Location Riggs Hall Full/Part Time Full-Time Regular/Temporary Temporary - Time Limited
The scholar will use big data analytics to explore risk assessment and risk management in a multidisciplinary environment supporting the mission of the Risk Engineering and System Analytics (RESA) Center to become a global leader in risk engineering.
60% - Essential - Big Data for Risk Analytics: The scholar will be in charge of conducting research on how to extract information and where to extract information through big data analytics to develop innovative solutions for risk assessment, risk monitoring, and risk management. Key research areas include: text mining and analysis, real-time social media analysis, machine learning, data sourcing and homogenization, data ubiquity and accessibility, and data visualization. The scholar is expected to work in a multidisciplinary environment with experts in data science, wireless sensor networks, and resilience-based risk mitigation.
30% - Essential - Develop New Research Initiatives: The scholar will write grant proposals to expand the research portfolio of the Risk Engineering and System Analytics Center.
10% - Essential - Dissemination: The scholar will publish the completed research in reputed peer-reviewed risk engineering journals and will also present the research at conferences. May support education and training through selected topics.
Education - Doctoral Degree in Engineering or related field. Work Exp 3 - 6 years of research experience.
JOB KNOWLEDGE Comprehensive Job Knowledge - Comprehensive knowledge of theories and practices and ability to use in complex, difficult and/or unprecedented situations
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES Supervises Work of Others - Supervises work of others and may offer recommendations for hiring, termination and pay adjustments but does not have responsibility for making these decisions.
BUDGETARY RESPONSIBILITIES No Budget Responsibilities - No fiscal responsibility for the department's budget.
Standard Hrs: 37.5; Salary is commensurate with credentials and experience.
HOW TO APPLY:
To apply, please submitt a resume, cover letter, and the contact informaiton of three references by 8/1/17. The position will remain open until filled.
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