The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at San Diego State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Biostatistics, beginning in Fall 2021. Focused research areas include, but are not limited to, design and analysis of clinical trials, statistical genetics, longitudinal data analysis, survival analysis, Bayesian methods, and computationally intensive methods. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a closely related field, and demonstrate excellent teaching skills and outstanding research potential. Preference may be given to candidates in the focused research areas described above and to those who would be able to augment or interact with existing groups within the Division of Statistics. Candidates should demonstrate the potential and commitment to seek extramural funding. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in our PhD program in Computational Science, as well as in our BS and MS programs in Statistics, Biostatistics, and Data Science.
Applications should include: a cover letter, curriculum vita, a statement of research program, and three letters of recommendation sent directly to the search committee. A statement must be included in your cover letter explaining your commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds. Please see https://math.sdsu.edu/resources/jobs/2021-tt-ap-biostatistics for full details.
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About San Diego State University
San Diego State University is the largest university in San Diego and the third largest in California. The highly diverse campus community has a student population of over 36,000 and approximately 5,849 faculty and staff. SDSU is currently designated as a Doctoral / Research-Intensive University by the Carnegie Foundation. Established in 1897, SDSU offers bachelor degrees in 84 areas, masters in 76 and doctorates in 21. See http://www.sdsu.edu for more information. SDSU is a large, diverse, urban university and Hispanic-Serving Institution with a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusive excellence. Our campus community is diverse in many ways, including race, religion, color, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, pregnancy, medical condition, and covered veteran status. We strive to build and sustain a welcoming environment for all.