Applied Statistics, Data analysis/processing, Statistical theory/probability
The Department of Statistics at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, invites applications for two tenure-track assistant professor positions to begin September 1, 2018. Exceptional candidates at higher ranks will be considered subject to additional approval from the administration. This is a nine-month appointment. A Ph.D. in statistics or a related field is required. Applicants are expected to have demonstrated outstanding research potential and excellence in teaching. Candidates in all areas of statistics and data science will be considered. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Send electronic versions of vitae, academic transcript, statement of current and future research plans, statement of teaching philosophy and experience, evidence of teaching excellence, selected publications, and arrange to have three recommendation letters sent to MathJobs.org. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. For more information, visit http://www.lsa.umich.edu/stats/. The University of Michigan is supportive of the needs of dual career couples and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
The Department of Statistics currently have 25 regular faculty members, several others with courtesy appointments, and about 8 teaching faculty. Faculty members have joint appointments in Biostatistics, Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Industrial & Operations Engineering, Institute for Social Research, Political Science, Psychiatry, Psy...chology, and Sociology. Our faculty members have broad research interests, covering statistical theory, methodology, and computing. We are also engaged in a wide range of interdisciplinary applications in life sciences, social sciences, engineering, information technology, etc.