Data analysis/processing, Mathematical statistics, Methodological techniques (general)
The Department of Statistics at Iowa State University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning August 16, 2018. For more information, see: http://www.iastatejobs.com/postings/28404
Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate level courses, graduate student advising, professional and institutional service, developing and sustaining a high-impact research program that can successfully compete for external funding, and participating in collaborative research with researchers in other disciplines. A percentage of the teaching responsibility associated with this position will be in support of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences' undergraduate program in data science.
Preferred experience includes: the ability to teach statistics classes at all levels and more general data science classes at the undergraduate level; the potential to secure research funding, to carry out high-quality research in statistics and to publish research results in top-tier journals; and the potential to participate in collaborative research efforts with researchers in other disciplines.
The doctoral program in Statistics is ranked as one of the top programs in the country and produces about 15 PhD graduates annually. The program currently has about 140 graduate students, 100 undergraduates, and 38 faculty. Further information about the department can be found at
For further information about this posting, contact Department Chair Max Morris at email@example.com.
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against. Inquiries can be directed to the Office of Equal Opportunity, 3410 Beardshear Hall, 515 Morrill Road, 515 294-7612, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Ph.D. or equivalent degree in statistics or a closely related discipline is required.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with qualifications.
Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. More than 36,000 students are enrolled and are served by over 6,200 faculty and staff.
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