The Department of Statistics and the Institute of Bioinformatics at the University of Georgia invite applications for a position at the assistant or associate professor level, starting August 2011. Applicants must have a demonstrated research interest in bioinformatics. The tenure home for the position is in the Department of Statistics. A Ph.D. in statistics or a related field is required. Scholarly credentials must reflect a strong commitment to statistical research in bioinformatics, and senior applicants must have demonstrated this commitment in the form of an established research record of excellence. Applicants are expected to teach courses in both Statistics and the Bioinformatics degree program. In the form of a single PDF file, please send an application letter, curriculum vitae, statement summarizing research interests, and statement on teaching philosophy to bioinf@stat.uga.edu. Applicants at the assistant professor level should also arrange to be sent under separate cover to the address below a graduate school transcript and at least three letters of reference. Applicants at the associate professor level should provide names and addresses of three references that can be contacted. Applications received by January 14, 2011, will be assured consideration. For more information about the department and the institute, please go to http://www.stat.uga.edu and http://www.bioinformatics.uga.edu/.

Bioinformatics Search Committee
Statistics Department
University of Georgia
101 Cedar Street
Athens, GA 30602

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