The University of Nebraska at Omaha seeks candidates for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor of Mathematics – Mathematical Statistics position to begin August 17, 2020. Statistics, data science, and operations research make up the rapidly-growing Data and Decision Sciences (DDS) program within the Department of Mathematics.
The successful candidate with join the expanding Data and Decision Sciences (DDS) group within the Department of Mathematics. This group contains faculty with expertise in statistics, operations research and data science. Mathematics students can choose a concentration in any of these three areas at both the undergraduate and master’s levels. The successful candidate will work closely with faculty and students in the DDS group, teach undergraduate and graduate courses in both mathematics and statistics, supervise graduate students, and maintain an active research program. An interest in teaching introductory mathematics and statistics courses is particularly desirable.
The university and department have a strong commitment to diversity in its varied forms and to fostering an inclusive and welcoming learning environment where students, faculty and staff thrive and succeed. With a metropolitan mission, UNO serves a diverse student body with a large number of first generation college students and is also actively engaged with the community in myriad ways. For additional information on our vibrant campus community, please see our recent ad in Chronicle of Higher Education. https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000505317-01
We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of under-represented groups and strongly encourage women and persons of color to apply.
The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNO is a VEVRAAFederal Contractor and an E-Verify employer.
Interested candidates must submit an application online at https://unomaha.peopleadmin.com/postings/9929 Please include the following: (1) a letter of interest; (2) current curriculum vitae; (3) statement of teaching philosophy; and (4) statement of research interests. Additionally, three letters of recommendation should be sent directly to Dr. Andrew Swift (firstname.lastname@example.org), Department of Mathematics, University of Nebraska – Omaha, 6001 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68182. Review of applications will begin on December 5, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.
Internal Number: 2019F-00149
About University of Nebraska at Omaha
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