University of Chicago, Department of Statistics

Position ID: Stats-CAMI [#13382]
Position Title: Assistant Professor, req 03894
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Chicago, Illinois 60637, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Applied Math; Statistics
Application Deadline: finished (2018/12/14, finished 2019/12/15)
Position Description:    

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Position Title: Assistant Professor
Req # 03894
As part of the Computational and Applied Mathematics Initiative at the University of Chicago, the Department of Statistics invites applications from exceptionally qualified candidates for faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor. The University of Chicago has recently established an undergraduate major in Computational and Applied Mathematics as well as a new PhD program in Computational and Applied Mathematics. We seek individuals doing advanced research in computational and applied mathematics or in related fields. It is expected that successful applicants will teach in both undergraduate and graduate levels of this program and engage in the direction of doctoral dissertations. Interdisciplinary collaboration is particularly valued. Appointments may be made jointly with another department in the University.

By the time of hire candidates must have completed all requirements for the PhD in some field of mathematics, applied mathematics, statistics, or computational science. Demonstrated research excellence appropriate to the rank is essential; some teaching experience in the mathematical sciences is preferred. Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago Academic Jobs website at and upload the following required materials: cover letter, CV, and three letters of reference. You may also upload research and teaching statements as well as up to three relevant research publications, but they are not required.

Application screening will begin December 1, 2018, and continue until all positions are filled or the search is closed.

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