Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics
The University of Chicago: Physical Sciences Division: Department of Statistics
The Department of Statistics in the Physical Sciences Division at the University of Chicago invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor. We particularly seek individuals doing advanced research in probability, statistical methodology, theory, or in related fields.
The University of Chicago has the highest standards for scholarship and faculty quality, is dedicated to fundamental research, and has an inherently inter-disciplinary structure that is very supportive of newly emerging research opportunities, and appointments may be made jointly with another department in the University.
By the time of hire candidates must have completed all requirements for the PhD in statistics or some field of mathematics or science where statistical concepts or methods play an important role.
A demonstrated research record appropriate to the rank, and experience teaching, are required.
Applications must be submitted online through the University of Chicago’s Academic Jobs website: http://apply.interfolio.com/69263 . Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2019 and will continue until all positions are filled.
The following materials are required:
- cover letter;
- curriculum vitae including a list of publications;
- statement describing past and current research accomplishments and outlining future research plans;
- description of teaching philosophy and experience;
- applicants are required to provide contact information for three references who can provide confidential letters of evaluation.