TT Job in Data Science & Organizing at Rutgers

Katherine Ognyanova
Tue, Jun 29, 2021 7:25 PM

Hi everyone,

The School of Communication & Information at Rutgers University is hiring in Data Science and Organizing. We welcome scholars with experience in machine learning, natural language processing, or network analysis (as well background in communication and organizations / organizing).

Please consider applying!

Description below:

Tenure-Track/Tenured Faculty Position in Data Science and Organizations/Organizing

The Department of Communication at Rutgers University’s School of Communication and Information seeks a full-time faculty member (likely assistant or associate level) in the area of Data Science with an emphasis on Organizations and/or Organizing. The appointment will begin Fall 2022.

We seek a social scientist studying organizations and organizing who incorporates data science methods into their research. The ideal candidate will conduct theory-driven, empirical, communication-centered research that examines dynamic processes of organizing. We are looking for innovative and engaged communication scholars whose research foci recognize emerging issues, including but not limited to:

● Organizations, work, and equity
● The science of work groups and teams
● Artificial intelligence and the future of work
● Media and technology
● Organizations and technology
● Globalization and civil society
● Organizing and collective action
● Organizational networks

The ideal candidate will have expertise in core methods related to data science including, but not limited to, any of the following:
● Machine learning
● Natural language processing
● Network science

Our faculty employs a wide range of empirical approaches in their research. We encourage candidates whose scholarship intersects with, and extends, one or more of the department’s research foci (organizational communication, health communication, communication and technology, interpersonal communication, and language and social interaction) and/or other areas within the school such as media studies and information science. For more about the Department of Communication and the School of Communication and Information (SC&I), see

We look forward to welcoming a new colleague who will contribute to our thriving undergraduate and master’s level programs and our highly-regarded interdisciplinary school-wide Ph.D. program.
A Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree in a relevant field is expected as of June 2022 for a September start date.

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Katherine Ognyanova, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Rutgers University
School of Communication and Information
4 Huntington St., New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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