Tuesday, December 20, 2011

The Department of Statistics at the University of Georgia invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor in the area of mathematical statistics, starting August 2012. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in Statistics, and scholarly credentials must reflect a strong commitment to research in statistical theory and teaching. Successful applicants are expected to develop a research program that will be competitive for external funding. To apply for the position, candidates should visit http://recruitment.franklin.uga.edu/statistics and provide all of the requested information. At this site, candidates should also upload a single PDF file consisting of an application letter, a curriculum vita, a research summary statement that highlights an interest in and contributions to statistical theory, a statement on teaching philosophy, and a copy of the graduate school transcript. Upon receipt of the application, the three references supplied by the applicant will be asked to submit letters of recommendation at the same website. Applications received by January 2, 2012, will be assured consideration. For more information about the department and the university, please go to http://www.stat.uga.edu

The Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, its many units, and the University of Georgia are committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and students, and to sustaining a work and learning environment that is inclusive. Women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University is an EEO/AA institution.