DSCI 314 - Natural Language Processing
• DSCI 318 - Experimental Design
• DSCI 324 - Data Visualization
• DSCI 408 - Machine Learning
• DSCI 412 - Predictive Modeling
• DSCI 417 - Big Data Analytics
• DSCI 419 - Deep Learning
• DSCI 498 - Capstone Project

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:
• Teach assigned course as specified in the schedule and course contract.
• Participate in welcome orientation to become familiar with the University’s mission, academic policies and procedures,
• expectations, and Canvas (Learning Management System).
• Clearly communicate course objectives and learning outcomes, teaching methodology, and assignments and deadlines.
• Employ a variety of teaching styles in order to effectively deliver course content demonstrating both academic and real-world applications of concepts covered.
• Encourage active learning through discussion topics, class assignments, group projects, etc.
• Provide feedback and grade assignments in a timely and thorough manner (within 24-36 hrs.).
• Establish digital office hours to provide additional assistance with student questions/concerns.
• Report early alerts for students who are not actively engaging in the course.
• Additional duties as assigned.



Minimum Qualifications



• Master's degree in Data Science or related field from a regionally accredited institution.
• Student-centered approach and passion for teaching and mentoring a diverse student population.



Preferred Qualifications



• PhD in Data Science or related field from a regionally accredited institution.
• Experience in actuarial related work



Physical Demands



Open Until Filled



Yes



Special Instructions to Applicants



An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.

Applicants requiring University sponsorship to obtain employment authorization will not be considered for this position.

Maryville University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, disability, gender, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race/color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. This extends to all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruiting, hiring, training, on-the-job treatment, promotion, layoff, and termination.



Advertised: September 15, 2021
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