Teaching Assistant Professor

Jul 22, 2017
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Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Number: 00106353

Primary Function of Organization Unit: The Department of Statistics at North Carolina State University was founded in 1941 by Gertrude M. Cox,and is one of the oldest and largest programs in the country. The department offers a diverse set of programs including Mathematical Statistics, Biomedical Statistics, Environmental Statistics, Industrial Statistics, and Statistical Genetics. The Department of Statistics is unique among Statistics departments in that it houses graduate programs in Statistics and Bioinformatics. The Department has more than 40 primary faculty members, most of whom are housed in SAS Hall on the University's main campus, and more than 100 undergraduate and 160 graduate students. The primary function of the Department is to achieve outstanding research, teaching, mentoring, consulting and collaborations on campus and world-wide, within a cohesive and diverse department, where all students, faculty, and staff receive fair and equitable treatment.

Essential Job Duties: The position carries responsibilities for teaching undergraduate and graduate level courses, advising students, and contributing to program development and scholarly activities in the department. Quality teaching is a prerequisite for advancement. Teaching responsibilities will include undergraduate and graduate level courses in statistics.

Minimum Education/Experience: Requires doctor's degree, an equivalent degree, or equivalent professional experience

Department Required Skills: N/A

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: The ideal candidate will have experience as a teaching assistant, guest lecturer, and as instructor of record for large introductory statistics courses. Recognition of teaching excellence in the form of awards and honors, and participation in a statistical learning group environment are desirable. Familiarity with SAS and R in a teaching environment is a plus, as is consulting experience, and willingness to teach statistical consulting courses.

Necessary Licenses and Certifications: N/A

AA/EOE: NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at "www.wes.org":http//wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

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