Tenure Track Faculty in Statistics

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
11 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
08 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Faculty of Arts and Sciences


Position Description

The Department of Statistics invites applications for a tenure-track professor for the 2019-2020 academic year. We seek strong candidates in any field of statistics and probability as well as in any interdisciplinary areas where innovative and principled use of statistics and/or probability is of vital importance.

Basic Qualifications

Completion of the doctorate, or an equivalent terminal degree, in statistics or a related discipline will be required by the start date of the appointment.

Additional Qualifications

Candidates should have strong doctoral records and demonstrated teaching and research experience or the promise of achieving such distinction. The tenure-track professor will be responsible for teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Special Instructions

  1. Cover letter
  2. curriculum vitae
  3. Teaching statement (approach and philosophy)
  4. Research statement
  5. Representative publications, if applicable
  6. Names and contact information of 3 to 5 references who will be asked by a system-generated email to upload a letter of recommendation once a candidate’s application has been submitted. Three recommendation letters are required, and the application is considered complete only when at least 3 letters have been received.

Contact Information

Karen Barkow
Department of Statistics
Harvard University
1 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.