Assistant Professor in Business Analytics

Company:Dublin City University

Location:Ireland / Dublin

Discipline:Business Analytics

Employment Type:Five Year Fixed Term Contract

Posted:2021-07-02

Assistant Professor in Business Analytics

DCU Business School

Five Year Fixed Term Contract x 2 posts

Dublin City University (www.dcu.ie) is a young, dynamic and ambitious university with a distinctive mission to transform lives and societies through education, research and innovation.

The university is embarking on a period of significant investment in learning innovation across all of its Faculties. This initiative will help us transform the learning experience of undergraduate students at DCU, reconceptualizing learning opportunities, creating authentic connections between the classroom and enterprise, and embedding digital literacies, disciplinary competencies and transversal skills required to truly future-proof our graduates for the rapidly changing workplace. DCU is joined in this project by a strong consortium of enterprise partners, representing key employment sectors in the Irish economy and with a strong presence in DCU’s primary catchment area. This programme of innovation is funded under the Irish government's Human Capital Initiative (HCI) supported by the National Training Fund. It will deliver on the ambitions we have to reimagine undergraduate curricula and to embed innovative pedagogies, enhanced use of technology and deep industry engagement.

DCU Business School is an engaged, innovative internationally-focused school which prides itself on its excellent reputation for impacting students, the academic community, industry and wider society.

Applications are now invited for the position of Assistant Professor in Business Analytics. The full job description can be found here.

Applicants must hold an honours degree in a relevant discipline. Candidates must have a PhD (or be close to submitting a PhD for examination) in Business Analytics or a related discipline and have a strong academic record. Candidates are expected to have knowledge of (and experience with) programming languages such as R and/or Python, Gephi, data visualisation tools (e.g. Tableau or PowerBI), working with structured and unstructured data, and advanced analytics techniques such as network analysis and machine learning. Previous teaching and research experience is required and IIBA-certification would be an advantage.

We are seeking candidates who both have a well-defined research plan and have the capability to publish in high impact international journals.

Salary Scale:  Assistant Professor Salary Scale: €54,163 - €86,182

*Appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and experience will be made on the appropriate point of the salary scale, in line with current Government pay policy.

Closing date: 30th July 2021

Informal Enquiries in relation to this role should be directed to:

The Office of the Executive Dean, DCU Business School: Ea2Businessdean@dcu.ie

Please do not send applications to this email address, instead apply as described below.

Application Procedure:

Application forms are available from the DCU Current Vacancies (open Competitions) website here. Applications must be submitted by e-mail to hr.applications@dcu.ie .

Please clearly state the role that you are applying for in your application and email subject line:

Job Ref #BC0605A- Assistant Professor in Business Analytics

Dublin City University is an equal opportunities employer.

In line with the Employment Equality Acts 1998 – 2015, the University is committed to equality of treatment for all those who engage with its recruitment, selection and appointment processes.

The University’s Athena SWAN Bronze Award signifies the University’s commitment to promoting gender equality and addressing any gender pay gaps.  Information on a range of university policies aimed at creating a supportive and flexible work environment are available in the DCU Policy Starter Packs

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