ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences is one of the largest multi-disciplinary universities in Switzerland, with over 13'000 students and around 3'000 employees.
The School of Management and Law (SML) is one of the leading business schools in Switzerland with internationally recognized Bachelor's and Master's degree programs as well as cooperative PhD programs, well-established executive education programs, and innovative research projects. As the first business school of a Swiss university of applied sciences, the SML meets the high standards of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), making it one of the top 800 business schools in the world.
To strengthen applied research in the Institute of Business Information Technology we are looking for a Senior Data Scientist (80 - 100%)
In this newly created position, you will be responsible for the following tasks:
Position of the Institute in the scientific community as an internationally recognized research institution in Data Science and Information Management
Acquisition and management of competitive research (EU, Swiss National Science Foundation and lnnosuisse) and consultancy projects with international and national Partners
Establish and maintain a strong network of contacts within the scientific and business communities
Teach at Bachelor and Master level, in cooperative PhD programs and in executive education courses
For this challenging and versatile position, you must have a PhD, a strong research record with publications in high quality journals, and teaching experience at university level. You have in-depth knowledge of Data Science with a focus on data analytics and quantitative modelling.
We offer you a varied job with a high degree of independence and many possibilities for development. Supported by a collegial and motivated team, the working environment is innovative, dynamic and challenging. The candidate who meets the selection criteria will be considered for an appointment at Professor level by the Council of the Zurich Universities of Applied Sciences and Arts.
For information concerning the job profile, please contact Andri Färber, Director, Institute of Business Information Technology, phone: +41 (0) 58 934 62 94, e-mail: email@example.com.
Please send your complete application via our online platform (www.zhaw.ch/jobs) to Sarah Stüdli, HR Consultant, ZHAW Winterthur Campus.
The Zurich University of Applied Sciences employs about 3,000 people of 49 different nationalities. Staff members appreciate our exciting working environment and the opportunities for independence and creativity it provides. Our three locations – in Winterthur, Zurich and Wädenswil – also offer a high quality of life.