Assistant Professor of Biostatistics

Lexington, KY
Jul 11, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The College of Public Health is seeking a faculty member in Biostatistics to teach Master's and doctoral students; conduct research, primarily focusing upon biostatistics as it relates to public health issues; and contribute to the service mission of the academic unit. This position requires a working relationship with faculty in other UK academic and research units. He or she will serve on appropriate committees and professional organizations on a national level, and appropriate College of Public Health, University, and department committees.

Please include a CV along with application.

Job Title
Assistant Professor of Biostatistics

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education

PhD or equivalent degree in a discipline germane to biostatistics.

Required Related Experience

Relevant experience in teaching, research, and service in biostatistics

Required License/ Registration/Certification



Demonstrated ability in research, teaching, and service.
Ability to relate with internal and external constituencies of the University involved in related disciplines.
Interpersonal skills in communicating with a wide variety of professionals within and outside the University.
A good understanding of public health issues and research in this area.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience


Deadline to Apply

Open Untill Filled

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's Online Employment System?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Academic Keys
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    • A colleague, friend, and/or family member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter


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