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Assistant Professor

East Carolina University

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Job Title:

Assistant Professor

Position Number :


Vacancy Open to :

All Candidates

Department :

AAH Math

Department Homepage :

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Division :

Academic Affairs

Classification Title :

Assistant Professor

Working Title :

Assistant Professor

Number of Vacancies :


Full Time Equivalent (FTE) :


Full Time or Part Time :

Full Time

Recruitment Range:

Commensurate with Qualifications

Position Location (City) :


Position Type:

Faculty (Teaching)

Job Category :

Faculty (Teaching)

Organizational Unit Overview:

East Carolina University ( is a member of the 17-campus University of North Carolina System and is classified as a Doctoral/Research-Intensive University and enrolls 29,000 students with over 5,500 pursuing graduate and professional degrees. ECU is located in Greenville, NC (pop. 90,000), which lies ~80 miles east of Raleigh and a short distance to the Atlantic coast.

The Department of Mathematics ( is one of the sixteen departments of the Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences at East Carolina University. The department houses a research-active community, publishing across a variety of fields including mathematics, statistics, applied mathematics, and actuarial science. BA, BS, and MA degrees in mathematics are offered, all with concentrations in statistics available.

The Department of Mathematics values interdisciplinary research and has collaborated with faculty in Biology, Medicine, Physics, and Mathematics Education, as well as having educational initiatives with a number of departments. ECU values diversity and seeks to create an inclusive environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff, and administration. The Department of Mathematics also embraces ECU’s values around diversity and inclusion and strongly encourages applications from women, people of color, and historically underrepresented groups.

Job Duties :

East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Statistics in the Department of Mathematics, contingent upon funding, beginning August 16, 2022.

The successful applicant is expected to effectively teach courses in statistics and probability at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, establish and/or continue an active research program, pursue external funding, help promote our undergraduate and graduate programs, and provide appropriate service to the department, university, profession, and community.

Minimum Education/Experience :

A Ph.D in Statistics or closely related field is required.

License or Certification Required by Statute or Regulation :


Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education :

Applicants having statistical expertise that could be the basis of collaboration within STEM disciplines or the School of Medicine at ECU are especially encouraged to apply.

Special Instructions to Applicant :

Screening will begin January 17, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. At, applicants must complete a candidate profile, submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for at least three current references. After the application is submitted, three official letters of reference, one of which should address teaching, will be requested; references will receive an email invitation from PeopleAdmin. Official transcripts required at the time of hire and can be sent to: Dr. Chris Jantzen, Chair, Department of Mathematics, [email protected] .

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

Additional Instructions to Applicant:

In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable.

Job Open Date :


Open Until Filled:


Initial Screening Begins :


Rank Level:

Assistant Professor

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East Carolina University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. We encourage qualified applicants from women, minorities, veterans, individuals with a disability, and historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race/ethnicity, color, genetic information, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, political affiliation, or veteran status.

Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) should contact the Department of Human Resources at (252) 737-1018 (Voice/TTY) or [email protected].

Eligibility for Employment :

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. ECU participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Office of Human Resources Contact Information :

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (252) 328-9847 or toll free at 1-866-489-1740 or send an email to [email protected] Our office is available to provide assistance Monday-Friday from 8:00-5:00 EST.


ECU offers a challenging academic environment and an energetic campus life. We are committed to excellence through a talented and diverse faculty and staff. One of the perks of working at ECU is that you can take up to 9 credit hours of classes per year at no cost to you. There is also a textbook loan program in place available to permanent ECU staff and faculty, or their eligible dependent children or spouse. ECU also offers excellent benefits, including health care and retirement plans, and generous leave time.

Scholarship. Discovery. Service. Leadership.

Here, those values are more than just buzzwords. They indicate the wealth of opportunity that ECU students experience while engaging in the rigorous pursuit of knowledge. They define the many ways in which students innovate and forge new paths. They encompass the life lessons our students learn while serving others and improving communities. They emphasize the encouragement our students receive to stand up and lead the way into a brighter tomorrow.

To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University:

  • Uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access;
  • Prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society;
  • Develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change;
  • Discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond;
  • Transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and
  • Improves quality of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics.

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