New vacancy: Associate Professor in Humanitarian Science or Humanitarian Data Science
9 September 2020
We are recruiting an Associate Professor in Humanitarian Science or Humanitarian Data Science, covering applied computational and statistical modelling, big data, geospatial analysis or remote sensing, in a humanitarian context.
This purpose of this permanent role is to carry out research, teaching and administration within the IRDR, especially in the areas of humanitarian science or humanitarian data science, covering applied computational or statistical modelling, big data, geospatial analysis or remote sensing, in a humanitarian context, and to contribute to curriculum development and teaching on the new BSc Global Humanitarian Studies.
This is an open-ended academic position, available immediately, and appointment will be made at Associate Professor (Grade 9) level.
The postholder should hold a PhD and have a track record of high-quality research especially in the areas of applied computational or statistical modelling, big data, geospatial analysis or remote sensing, preferably in a humanitarian context. They should have teaching experience and the ability to deliver public presentations, as well as the ability to write clearly for a range of audiences. They should be committed to high-quality research, teaching, and fostering a positive learning environment for students.
To access further details about the position and how to apply online, please click on the ‘Apply now’ button below. The closing date for applications is 2 October 2020.
If you have any queries about the role, please contact Prof Peter Sammonds on firstname.lastname@example.org.
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We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority, as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.