Assistant / Associate / Full Professor in Statistics - Data Science

Location
Gainesville FL
Posted
Oct 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

Assistant / Associate / Full Professor in Statistics - Data Science

Job Description:

The Department of Statistics at the University of Florida invites applications for two open-rank, tenure-track faculty positions to begin August 16, 2017. Successful candidates will have an established research program in statistics with an emphasis on data science and interests in interdisciplinary research contributing to the mission of the UF Informatics Institute. Candidates at the associate or full professor level should have an established record of publication in leading journals and success in obtaining extramural funding. Duties include teaching, research, and service.

The Department is committed to creating an environment that affirms diversity across a variety of dimensions, including ethnicity/race, gender identity and expression. We particularly welcome applicants who can contribute to such an environment through their scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and professional service. The university and greater Gainesville communities enjoy a diversity of cultural events, restaurants, year-round outdoor recreational activity, and social opportunities.

Advertised Salary:

The salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes a full benefits package.

Minimum Requirements:

 A PhD in statistics or a closely related field is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

 

Special Instructions to Applicants:

For full consideration, applications must be submitted online at http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/listing/ job number 504198, and must include: (1) a letter summarizing the applicant's qualifications, ongoing research directions, and interests in the Department, (2) a complete curriculum vitae, and (3) teaching/research statement. In addition, names and email address for three references must be provided on the application. An email will be sent automatically to your references, requesting them to upload their letter. Applications will be reviewed beginning November 15, 2017 as received and the position will remain open until filled.

The final candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an educational institution outside of the United States must be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/

The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. The selection process will be conducted in accordance Florida's Sunshine and Public Records Laws. If an accommodation due to disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD).

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