The Department of Mathematics at the University of Kansas invites applications for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor position in Statistics expected to begin as early as August 18, 2020. Candidates must demonstrate an outstanding record of research and must be strongly committed to excellence in teaching. Requirements for the position include a PhD in Mathematics, Statistics or related fields and outstanding publication record in Statistics.
For a complete announcement and to apply online, go to https://employment.ku.edu/academic/15639BR.A complete on-line application includes: C.V., cover letter, research and teaching statements, and the names and contact information for four references. In addition, at least four recommendation letters (teaching ability must be addressed in at least one letter) should be submitted electronically to https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/14660. Initial review of applications will begin November 18, 2019 and continue as long as needed to identify a qualified pool. In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, the university actively encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups in higher education.
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Ph.D. in Mathematics, Statistics or related fields expected by the start date of appointment (August 18, 2020)
Research area in statistics
Demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching in mathematics as evidenced by teaching philosophy statement and/or reference letter on teaching
Demonstrated commitment to excellence in research as evidenced by graduate coursework, dissertation research, publications, and/or externally funded research grants.
About Department of Mathematics, University of Kansas
The University of Kansas is a major educational and research institutuion with 28,000 students. The Mathematics Department's faculty and students are engaged in research activity in a variety of areas of pure and applied mathematics and statistics. Recent interdisciplinary work has involved projects in biology, computer science, economics, engineering, geology, medicine, and physics.