The Graduate School of Management at the University of California, Davis, seeks part-time, temporary instructors to lead online sections in introductory statistics a few hours per week. These courses are part of the curriculum for the Online MBA program. This course will start in the Spring Quarter of 2020.
Course Name: Data Analysis for Managers (Statistics)
Course Description: Introduces statistics and data analysis for managerial decision-making. Descriptive statistics, principles of data collection, sampling, quality control, statistical inference. Application of data-analytic methods to problems in marketing, finance, accounting, production, operations and public policy.
Instructors will hold 10 live online sessions, one per week in a 10-week quarter, reviewing and expanding upon material presented to students in a pre-recorded format. Instructors also have responsibility for homework and exam grading. The most important requirements for the position are a strong understanding of MBA-level statistical concepts, and a fast and stable internet connection.
Positions are contingent on funding and pending administrative approval. Salary is based on ability and experience. Potential candidates should submit their application online via the RECRUIT system only. Please submit a vitae, evidence of teaching ability and at least two reference letters. The initial review date for this recruitment is January 31st, 2020, however the position will remain open until filled. Only completed applications will be reviewed.
Applicants should submit their application and supporting materials via our online recruitment system. Unit 18 Lecturers are governed under a collective bargaining agreement (American Federation of Teachers (AFT) - Non-Senate Instructional Unit). Under this contract, once a lecturer accumulates enough quarters of service, the lecturer can be reviewed for a Continuing Lecturer position. For more information about this contract, visit http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/labor/bargaining- units/ix/contract.html.
The Graduate School of Management is interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. This position is covered by a collective bargaining unit. UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus.
CONTACT: Academic Operations and Planning at the Graduate School of Management (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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