Open Rank, Tenure Track in Statistics

Location
Lewisburg, PA
Posted
Sep 01, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The Mathematics Department at Bucknell University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Statistics, to begin in August 2018. We expect to hire at the Assistant Professor level, but outstanding candidates will be considered at the Associate Professor or Professor level. Qualifications for the position include a Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, or closely related field, a strong commitment to teaching, and a high potential for research. We seek a teacher-scholar who will contribute to the department's focus on inclusiveness and the liberal arts mission. The successful candidate will join a team of four other statisticians teaching a variety of statistics courses while maintaining an active research program.

Applications include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts (unofficial copies accepted), a research statement, and a teaching statement. Please submit these and all other supporting materials electronically at mathjobs.org. A direct link to apply is: https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/10335.

Please arrange for three letters of recommendation (at least one of which should substantively address teaching) to be uploaded at mathjobs.org. Review of applications will begin October 21, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled.

Bucknell University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, marital status, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities.

Bucknell University is a private, highly selective, unique national University where liberal arts and strong professional programs in engineering, business, education and music complement each other. We seek candidates who are committed to Bucknell's efforts to create a climate that fosters the growth and development of a diverse student body, and we welcome applications from members of groups that have been historically underrepresented in higher education. Bucknell is a NCAA Division I (FCS) and Patriot League member institution that sponsors 27 varsity athletics programs. Located in Central Pennsylvania along the Susquehanna River, Bucknell is nestled in the Borough of Lewisburg, an architectural gem that has been ranked as one of America's best small towns. The Lewisburg area offers a unique combination of outdoor recreation opportunities, and appealing amenities such as art galleries, an art deco theater, historic museums, and charming independent boutiques and restaurants. In addition to the many cultural and athletic events offered by the University and the Borough, the surrounding region offers outstanding schools, medical facilities, and an affordable cost of living. For those who crave the city, Bucknell is within an easy three-hour drive to Philadelphia, New York, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C.

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