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The School of Data Science (SDS) at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen
(CUHK-SZ) aims at building a world-class interdisciplinary research and educational
center for data science. SDS is now inviting extraordinarily qualified candidates to fill
multiple tenured or tenure-track positions at all academic ranks.

We seek applicants with outstanding methodological foundations in one or more of the
following areas: Computer Science, Operations Research, Data Science, Machine
Learning and Artificial Intelligence, Statistics, Management Science, and other closely
related areas. We especially encourage individuals whose interests and backgrounds
are at the intersection of multiple areas to apply. Applicants should hold or expect to
obtain a Ph.D. degree in a relevant field. The ability to teach effectively, at both the
undergraduate and graduate levels to diverse groups of students, is required. Junior
applicants must demonstrate a clear and high potential to enhance research... and
educational missions of SDS. Senior applicants must have a well-established record of
research and teaching accomplishments and have demonstrated scientific creativity and
leadership with externally funded and highly visible research programs.

Interested individuals should apply online at http://academicrecruit.cuhk.edu.cn/sds. The
application packages should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a research
statement, a teaching statement and three representative works. In addition, applicants
should provide names, titles, and emails of three references in the system. If you have
any questions, please send an email to talent4sds@cuhk.edu.cn.

Applications/Nominations will be considered until the posts are filled.

About the School of Data Science at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen:
The School of Data Science (SDS) of The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen
is established in July 2020. Located in Shenzhen, the innovation hub of China, the SDS
focuses on first-class teaching and academic research in Data Science. It has
established a systematic education system in data science, including theoretical
aspects such as operations research, statistics, computer science, and application fields
such as machine learning, operations management, and decision analytics, providing
students with comprehensive and state-of-the-art training. With the aim "to nurture high-end
talent with global perspective, Chinese tradition and social responsibility", the
school is organically combining industry, education and research, determined to
become the world's leading data science innovation and research base, as well as
cultivating top innovative talents with a global perspective.

The SDS is established on a solid foundation with a strong faculty team. Currently it has
more than 60 faculty members, many of whom have experiences in working in top-tier
universities in the world and have significant international impact in related fields of
academia and industry.

The establishment of the SDS represents the increasing investment of the Chinese
University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen in the field of data science, which is also a sign of
the determination of The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen to stand at the
forefront of the era and to cultivate the talents needed for the development of the
Shenzhen Guangdong Province China


Apply - Faculty Openings: Tenured or tenure-track positions (all ranks) Shenzhen