Applied Statistics, Data analysis/processing, Mathematical statistics
The position is a tenure-eligible Assistant Professor of Statistics. Applicants will be expected to be active in research in Statistics or Data Science, be able to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Statistics. contribute to our doctoral program, and aid in our developing program in Data Science.
Applicants must apply on-line at https://jobs.wichita.edu to apply for the position.
Completed applications should include application letter, curriculum vita, statements about teaching and research, a diversity statement; and, arrange to have three letters of reference sent to: Stephen W. Brady, Search Committee Chair, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Physics, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS 67260-0033, USA or emailed to email@example.com, FAX: 316-978-3748.
Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a satisfactory criminal background check as required by Board of Regents Policy. Wichita State University does not discriminate in its employment practices, educational programs, or activities on the basis of age (40 years or older), ancestry, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a veteran. The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding WSU’s non-discrimination policies: the Institutional Equity and Compliance Director (Telephone: (316) 978-3205), Title IX Coordinator (Telephone: (316) 978-5177), or Equal Opportunity Coordinator (Telephone: (316)(978-3205), Title IX Coordinator (Telephone: (316) 978-5177), or Equal Opportunity Coordinator (Telephone: (316) 978-3186), each located at Wichita State University, 1845 Fairmount, Wichita, KS 67260, Human Resources Building.
A Ph.D. in Statistics or equivalent; active in research in Statistics/Data Science with strong research potential and ability to participate in/contribute to doctoral program; strong commitment to excellence in teaching with prior successful university teaching experience in statistics/data analysis; excellent communication skills; successful experience with diverse populations; willingness to accommodate a variety of learning styles and strategies in instructional delivery and learning activities, including online and blended learning, flexible teaching methods, and applied learning approaches are required.
About Wichita State University
The university is located in Wichita, Kansas, a metropolitan area of 500,000 and is called "The air capital of the world" with aircraft industries including Spirit Aviation, Beech, Cessna, and Leerjet and McConnell Air Force Base as well as Koch Industries and Coleman. The student body is approximately 15,000 and the university has degrees including Bachelor, Master, and Phd degrees in nine colleges. The university is celebrating 125 years of continued educational excellence as an urban university in the largest city in Kansas.