Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 33, No. 134. Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London Hosted by King's Digital Lab www.dhhumanist.org Submit to: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: 2019-07-10 05:57:28+00:00 From: "Frett, Dianna"
Subject: Assistant Professor: Society and Ethics in Data Science (JPF02161) Hello: I am writing to ask that you post/distribute our Faculty Ad for Assistant Professor: Society and Ethics in Data Science (JPF02161) Full Ad: Assistant Professor: Society and Ethics in Data Science Job #JPF02161 Social Sciences - COMMUNICATION Halacioğiu Data Science Institute Open date: July 1st, 2019 Next review date: Monday, Jul 15, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee. Final date: Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled. DESCRIPTION The Department of Communication within the Division of Social Sciences at the University of California, San Diego and HalÄ±cÄ±oÄlu Data Science Institute (HDSI) are seeking to make a joint appointment at the Assistant Professor level, to begin Fall 2020 in the following area: Society and Ethics in Data Science. This is a shared appointment between the Department of Communications and Halicioglu Data Science Institute (HDSI) with teaching and service responsibilities evenly distributed between the two units. The Department of Communication will be the candidate's home department and will oversee the process of appointment and future review. Moreover, this search is part of an ongoing cluster hire, sponsored by the Institute for Practical Ethics (IPE)and focused on the social implications and ethics of science, technology and medicine. It is expected that the successful candidate will participate in relevant activities of the IPE. The candidate will also engage in social science research and teaching on the power, peril and promise of data science/artificial intelligence with a focus specifically on how, in what ways, to what ends and with what consequences the infrastructures and methods of data analytics are reshaping social life, political institutions and processes and ethical regimes. Completion of PhD in a social science field or a PhD in computer science by date of hire or completed now is required. Candidate is also required to have significant training in social science identified by degrees and/or multiple years of work experience. Data Science has emerged as an area central to advances in our understanding of nature, improving the quality life and a healthy society. Data collection, stewardship and analyses are already integrated into the infrastructure for commerce, healthcare, governance and education. The ubiquitous practical uses of digital data have raised awareness of the need to further develop the underlying scientific, technological, social and ethical basis for understanding and exploiting data. HDSI is a new strategic academic institute tasked with hosting and coordination of Data Science research and education activities at the University of California, San Diego. Among HDSI academic programs are the Data Science major and minor currently with nearly 600 undergraduate students. The Department of Communication brings multiple disciplinary traditions and methodologies to bear in the study of communication as an institutional, technological, cultural, architectural, and cognitive phenomenon, inextricably anchored in and shaped by questions of democracy, diversity, social justice, and social change. The University of California San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. We seek candidates who will maintain the highest standards of scholarship and professional activity and make a strong and meaningful contribution to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on published University of California pay scales. To ensure full consideration, all application materials must be submitted electronically by October 15, 2019, at the following link - https://apolrecruit.ucsd.edu/JPF02161. UC San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. JOB LOCATION La Jolla, CA LEARN MORE More information about this recruitment: http://datascience.ucsd.edu REQUIREMENTS Document requirements -- Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V. -- Cover Letter - A two to three page cover letter -- Statement of Research - Statement detailing your research interests. -- Statement of Teaching -- Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information. -- Writing sample(s) - Writing sample(s) up to 50 pages total. Reference requirements 3 required (contact information only) Also, here is the link to the Ad posting - https://apol- recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF02161. Once you have distributed, can you send me a copy as proof of the distribution? Kindest regards, Dianna Regards, Dianna Frett Interim AP/HR Manager Halacioğiu Data Science Institute University of California, San Diego 9500 Gilman Drive| La Jolla, CA 92093|MC 0555 (O) 858.246-3040 (E) email@example.com _______________________________________________ Unsubscribe at: http://dhhumanist.org/Restricted List posts to: firstname.lastname@example.org List info and archives at at: http://dhhumanist.org Listmember interface at: http://dhhumanist.org/Restricted/ Subscribe at: http://dhhumanist.org/membership_form.php
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