The Department of Mathematical Sciences anticipates hiring one full-time Assistant Professor with an emphasis in statistics and data science, beginning July 2020. We seek an energetic passionate data professional with a desire to educate and develop future decision makers. Come join our team and work with talented students and collaborative colleagues as we expand our nationally recognized analytics programs to incorporate data science. We want an individual who possesses or can develop the skills to assume a significant leadership role in our data science program.
Applications must be received by 15 November 2019. U. S. citizenship required. The Federal Government is an equal opportunity employer.The United States Air Force Academy values the benefits of diversity among the faculty to include a variety of educational backgrounds and professional and life experiences.
Required qualifications: A doctoral degree in mathematics, applied mathematics, statistics, or data science. Demonstrated expertise in statistics or data science is required for applicants whose degrees are in mathematics or applied mathematics. Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential. Every faculty member must have the personal attributes of integrity, cooperation, and initiative.
Desired qualifications: Preference will be given to applicants whose education and experiences indicate the ability to engage in our statistics and data science program, with the potential to assume a leadership role in the development and management of the program. In addition, a strong record or potential for research involving undergraduates is highly valued.
Additional Salary Information: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Note: Salary shown on the USA Jobs website is the minimum salary and may be negotiated to a higher level depending on qualifications and experience.
About U. S. Air Force Academy
The United States Air Force Academy (USAFA), located just north of Colorado Springs, Colorado, is an undergraduate institution which awards the Bachelor of Science degree as part of its mission to educate, train, and inspire men and women to become officers of character, motivated to lead the United States Air Force in service to our nation. Upon graduation, cadets are commissioned as 2nd Lieutenants in the Air Force. The Academy faculty is an integrated group of military and civilian educators. The student body consists of approximately 4000 men and women representing every state and several foreign countries. The curriculum includes core academic and professional courses, and numerous disciplinary and interdisciplinary majors.