Tenure-track Assistant Professor Computational Communication Research


University of Wisconsin-Madison


Madison, WI, USA


UW-Madison's Department of Life Sciences Communication (https://lsc.wisc.edu/), located in the College of Agricultural & Life Sciences (CALS) at the university of Wisconsin-Madison, invites applications for a tenure track assistant professor in computational communication research. The successful candidate will have a track record of researching communication-relevant phenomena using computational social science data and/or tools, ideally within one or more of CALS key strategic areas (health, food, bioenergy, climate change, community development, ecosystems; https://cals.wisc.edu/about-cals/strategic-planning-a-progress-report/pr...) as context of inquiry.

The successful candidate for this position will have an active research program and be able to teach cutting-edge courses in one of the college’s largest and fastest-growing undergraduate majors. The candidate will also advise Masters and Ph.D. students and teach graduate level courses in their area of expertise in LSC’s M.S. programs and in our Ph.D. program (jointly administered with UW’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication), one of the most highly-ranked graduate programs in communication internationally. LSC is a global leader in communication research, teaching and outreach, and we are eager to welcome a new colleague to work with us in all three of these areas.

More information and instructions on how to apply: http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/499228/tenuretrack-assistant-profes...

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Dietram Scheufele

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