Job description

JOB NO.: 96890-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Instructional

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 96890-AS

Working Title: Lecturer in Statistics


FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JANUARY 04, 2019

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

ACADEMIC (9 months)

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Graduate degree (MS or PhD) in Statistics or related field required.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Candidate should have at least one year's work experience in an education, research, or industry setting. Prior classroom teaching experiences are desirable although not required. Candidates should have excellent teaching, interpersonal, teamwork, written and oral communication skills, as well as keen attention to detail and precision, excellent organizational skills, ability to work and complete tasks under deadline pressures, high degree of initiative and resourcefulness, and proven success and effectiveness in working both independently and in team.

License or certificate:

Position Summary:

The Department of Statistics at University of Wisconsin-Madison is actively engaged in educational innovations. Two new revenue-generating programs were launched recently: a Visiting International Students Program (VISP) for undergraduate students at selected international universities and a Master's Degree in Statistics - Data Science Option (MSDS). In addition, a variety of curriculum modernization initiatives are underway aimed at substantially improving the quality of learning for students in both traditional and revenue programs. We are seeking a candidate to join a team of excellent instructors engaged in these educational innovation efforts with shared vision and passion, strong teaching and professional skills and proven track records.

Additional Information:


Derek Bean
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

Please click on the "Apply Now" button to start the application process.

An applicant may be hired into a Senior Lecturer, Lecturer or Associate Lecturer title dependent upon experience. Title will be determined upon hire.

For questions on the position, contact: Derek Bean at [email protected] or 608-263-3615

To apply for this position you will need to upload a cover letter, resume and a document with contact information for at least three professional references, including your current supervisor. References will not be contacted without advanced notice.

Your cover letter should address your qualifications as they pertain to the minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience listed above.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Dec 5 2018 Central Standard Time

Application Close: Dec 19 2018 11:55 PM Central Standard Time





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Posted: 12/6/2018
Application Due: 12/20/2018
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