• STARTING DATE: Fall 2019 • DEPARTMENT: MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS; DIVISION OF STATISTICS • UNIVERSITY: FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY
The Division of Statistics in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Florida International University invites applications to fill a full-time, tenured/tenure track position (rank open) in Statistics starting in fall 2019. Successful candidates will be expected to have a Ph.D. in Statistics and maintain a strong research program (external funding for senior applicants, peer-reviewed scholarly work, mentoring of undergraduate/graduate and post-doctoral researchers), to teach/adapt/develop transformative courses in the discipline, to provide service to the department/college, and to have excellent communication skills. Preference will be given to candidates whose research and expertise aligns with the statistics needs of the Institute of Water and Environment InWE and/or the Global Forensic and Justice Center (which includes the International Forensic Research Institute - IFRI, Center for Advanced Research in Forensic Science - CARFS, and the National Forensic Science Technology Center - NFSTC). To read more about these and other FIU Preeminent Programs, click here.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 516674 at facultycareers.fiu.edu and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of research accomplishments and plans, and a statement on teaching and student mentoring as a single PDF file. Senior candidates should include information on past and current extramural funding. Candidates may be requested to provide names and contact information for at least three references who will be contacted as determined by the search committee. Review of applications will begin February 15, 2019, and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries may be addressed to Professor Sneh Gulati (email@example.com), Chair, Search Committee, or to Professor Hassan Zahedi (firstname.lastname@example.org), Director, Division of Statistics.
FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status."
Internal Number: 516674
About Florida International University
Florida International University is classified by Carnegie as a “R1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity” and recognized as a Carnegie Community Engaged university. It is a public research university with colleges and schools that offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as business, engineering, computer science, international relations, architecture, law and medicine. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU contributes almost $9 billion each year to the local economy and is ranked second in Florida in Forbes Magazine’s “America’s Best Employers” list. FIU graduates are consistently among the highest paid college graduates in Florida and are among the leaders of public and private organizations throughout South Florida. FIU is Worlds Ahead in finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our time. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its mission with multiple state-of-the-art research facilities including the Wall of Wind Research and Testing Facility, FIU’s Medina Aquarius Program and the Advanced Materials Engineering Research Institute. FIU has awarded more than 220,000 degrees and enrolls more than 54,000 stud...ents in two campuses and centers including FIU Downtown on Brickell, FIU@I-75, the Miami Beach Urban Studios, and Tianjin, China. FIU also supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA and more than 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. For more information about FIU, visit http://www.fiu.edu/.