A successful candidate will be expected to provide innovative and excellent instruction, advise graduate students, conduct and publish research (collaboratively or individually), and participate in typical university, college, and departmental activities.
A Ph.D. in statistics or a closely related field prior to date of hire is required. Experience in teaching applied statistics and collaborating on applied research projects is highly desired. We are particularly interested in applicants who can complement and enhance existing faculty expertise in the areas of business, economics, biology, or agricultural sciences. Strong candidates in other areas of statistics may also be considered. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.
New Mexico State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher learning accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities. An active research university, with funding exceeding $90 million for research and public service. NMSU is classified as a Hispanic-serving institution by the federal government with a total minority enrollment over 50%. Home to the state’s NASA Space Grant Program, NMSU is located in Las Cruces, which features desert mesas, the farmlands of the Rio Grande Valley, and mountain vistas. Nearby are three national monuments—the Prehistoric Trackway, White Sands, and the newly established Organ Mountains and Desert Peaks. The University is committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment. New Mexico State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.