Applied Statistics, Data analysis/processing, Statistical theory/probability
The Department of Statistical Science at Duke University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level to begin in July/August 2018. Applicants from all areas of statistical science are encouraged to apply.
Applicants should submit a letter, curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, letters from three references, and one reprint/preprint via https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9716. Enquiries can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Initial screening of the applicant pool will begin on November 15, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.
The Department of Statistical Science is an internationally recognized center of excellence for research and education in contemporary statistical methodology. We currently have 23 regular rank faculty, 18 visiting, adjunct, and postdoctoral faculty, and over 100 graduate students. Beyond core research in theory and methodology of statistical and computational sciences, collaborative interactions exist with a range of Duke departments, institutes and centers. The PhD program is complemented by our MS and BA/BS degrees in Statistical Science. See http://stat.duke.edu.
Duke University, located in Durham NC, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Applications from women and minorities are strongly encouraged. Individuals in dual career couples are encouraged to visit http://provost.duke.edu/faculty/partner/, the website on Duke’s Advantages for Faculty, for information on opportunities for dual career couples in the area and how the university can help.
The Department of Statistical Science is nationally ranked in the top 5 research departments and as a top 10 graduate program. The Department currently (2012) has 18 faculty, ~50 graduate students, ~20 research-active undergraduate majors, numerous postdocs, vistors and affiliated researchers listed under People.
Recognized as the world's leading center for Bayesian statistics and its interdi...sciplinary applications, the Department is a Duke campus hub for statistical and computational research. The Department administers and teaches a broad range of undergraduate statistics courses, including introductory courses and more advanced courses for the Statistical Science major. The PhD program is distinguished by its strong focuses in complex stochastic modelling, Bayesian statistics, scientific computation, and inter-disciplinary statistics research. The departmental offers a concurrent Master's degree to PhD students in other Duke departments, and a joint MS in Statistical and Economic Modelling.