Harvard University Technical Manager in Cambridge, Massachusetts
45404BRAuto req ID:45404BRJob Code:398057 Technical Manager Location:USA - MA - Cambridge Business Title:Assistant Director for Data Science and ComputationSub-Unit:------------ Appointment End Date:24-Aug-2019Salary Grade:057Time Status:Full-time Union:00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary Basic Qualifications:
B.S. in computer science, physics, or engineering sciences required. Minimum of 2 years experience in a data science course, in either a teaching or educational supporting role. Minimum 2 years of experience in an educational management role.
Additional Qualifications:M.S. or PhD in computer science, physics, or engineering sciences preferred. Strong awareness of current pedagogical methodologies required.
Note: Both a cover letter and resume are required to be considered for this position.
SEAS is not able to provide visa sponsorship for this position.
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Department:SEAS Active LearningPre-Employment Screening:Education, IdentityJob Function:Technical Duties & Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Assistant Dean for Teaching and Learning, the Assistant Director for Data Science and Computation will work with the faculty who teach Data Science courses to prepare course materials, create homework assignments, and grade assignments. The Assistant Director for Data Science and Computation will oversee course administration and manage course Teaching Fellows for these Data Science courses, as well as create and deliver lab material if required. This person will work with SEAS Learning Incubator (LInc) to administer and assess students' learning and methods for improving course offerings in the above classes.
The Assistant Director for Data Science will be responsible for overseeing the work performed by the Computation in Engineering Education group as they partner with teaching faculty on developing computational course content and facilitating the adoption and expansion of related tools and infrastructure to meet course demands. They will also advise faculty on available internal and external computational resources and facilitate access to such resources.
This position will play an advisory role to the SEAS resident architect on the Allston SEC renovation.
NOTE: This is a one year Term appointment. This position also has a Strong Internal Candidate
School/Unit:Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences EEO Statement:We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.