Junior Professor of Statistics - Chair of Excellence in Data Science - ESSEC Business School (Ile de France)
The Department of Information systems, Decision sciences and Statistics at ESSEC Business School invites applications for a permanent full-time faculty position in Statistics at its Cergy-Pontoise (greater Paris) campus as part of a Junior Chair of excellence in Data Science, supported by the CY Initiative of Excellence.
Candidates should have research related to high dimensional models and network analysis, statistical machine learning, and data science in general.
Junior Chairs benefit from a reduced teaching load (namely, 75 hours/year), an internationally competitive salary and benefits package, and a significant research budget. The main objective is the production of impactful and high-quality academic publications, both fundamental and applied to management science, to help consolidate and develop the reputation and expertise of the existing research team at ESSEC.
Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics or Statistics, Econometric theory with publications in statistics/data science journals, show evidence of excellence in research and in teaching (if relevant). Support to research is important at ESSEC and faculty members enjoy an attractive incentive-based research environment. Rank of appointment (assistant or associate) and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All application information can be found on the website http://isds-department.essec.edu/recruitments.