Open Rank: Data Science

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The Department of Computer Science at the University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA is recruiting to fill a tenure track faculty position in data science, with starting dates on or after July 1, 2022. Exceptional candidates in all aspects of data science, including systems, algorithms, theory, machine learning, visualization, and applications, are being sought. The opening is not restricted to any rank and outstanding candidates at all levels are encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will have their tenure home in the Department of Computer Science, and they will also be considered for joint appointments with the University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS), a multi-disciplinary research institute.

The department is committed to building a diverse faculty pre-eminent in its missions of research, teaching, and service to the community, and it especially encourages applications from women and underrepresented minorities. In addition, candidates who have experience engaging with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students and contributing to a climate of inclusivity are encouraged to discuss their perspectives on these subjects in their application materials.

Interested candidates should apply on-line at in order to receive consideration. Search under Faculty for position #126847. Applicants are strongly encouraged to have complete versions of their materials – including a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, and recommendation letters from at least four references – uploaded by December 31, 2021. Applications are accepted until all positions are filled. Candidates will be prompted when submitting their application to submit all information for their references. Questions can be directed to the faculty recruitment committee at: faculty-search [-at-] cs [dot] umd [dot] edu.

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Maryland is consistently ranked among the top-15 nationally. It is one of the largest departments in the country, with approximately 55 full-time tenured and tenure-track faculty covering a wide variety of research areas and over 295 doctoral students drawn from top undergraduate programs nationally and internationally. In 2019, the department moved into its new state-of-the-art facility, the Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Engineering. Additional information about the Department of Computer Science and UMIACS is available at and at To learn more about the Iribe Center, please visit: