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Assistant Professor of Statistics

Job description



The Department of Statistics at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky seeks applications for a full-time, tenure-track, Assistant Professor to begin Fall 2019. This position is open to candidates in any area of statistics and/or probability. Ph.D. in Statistics or related field is required. Applicants are expected to have demonstrated excellence in both teaching and research. Experience with computational and/or mathematical statistics is encouraged.

Applicants must submit the following: 1) curriculum vitae, 2) teaching statement (upload as Specific Request 1), 3) research statement (upload as Specific Request 2), and 4) a statement on inclusivity (upload under Specific Request 3): As a department and university, we are strongly committed to creating an inclusive and effective teaching, learning, research, and working environment for all. In one to two pages, applicants should reflect on their commitments, approaches, and insights related to inclusion, diversity, and equity. Also provide the names and contact information for three references when prompted in the academic profile. This information will be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

Selection process begins December 1, 2018 and continues until the position is filled.

For more information about the department, please visit http://stat.uky.edu.




Job Title
Assistant Professor of Statistics

Requisition Number
FE01639

Working Title


Department Name
8E130:Statistics

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position
Faculty

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

Ph.D. in Statistics or related field



Required Related Experience

n/a



Required License/ Registration/Certification

n/a



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Open Untill Filled
Yes

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.



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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Specific Request 1
  3. Specific Request 2
  4. Specific Request 3
Optional Documents

PI105919238

 

 

 

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Posted: 12/1/2018
Application Due: 1/30/2019
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