University of Melbourne, Mathematics & Statistics

534 14131Position ID: UniMelb-APUOMST [#14131, 0040746]
Position Title: Assistant Professor in Statistics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia [map]
Subject Area: Statistics
Application Deadline: 2019/11/08** (posted 2019/07/18, listed until 2019/11/08)
Position Description:    

The School of Mathematics and Statistics is seeking to expand its expertise in contemporary statistics within the Statistics research group.

The Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Statistics is expected to undertake high-level theoretical and methodological research in an area of modern statistics, leading to a vigorous research program. The applicant should also have a strong commitment to teaching and the supervision of research students. Teaching will occur within the School of Mathematics and Statistics undergraduate and MSc programs and the applicant will be expected to teach statistics to a variety of different audiences. They are also required to supervise research students at undergraduate, MSc and PhD levels in statistics.

Beyond the Statistics group, the School maintains activity in all areas of the mathematical sciences. It has research foci in many areas of algebra, analysis, geometry, topology, number theory, continuum modelling, mathematical biology, mathematical physics, discrete mathematics, operations research, mathematical and applied statistics, statistical genomics, stochastic modelling and probability theory.

The University of Melbourne provides a wide range of opportunities for exciting research collaborations within the School, wider University, as well as externally. There will be the opportunity to undertake external consulting. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake administrative tasks for the School.

The successful candidate will be appointed at either Academic Level B or C, dependent upon the Selection Panel’s assessment of their application.

Applications to be submitted by 25th October 2019. Late applications will be accepted until 8th November 2019 but may not be fully considered.

All application materials to be submitted via MathJobs. Note that a Selection Criteria document is part of the Australian application format and informs our discussion. For further information and to view the Position Description and Selection Criteria please go to https://ms.unimelb.edu.au/jobs

In the Australian system a (Senior) Lecturer is equivalent to an Assistant Professor.

An Equal Opportunity employer.


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School of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Melbourne
Parkville VIC 3010
Australia

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