Adjunct Faculty - Data Analytics
Franklin University invites applicants to apply for part-time Adjunct Faculty position(s) teaching one (or more) courses online for our new MS Data Analytics program launching in Fall 2019. The courses within the Data Analytics program include: Introduction to Analytics, Issues in Database Management, Data Visualization & Presentation, Big Data Analytics, Applied Machine Learning, Data Mining, Advanced Analytics and a capstone course.
Position Requirements: A Doctoral degree, in Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Information Systems, Information Technology, Information Security, Computer Science, Information Analytics, Statistics or a closely related discipline is required. Candidates with experience in data science, data analytics, data visualization and machine/statistical learning are preferred. Educational background should include at least 18 graduate credit hours in one of the aforementioned fields. Five or more years’ experience directly related to the course outcomes.
The program will also offer a graduate certificate in SAS Data Analytics. The candidate should have knowledge and experience with this software, especially with SAS Visual Analytics, VIYA, and Enterprise Miner. Other software and analytics tools such as Tableau, Hadoop, Apache and Python will be used throughout the program and the faculty candidate is expected to be comfortable with using and teaching these. Teaching experience at the college or university level in the classroom and online preferred. Familiarity with multiple learning management systems and teaching related technologies. Industry certifications relevant to the course is preferred.
Founded in 1902, Franklin University has built its reputation on removing barriers to higher education for ambitious adults who must balance their educational goals with other commitments. Accredited and nonprofit, Franklin has earned its long-standing reputation as an innovator in online education. The University offers applied, in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. From entrepreneurs to CEOs, more than 45,000 Franklin alumni can be found around the world contributing to the communities in which they live and work.
Franklin offers a competitive benefits package, incentive program and free parking. In addition, Franklin provides free undergraduate tuition for employees and immediate family members, graduate tuition assistance for full-time employees and immediate family members, and a discount on doctoral tuition for employees.
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