Applied Statistics, Mathematical statistics, Operations research
The Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering (IMSE) at Iowa State University invites applications for a faculty position in the area of engineering statistics and data analytics at the rank of assistant, associate, or full professor to begin in August 2017. An earned Ph.D. in statistics or a closely related field by the employment start date is required. Candidates will be expected to develop and teach undergraduate and graduate courses, establish and sustain a strong research program in their area of expertise, act as adviser to graduate students and undergraduate student research, and provide service to the department, college, and university.
Required Education and Experience
An earned Ph.D. in Statistics or a closely related field by the employment start date.
Strong theoretical training in statistics
Demonstrated ability to develop sound new statistical methodology for application in engineering problems
Exposure to engineering research or operations problems
Candidates at the level of Assistant Professor must demonstrate ability or potential for funded research and for excellence in teaching in engineering statistics and data analytics.
Candidates at the level of Associate or Full Professor, in addition to the above, must demonstrate ability for funded research and for excellence in teaching in engineering statistics and data analytics commensurate with qualifications for the rank at Iowa State University.
Preferred Education and Experience
Practical experience in some area of engineering statistics and/or (big) data analytics
The IMSE department has a history of excellence in classical engineering statistics (including reliability, experimental design and analysis, statistical metrology, and process control) and in modern big data analytics. It has collaborations in these areas across the College of Engineering.
Iowa State University is a comprehensive, land grant, Carnegie Doctoral/Research Extensive University ...with an enrollment of over 36,000 students. The College of Engineering comprises 8 departments, with 250+ faculty members and annual research expenditures exceeding $88 million. Iowa State's nearly 2000 acre, park-like campus is located in Ames, Iowa, consistently ranks within the top ten livable small cities in the nation.
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.