Faculty Position FY22-059
November 4, 2021
Assistant Professor, Statistics and Mathematics
College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, a comprehensive state university 20 miles from downtown St. Louis, Missouri, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor beginning August 2022. The selected candidate will have a strong commitment to teaching and a capacity to establish independent research in at least one area of mathematics that will produce peer-reviewed products. Duties will include teaching introductory and upper-level courses in statistics and mathematics; mentoring students through senior projects and master’s theses; performing research; and contributing to the department, college, and university through appropriate service activities.
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics has 15 tenured or tenure-track faculty members and offers undergraduate programs in actuarial science, applied mathematics, mathematics, secondary education, and statistics, and master’s programs in applied and computational mathematics, mathematics, post-secondary mathematics education, and statistics and operations research. For more information, visit http://www.siue.edu/artsandsciences/math/
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Ph.D. in statistics or biostatistics, or Ph.D. in a related field such as mathematics, applied mathematics, or mathematical science with academic preparation in statistics or data science. Commitment to excellence in teaching undergraduate and graduate courses. Capacity to establish independent research in at least one area of mathematics that will produce peer-reviewed products. Applicants who are ABD may be considered.
Source of Funds
Commensurate on qualifications and experience.
Terms of Appointment
9-month, full-time, tenure-track position beginning August 2022.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of application; curriculum vitae; transcripts (unofficial transcripts are acceptable with initial application); a statement on how the applicant’s teaching, research, and service activities will contribute to enhancing inclusion, equity, and diversity at an institution of higher learning; and names of three references who can provide recommendation letters upon request (at least one addressing the applicant’s teaching). All materials will be submitted electronically through the AMS website, www.mathjobs.org
General correspondence about this position should be sent to Marcus Agustin, Statistics Search Committee Chair at [email protected]
All application materials must be received by January 10, 2022.
SIUE is a state university. Benefits under state-sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas. Applicants will be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment. SIUE is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workforce. We will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status. We encourage applications from women, minorities, protected veterans and people with disabilities.
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