Statistical process control/quality assurance, Statistical theory/probability
The Department of Statistics at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, invites applications for multiple tenure-track assistant professor positions starting in August 2019. We seek exceptionally strong candidates with a PhD in Statistics or related quantitative field requires and with backgrounds and interests in all areas of Statistics, with preference for those whose research experience is in areas such as data science, machine learning, statistical computing, Bayesian statistics, or statistical modeling.
Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2018 and continue until the positions are filled. Applications should include a letter of interest, a detailed resume, a copy of university transcripts, a research statement that includes a summary of dissertation and publications, and a teaching statement in a single PDF document, as well as names and contact information for at least three individuals to write letters of recommendation. At least one of the letters should speak to the applicant's effectiveness as a teacher. All application materials should be uploaded at the Jobs@UW website, http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/499356/assistant-professor-of-statistics (PVL 96020).
Ability to teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels in one or more of these areas or in statistical consulting is preferred. Other desirable attributes include excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to interact with an interdisciplinary and collaborative intellectual community. The incumbent will teach 3 courses per academic year, participate in the training of graduate students; conduct research in the area of statistics, present research at national meetings and publish results in leading statistical journals; participate in profession, university and community service
Internal Number: 96020
About University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Statistics has 21 faculty, over 165 graduate students, 150 undergraduate students, department is well known for its strong interplay between statistical theory, methodology, data science 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