Faculty for Data Science – Praxis Business School – Kolkata (5+ years of experience)

Jobs Admin 03 Aug, 2015
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Designation –Faculty for Data Science

Location – Kolkata

About employerPraxis Business School

‘Praxis’ is a Greek word signifying the combination of the art and science of theoretical learning with the virtues of practical training. This guiding philosophy has helped Praxis develop into a contemporary, industry-facing Business School that has earned Corporate India’s faith. In a rare honor for a young B-school, ICICI Bank has endowed the Dean’s Chair at Praxis.

Praxis Business School was set up in Kolkata in 2007 with an initial academic collaboration with XLRI Jamshedpur and offers the following Full Time Programs:

  •  1 -year full-time post graduate program in Business Analytics with knowledge partners ICICI Bank and PwC.
  • 2 – Year full-time residential post graduate program in Business Management with Data Analytics as one of the concentration areas.

Praxis pioneered the teaching of analytics as a discipline by launching a one-year full-time program in Business Analytics from its campus in Kolkata in 2011, as it believed that India needs to be well-positioned to grasp the huge opportunity this discipline provides to trained professionals. The one-year program has grown in strength and stature, and has been ranked in the top-5 analytics programs in the country by the Analytics India Magazine.

Job description:

If you are passionate about using analytics to solve business problems and love to tell the story, Praxis Business School will love to have you on its team of accomplished faculty.


Qualification and Skills Required

  • 5+ years of experience
  • You will identify new and emerging areas of Business Analytics, including but not limited to, data extraction, data cleaning, predictive analytics, machine learning / data mining, acquire expertise and teach the same to the students who enroll in the various programs offered by the school.
  • In addition to theoretical knowledge, you have expertise in software tools like R, Hadoop, SAS, Rapid Miner, Jasper soft, MongoDB and the willingness to build case studies and tutorials to help students understand concepts in greater detail.

Faculty @ Praxis 

  • You would be joining a coterie of intellectual thought leaders in the Analytics domain in India who run one of the top analytics programs in the country.
  • Our faculties have been ranked among the top 10 Most Prominent Analytics Academicians in India by Analytics India Mag. and come with industry experience with organizations like: PwC, IBM, MAA Bozell, British Oxygen, Tata Steel, HP, ICICI, JP Morgan, IMRB, HPCL etc.

Your Pedigree

You have an excellent academic career and a postgraduate degree from a reputed institution with adequate experience as an analytics practitioner.

  • A cover letter indicating your interests and goals
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Your preference for full-time or adjunct engagement.
  • We look forward to hearing from you!

Interested people can apply for this job can mail their CV to [email protected] with subject as Faculty for Data Science – Praxis Business School – Kolkata

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