Adjunct Faculty - Predictive Analytics
Moravian College invites applications for adjunct instructors to teach courses in specialized areas of application in predictive analytics in the Economics and Business Department. Positions are available for the academic year beginning August 2018, in the Master of Science in Predictive Analytics program. Areas of knowledge needed include advanced modeling techniques, supply chain analytics, healthcare analytics, marketing analytics, web analytics, data visualization, and text analytics.
The Master’s of Science in Predictive Analytics (MSPA) is a 36 credit, 12 course master’s degree program that develops students’ competencies in data science. Students take a core set of courses in analytics, business research, and leadership then choose three elective courses with which they can focus their studies. Students in the MSPA program are working adults.
More information about the MSPA degree, including course descriptions is available at this link.
Successful applicants will at least hold a master’s degree in analytics, computer science, data science, information science, economics, statistics, or a closely related field from a regionally accredited college or university at the time of appointment; a PhD is preferred. Professional work experience in applying predictive analytics to the area of application, supply chain, marketing, healthcare, etc., is required. Applications should have experience with data analytics tools (e.g. SQL Server, R, Microsoft Azure Machine Learning, SPSS, SAS, Excel).
Moravian College is committed to enhancing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply and to identify their strength or experiences in this area. The Economics & Business Department’s programs are nationally accredited by ACBSP.
All positions are subject to budget availability. (Moravian College will not sponsor applicants for this position for a U.S. work visa.)
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TO APPLY: Qualified candidates should send a cover letter describing their qualifications for the position, a curriculum vita or resume, and a statement of teaching philosophy to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include two professional references with contact information. Applications are currently being reviewed. The subject line of your email should state “Adjunct – Predictive Analytics.”
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Founded in 1742, Moravian College is the sixth-oldest college in the country. Moravian is a private coeducational liberal arts college that is located in historic Bethlehem, in the heart of Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley. Moravian is composed of a traditional undergraduate program, graduate, professional, and adult completion programs, and Moravian Theological Seminary.
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