Biometrics/biostatistics, Data analysis/processing, Methodological techniques (general)
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Wright State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in statistics at the rank of assistant professor starting Fall 2019. Candidates from any area of statistics will be considered. Preference will be given to candidates who can contribute to the department’s new programs in the areas of data science or biostatistics. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in statistics or a related field (anticipated completion of all requirements by August, 2019).
The department offers an undergraduate major in Statistics, has a Master’s program in Applied Statistics including a biostatistics track, and is a major participating unit in an Interdisciplinary Applied Science and Mathematics PhD program. The university and surrounding industry provide many research collaboration opportunities in statistics.
To apply, candidates should submit a cover letter, a vita, a copy of graduate transcripts, a personal statement that addresses research and teaching, and arrange for three letters of recommendation. At least one letter should speak to the candidate’s teaching experience. All materials should be submitted to https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/13783.
Review of applications will begin on 04/08/2019 and will continue until the position is filled.
Wright State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and has a comprehensive Dual-Career Hiring Program for prospective faculty candidates and their partners. More information can be found at:
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in statistics or a related field (anticipated completion of all requirements by August, 2019).
About Wright State University
Wright State University, located 12 miles northeast of downtown Dayton, Ohio, serves nearly 18,000 students and offers more than 190 undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and professional degree programs through eight colleges and three schools. The university also operates a branch campus, Wright State University–Lake Campus, on the shores of Grand Lake St. Marys in Celina, Ohio.
Wright State University was named to honor aviation pioneers Orville and Wilbur Wright, who invented the world's first successful airplane in their Dayton bicycle shop. In fact, the Wright brothers conducted most of their early test flights at Huffman Prairie, just a short drive from our Dayton campus.