Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor

Oct 14, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Number: 00105558

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 over 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, conducting scholarly research, advising students, and contributing to program development and scholarly activities in the department. Quality teaching and research leading to publications in scholarly journals are prerequisites for advancement. Teaching responsibilities will include undergraduate and graduate level courses in statistics. The person in this position is expected to develop or continue vigorous, nationally recognized research programs and is expected to serve as research adviser for doctoral students. The employee is expected to obtain/continue external support for research through competitive grants and to communicate the results to the biostatistics, bioinformatics and/or statistics communities by publishing regularly in refereed journals and by presenting at professional meetings and in other departments at NC State and other universities.

Minimum Education/Experience: Must have a PhD in Statistics or Biostatistics.

Department Required Skills: * Demonstrated commitment to academic and research excellence. * Successful applicants will have established a competitive independent research program, or will otherwise possess the clear potential to do so. * Candidates should possess excellent teaching skills. * Excellent verbal and writing skills are required.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: N/A

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 "":http// Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

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