Careers in Data Science

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Careers in Data Science

IDSC Open Positions

The University of Miami is committed to educating and nurturing students, creating knowledge, and providing service to our community and beyond. Leaders in the areas of education, scholarship, intercollegiate athletics, and service, the University offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental benefits, tuition remission, vacation, paid holidays, and much more. The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

If you are dedicated to furthering data science education, research, and engagement, and would like to be considered for a position at the U, please apply online.

Currently, IDSC has the following openings:

  • Lecturer – 3D Modeling/Design

The University of Miami Frost School of Communication Department of Interactive Media seeks a dynamic and innovative design educator with diverse 3D modeling, rigging, and sculpting skills. The ideal candidate should be deeply committed to advancing the professional practice of 3D design and animation, particularly in the context of games and simulations. This position primarily focuses on teaching, with opportunities for collaboration in course development for the evolving Immersive Media program curriculum. (posted 10/4/2023)

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  • 3D Artist

The University of Miami Frost Institute for Data Science and Computing is seeking a talented and creative 3D Artist Intern to join our team. As an intern, you will have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects that combine data science, computing, and visual artistry. This paid, part-time internship provides a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a dynamic research environment while contributing to exciting projects in the field of 3D art and technology.

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Creative Computing Program

IDSC Creative Technologies is looking for three designers to design AR and VR experiences for medical, engineering, or training use cases. The designers will apply design principles for virtual worlds, create UI elements, and wireframe and prototype for immersive applications. Some experiences will be fully virtual while others will integrate our reality (Mixed/Augmented Reality). (posted 2/1/2022) Read More

IDSC Creative Technologies is looking for three application developers to create AR and VR experiences for medical, engineering, or training use cases using Unity Engine. As a developer, you will be responsible for planning and implementing app functionality, building the code, identifying bottlenecks, and ensuring the quality of the finished product. (posted 2/1/2022) Read More


AI + Machine Learning Program

  • NSF UM CARTA PhD Research Assistantships 

Applications are invited for three 4-year PhD research assistantships available in the Department of Computer Science. These research assistantships are funded by the University of Miami Center for Accelerated Real-time Analytics (UM CARTA), a prestigious international research center funded by the National Science Foundation’s Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers (I/UCRC) program. CARTA consists of five university sites and approximately two dozen industry/government members, and plays part in the University of Miami’s Frost Institute for Data Science and Computing (IDSC). The CARTA PhD research assistantships will be focused on data analytics research in machine learning and artificial intelligence, image and textual analysis, smart homes, and blockchain applications. The CARTA PhD research assistants will conduct original research with faculty advisors in the Department of Computer Science in conjunction with the Center, publish research papers, and present results at various meetings.  Read More


Other Opportunities

  • NSF Postdoc Fellowship

    National Science Foundation (NSF) Social, Behavior, and Economic (SBE) Science postdoc fellowship available. interested candidates may contact Prof. Daniel S. Messinger, PhD. Candidate must be “a U.S. citizen, national or legally admitted permanent resident alien of the United States as of the proposal deadline.” Proposal deadline is in January 2023.