Department of Statistical Science, Cornell University

Position ID: CornellUniv-FP [#12812]
Position Title: Faculty Position - All Ranks
Position Location: Ithaca, New York 14853, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2018/11/10 finished (2018/10/11, finished 2019/05/12)
Position Description:    

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The Cornell University Department of Statistical Science (DSS) in the college of Computing and Information Science (CIS) has multiple tenured and tenure-track faculty positions available at its Ithaca campus. Ithaca, NY is in the heart of the Finger Lakes region. Both Cornell and Ithaca offer a vibrant cultural life and a wide range of sporting and outdoor activities with the pleasures of both city and country close at hand.

The Department of Statistical Science at Cornell University invites applications for faculty positions at all ranks (assistant, associate and full professor or Jacob Wolfowitz assistant visiting professor). Information about the Department of Statistical Science appears at

Applicants should have a research program in statistical methodology, theory, and/or computing, and data science. Exceptional candidates in all areas will be given serious consideration and should have research programs addressing contemporary problems such as those involving large and complex data; however, researcher with applications in the social sciences are particularly encouraged to apply.  Senior candidates must possess the potential for leadership in the research and teaching missions of the department as well as a commitment to interdisciplinary work. A PhD in statistics or related field is required and candidates must have demonstrated an ability to conduct outstanding research, and show promise for excellent teaching.

All applicants must submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae including a list of publications, research and teaching statements and arrange to have at least three reference letters submitted electronically. Up to three relevant research publications may also be submitted. Application materials must be submitted at:

Application Deadline: Evaluation of applicants will begin November 10th and continue until the position is filled.

CIS and Cornell value diversity and seek candidates who will create a climate that attracts students of all races, nationalities and genders. We strongly encourage women and underrepresented minorities to apply. Cornell University seeks to meet the needs of dual career couples, has a Dual Career program, and is a member of the Upstate New York Higher Education Recruitment Consortium to assist with dual career searches.  

Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

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Contact: Alice Cho
Postal Mail:
1198 Comstock Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853

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