Part-time Data Science Instructor

In this 10-week part-time course, students will learn to build robust predictive models, test their validity, and clearly communicate resulting insights. We are looking for instructor to lead this transformative experience through General Assembly’s part-time Data Science course.

Skills and Qualifications

  • You are eager to shape the skills, minds, and trajectories of the newest generation of data scientists.
  • You are the person that your colleagues naturally gravitate to when they are trying to figure something out.
  • You have at least 3 years of industry experience with data science.
  • You have fluency in the following topics: Probability, Statistics; a scripting language such as Python or R; AWS, EMR, MapReduce and/or Hadoop; Manipulation of large data sets; Data visualization techniques; Databases; Algorithms; Machine learning (Nice to have)

Essential Responsibilities and Duties

  • Teach two, 3-hour part-time classes per week, for 10 weeks.
  • Work alongside GA staff and teaching team to best meet the needs and learning styles of your students.
  • Guide students through development of a stellar final project that allows students to use large data sets to solve a business problem, create predictions, and make business decisions for improving a product.
  • Facilitate a dynamic and collaborative classroom community.
  • Assist students outside of class as necessary.

Who Are We?

General Assembly is a venture-backed, NYC-based startup focusing on education for individuals and enterprises in the areas of technology, design, and entrepreneurship. We currently have physical classrooms in 14 cities across 4 continents, with tens of thousands of students coming through our doors.


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