University of Copenhagen

821 16592Position ID: 821-APSTAT [#16592]
Position Title: Associate Professor of Statistics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark [map]
Subject Area: Statistics
Application Deadline: 2020/12/06 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2020/10/23, listed until 2021/04/23)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematical Sciences invites applications for a position of Associate Professor in Statistics. The position is open from 1 April 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The professor is expected to do research in statistics or probability theory. The successful candidate must have an internationally recognized record of outstanding achievement in research with ground-breaking contributions to the applicant's area of specialization.

Applicants must have strong teaching credentials. They are required to have university level teaching experience, documented teaching competencies and must be able to explain and reflect upon their own teaching practice and portfolio. Formal pedagogical training or supervision equivalent to the University of Copenhagen teacher training programme for assistant professors is required.

Assessment of applicants will primarily consider their level of documented, original scientific production at an international level, including contributions to developments in their field, as well as their documented teaching qualifications. Managerial and out-reach qualifications of applicants including ability to attract external funding will also be considered.

The department is a leading mathematics institution with a vibrant international research environment that spans several areas of pure and applied mathematics. It has strong groups in, e.g., statistics, mathematical biology, insurance mathematics and mathematical physics. The department teaches a large portfolio of undergraduate and graduate courses both for students in the mathematical sciences and for students of other subjects at the Faculty of Science.

Further information on the department can be found via https://www.science.ku.dk/english/about-the-faculty/organisation/ .
Inquiries about the position can be made to the Head of Department Michael Sørensen, michael@math.ku.dk.

The University wishes our staff to reflect the diversity of society and thus welcomes applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background.

Terms of employment
The position is covered by the Memorandum on Job Structure for Academic Staff.

Terms of appointment and payment accord to the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and The Danish Confederation of Professional Associations on Academics in the State.

Startinging salary is currently up to DKK 481.751 including annual supplement (+ pension up to DKK 82.379)

Negotiation for salary supplement is possible.

A more detailed job advertisement and a link for online application can be found at https://employment.ku.dk/faculty/?show=152714 

The deadline for applications is Sunday 6 December 2020, 23:59 GMT +1.

The application including all attachments must be in English and submitted electronically by using the link above.

Please include 

  • Curriculum vitae including information about external funding
  • Diplomas (Master and PhD degree or equivalent)
  • Research plan – description of current and future research plans
  • Description and documentation of teaching experience and qualifications according to university guidelines
  • Complete publication list
  • Separate reprints of 5 particularly relevant papers

Interviews/trial lectures will be held on 3 March 2021.


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Dept of Mathematical Sciences
Universitetsparken 5
2100 Copenhagen
Denmark
Web Page: math.ku.dk

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