Assistant/Associate Adjunct Faculty in Business Analytics - OPS 644.01 Data Visualization and Storytelling - Autumn Quarter 2023

Saint Mary’s College of California

Moraga, CA

ID: 7243289 (Ref.No. 5245045)
Posted: May 9, 2024
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Location: Moraga, CA
Open Date: May 08, 2024

Description:Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential campus nestled 20 miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque Moraga Valley. Based in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions, Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 students from diverse backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs. The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College.

As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary's offers undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and professional education. Saint Mary's reputation for excellence, innovation, and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry, integrative learning, and student interaction bring these traditions to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to the educational benefits of diversity.

OPS 644.01 (Formerly 811): Data Visualization and Storytelling
Second Half of Autumn Quarter: Class meets Saturdays, 11/9/24 to 12/14/24 from 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

No Class the Week of Thanksgiving

Location: Moraga campus

This course prepares students to create compelling narratives to effectively transmit the results of their analysis. Students learn various techniques and tools to present analytical results visually, communicate information clearly, and articulate the business insights revealed by analytics effectively. Topics will include data visualization software packages (e.g. Tableau) to present data dynamically, visual querying linked multi-dimensional visualization, dashboards, geographical information system (GIS), animation, personalization, and actionable alerts.


Candidates must have a Master's or Ph.D. preferred in a relevant area of Business Analytics or a closely related field.

Candidates should have a successful record of teaching experience at the undergraduate level and experience/familiarity with online/hybrid instruction in order to prepare for contingencies. This position requires all course work to be performed in the state of California. Candidates must perform all course-related work within the state of California.

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