The University of Arkansas Department of Mathematical Sciences invites applications for one tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin in August 2019. The position is open to candidates with research interests in Statistics, Data Science, or Computational Methods in the context of data science. Preference will be given to candidates in areas that match those represented in the department (e.g., Bayesian statistics, spatial processes, state space models, nonparametric methods). Candidates capable to collaborate with the growing Applied Mathematics group will be considered with particular interest.
The University of Arkansas has recently started an interdisciplinary MS program in Statistics and Analytics and has launched an Institute for Advanced Data Analytics. The University is currently developing a BS in Data Science. Faculty hires intended to support the new program as well as research in the broad area of data science are underway across the University.
Ph.D. in statistics, mathematics, or a closely related area, conferred by the time of appointment
Demonstrated potential for a successful research and teaching career
Internal Number: Posting 30619
About Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Arkansas Fayetteville
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