Associate/Full Professor, College of Natural Sci.

United States, North America
Jun 09, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

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Position Information

Posting Number: 9049

Internal Posting Date: 02-07-2014

Internal Closing Date: Open Until Filled

External Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Review of Applications begins on: 03-13-2014

Job Title: Associate/Full Professor

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Multiple Position Numbers

Multiple Position Numbers No

Major Administrative Unit/College: College of Natural Science

Primary Department: 10032798 STATISTICS & PROBABILITY

Position Employee Group: Tenure System Faculty-FAS

Appointment Basis: Academic Year, 9 month

Appointment Status: Tenure System Faculty

Employment %: 100


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Project Tech/Flexible Appointment/Off-Date Information (if applicable):

Faculty: Salary Range
Support Staff: Pay Minimum
Salary and rank commensurate with experience

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Position Summary: The Department of Statistics and Probability at Michigan State University invites applications for a tenure system faculty position at the level of Associate Professor or Professor; start date negotiable. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain an active and funded program of research, supervise dissertations, and teach undergraduate and graduate level courses.

Faculty: Minimum Qualifications
Support Staff: Minimum Requirements
Requirements include an earned doctorate in statistics or a related field, a sustained strong record of research in statistics, excellence in teaching, and a strong record of research funding.

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Desired Qualifications: A strong record of interdisciplinary research.

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Required Applicant Documents: Resume/CV
Cover Letter
Learning Philosophy
Research Interests
Research Funding

Optional Applicant Documents: Other Document
Other Document 2
Other Document 3
Work/Writing Sample

Number of Reference Letters Required: See Special Instructions

Special Instructions to Applicants: For information about the Department of Statistics and Probability, please visit our Web site at

Review of applications will begin on March 13, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should include curriculum vitae, statement on research and teaching, and the names and contact information of at least four references who may be contacted by the search committee.

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Name/Title/Email Address of Search Committee Chair: Tapabrata Maiti, Professor,

If flex, dates of annual flex leave:

If flexible appointment, indicate end date of annual flex leave:

If flex, number of months worked per year

Union Affiliation Non Union