We are starting a 6-faculty "big data" faculty search, with machine learning and systems being key focus areas. The position ad is here:http://www.mathcs.emory.edu/Emory U is in Atlanta, GA, and has been a consistently ranked in the top 20 of U.S. universities, and while traditionally has been focusing on life sciences research, is now seriously expanding computational-* programs across all schools. The CS Phd program was only started in 2007, but has managed to attract pretty good students.
uploaded-files/Emory-DS-Ad.pdf. We are starting to review candidates soon.