Applied Statistics, Biometrics/biostatistics, Data analysis/processing
The Department of Mathematics at North Carolina A&T State University invites applications for a 9-month, tenure-track assistant or associate professorship in Statistics available in August 2019. The Department encourages persons from all areas of Statistics, Biostatistics, Advanced Data Analytics or Data Science to apply but is particularly interested in areas of statistical learning or machine learning, spatio-temporal data analysis, image and textual mining, data visualization, bioinformactics, multivariate statistics, high performance statistical computing or computational statistics. The Department of Mathematics seeks strong candidates with a Ph.D. in Statistics, Advanced Data Analytics, or Data Science to join a growing Department with interactive faculty. Experience and track record indicating excellent potential to conduct research and advise students, and ability to teach statistics undergraduate and graduate courses are required. Other desirable attributes include excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to interact with an interdisciplinary and collaborative intellectual community. The detailed posting of the position can be found at https://jobs.ncat.edu/postings/16191.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics or Data Science by the anticipated date of appointment, experience and track record indicating excellent potential to conduct research and advise students, and ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the Department.
Applications will be reviewed beginning December 1, 2018, and the review will continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants must submit the following items via the job posting at https://jobs.ncat.edu/postings/16191: 1) electronic application for employment (resumes will not be accepted in lien of completing an electronic application); 2) letter of interest (cover letter); 3) current curriculum vitae; 4) legible copies of all undergraduate and graduate transcripts (upload a copy of each transcript under the degree name; original transcripts will be required if hired); 5) statement of teaching philosophy; and 6) statement of research interests and accomplishments.
The position is open to any area of statistics, Advanced Data Analytics or Data Science with preference given to those whose research expertise and interests lie in the areas of statistical or machine learning, spatio-temporal data analysis, image and textual mining, data visualization, bioinformactics, multivariate statistics, high performance statistical computing or computational statistics. For the position of assistant professor, applicants must show strong research potential and commitment to excellence in teaching, learning and student success. Research productivity beyond the doctoral dissertation is expected. For an associate professorship, applicants should show evidence of excellence in teaching, learning and student success, and have an established research reputation, including success in securing extramural funding, record of publications and supervision of graduate students. Postdoctoral research experience or equivalent industrial experience is desirable. University teaching experience is a plus.
Internal Number: Position 1554
About North Carolina A&T State University
North Carolina A & T State University is a public, doctoral/high research and 1890 land-grant
university that enrolls nearly 11,900 students. The Department of Mathematics is an academic
unit within the College of Science and Technology, seeking to provide undergraduate and
graduate students with an inviting environment that inspires them to become leaders in their
fields and areas of expertise. The Department of Mathematics offers degree programs in Pure
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, and Mathematics Education at the B.S. level,
Applied Mathematics at the M.S. level, as well as Master of Arts in Teaching Mathematics. The
Mathematics faculty have a strong involvement with two interdisciplinary doctoral programs:
Energy and Environmental Systems Ph.D. program, and Computational Science and
Engineering Ph.D. program. The Department of Mathematics enrolled over 70 undergraduate
majors and 21 master’s students in fall 2017 and currently has 23 tenured or tenure-track faculty
and 4 full-time non-tenure-track faculty. In the 2016-2017 academic year, the Department
graduated 8 undergraduate students and 11 master’s students. In terms of student credit hours
tau...ght, it is, as befits a STEM oriented university, the largest department in the College of
Science and Technology.