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Assistant Professor - Data Science

Bellevue University Bellevue, NE

Job Description

Student centric. Fast-paced. Collaborative. Innovative. These are all words our employees use to describe the Bellevue University work experience. Our reputation as a growing, progressive University requires us to recruit and retain only the most dynamic and qualified individuals in their fields. We aspire to be nationally recognized as the respected and trusted source of learning needed to thrive and succeed in the face of a rapidly changing world. We offer learning experiences that have the ability to create positive change for individuals, for strategic partners and for our nation. To accomplish our strategic plan, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect and understanding that promotes open communication, personal and professional development, long-term employees and long-term success. We are committed to fostering a workplace that is not only challenging, but also rich with opportunity and reward.

Bellevue University is seeking a full-time faculty member to fill the Assistant Professor-Data Science position in the College of Science and Technology. Bellevue University offers graduate courses in Data Science and undergraduate and graduate courses in Business Analytics to a diverse student body through an online venue.

This position is best filled by an experienced data scientist and educator. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate expertise in many areas of data science, including gathering, preparing, analyzing and presenting data.

Essential Duties:

• Serves as program director for MS Data Science

• Teaches Data Science and Business Analytics courses

• Selects and manages adjunct professors for Data Science and Business Analytics courses

• Develops and maintains Data Science and Business Analytics curricula

• Participates in program assessment, student advising, and committee / community service

• Maintains academic and professional qualifications in systems and network administration


• Ph.D. in Computer Science, Math, Statistics, Social Science, or a related field desired, MS required

• At least 2 years of relevant industry experience in Data Science outside of academia

• Experience in teaching and curriculum development at the post-secondary level

• A commitment to excellence in teaching and scholastic activities

In addition to the online application, please provide:

• A letter of Intent

• Resume/CV

• Contact Information for 3 references

• Statement of Teaching Philosophy

Bellevue University, the largest private, non-profit University in Nebraska, is located just south of Omaha and is part of a vibrant and prosperous metropolitan area of nearly 1 million residents with three major universities and five Fortune 100 companies. Offutt Air Force Base, home to US STRATCOM, is one mile south of the university. We emphasize teaching excellence and interactive education.

Job Details

Date Posted September 4, 2019
Date Closes November 30, 2019
Requisition 283867
Address 1000 Galvin Road South
Located In Bellevue, NE
Department College of Science & Technology
Job Type Full-time Employee
Hours 40 hours per week
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 25-1011.00 Business Teachers, Postsecondary
Zipcode 68005
Name Human Resource Department
Address 1000 Galvin Road South
City, State and Zip Bellevue, NE 68005
FAX 402-557-5426

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Holiday Party
  • Paid Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement
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  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
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