The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Eastern Kentucky University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in statistics at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 15, 2017. A Ph. D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a related area with a specialization or emphasis in statistics is required by the start of employment. Preference will be given to candidates whose expertise complements the expertise and interests of other faculty in the department. The successful candidate is expected to teach 12 hours per semester, including courses ranging from introductory statistics to graduate-level statistics courses; establish a record of scholarship and publication; and contribute to departmental, college, and university service. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To be considered for the position, applicants must apply through EKU's employment site at jobs.eku.edu (search requisition #0620343).
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Eastern Kentucky University is an EEO/AA institution that values diversity in its faculty, staff, and student body. In keeping with this commitment, the University welcomes applications from diverse candidates and candidates who support diversity.