California State University, Bakersfield, Department Of Mathematics

910 12556Position ID: CSUB-STAT18 [#12556, 19/20 NSME 04]
Position Title: Assistant / Associate Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Bakersfield, California 93311, United States [map]
Subject Area: Statistics
Application Deadline: finished (offers accepted 2018/09/17, finished 2019/06/10, listed until 2019/03/05)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

CSU Bakersfield

School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Engineering

Position #: 19/20 NSME 04

Position: Assistant / Associate Professor (Rank dependent upon qualifications)

Type: Tenure-Track (Probationary)  Academic Year: 2019/20  Available: August, 2019

Location: Department of Mathematics 
School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Engineering
California State University, Bakersfield 
9001 Stockdale Highway, SCI 14 
Bakersfield, CA 93311-1022 

Contact: Dr. Maureen E. Rush, Chair, Search Committee


Application Timeline: 

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2018, applications received before November 16, 2018 will be given priority. However, the position will remain open until filled.

Announcement Deletion Date: June 30, 2019

Description: Tenure-track position starting on August 2019.

Required Qualifications:

Applicants must have a doctorate in Statistics, Biostatistics, or Data Science by time of appointment, and must demonstrate evidence of excellent teaching and research. Focused research areas include, but are not limited to, business analytics, computational statistics, statistical visualization, data mining, environmental and ecological statistics, statistics education, and analysis of big/massive data. The candidate must demonstrate an interest in teaching a broad range of mathematics and statistics courses to a diverse body of students, engaging undergraduates in research, and statistical consulting. Interdisciplinary collaboration with other faculty in the University is expected.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preference will be given to candidates with experience using SAS or R in the classroom.


The teaching load will be 12 units/semester where most of the courses are 4 units each. Almost all courses in the Department of Mathematics include an activity/problem solving session.  Assigned time for research and grant activity is standard during the first two years of appointment, and subsequently on a competitive basis. It is expected the successful candidate will develop a research agenda and maintain a publication record. 

Background check: A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

Mandated Reporter: The person holding this position is considered a “mandated reporter” under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

Application: Submit letter of application, outline of research, teaching statement, curriculum vita, copy of graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation (one addressing teaching) to

Compensation: Commensurate with experience and qualifications. 

California State University, Bakersfield is committed to Equal Opportunity. Applicants will be considered without regard to gender, race, age, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, marital status, disability or covered veterans’ status.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
(661) 654 3151
Department of Mathematics
School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Engineering
California State University, Bakersfield
9001 Stockdale Highway, SCI 14
Bakersfield, CA 93311-1022

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