Applied Statistics, Data analysis/processing, Mathematical statistics
The Department of Statistics at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, invites applications for multiple tenure-track assistant professor positions starting in August 2018. We seek exceptionally strong candidates with backgrounds and interests in all areas of Statistics, from fundamental theory to development and application of quantitative methods in related fields, such as data science, machine learning, and predictive analytics, where innovative and principled use of statistics is of vital importance. Responsibilities include undergraduate teaching and training of graduate students.
Deadline for applications: December 31, 2017 or until position(s) are filled. To apply, visit http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/496092/assistant-professor-of-statistics. (position 91711 and apply on line.) Application materials required include a letter of interest, detailed resume, copy of transcripts, summary of thesis and/or copies of research papers, and at least three letters of reference. At least one of the letters should speak to the applicant's effectiveness as a teacher.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Background check may be required prior to employment.
Candidates must have Ph.D. in statistics or closely related field prior to start of appointment. Prior teaching experience highly preferred. Must be able to demonstrate potential for excellence in teaching and scholarly research. Candidates will be expected to teach courses in statistics or closely related field at the undergraduate and graduate levels as well as perform university and professional service as appropriate
3 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Department of Statistics has 20 faculty, over 165 graduate students, department is well known for its strong interplay between statistical theory, methodology and practice. University of Wisconsin-Madison ranks among the top universities in the country in research expenditures and provides excellent support for external funding. Excellent benefits