University of North Texas, Mathematics Department

Position ID: UNT-APSTAT [#21371]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Denton, Texas 76203-5017, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Statistics
Application Deadline: 2023/01/17 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/11/01, listed until 2023/05/01)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics at the University of North Texas invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in statistics with the expected appointment to begin in Fall 2023. Responsibilities of this position are to pursue research in statistics or a related field, advise graduate students in statistics, and teach undergraduate and graduate statistics courses. The normal teaching load is two courses per semester with teaching reductions given during the initial years of appointment and for substantial grant support.

Minimum qualifications are a Ph.D. in statistics at the time of appointment, a record of high-quality research and publications, and evidence of a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate education.

Preference will be given to outstanding applicants with previous academic research experience and/or college teaching experience.

The Department of Mathematics is a comprehensive department with 37 faculty, including research faculty in both pure and applied math as well as statistics. We offer degrees through the Ph.D. and have approximately 250 majors and 60 graduate students.

UNT is a public research university with an R1 Carnegie classification enrolling over 44,000 students, making it one of the largest universities in Texas and the 33rd largest in the nation. Our location, Denton, is a thriving city with vibrant artistic and musical communities.

Applicants should apply at Please upload the following items: 1) cover letter, 2) curriculum vita, 3) unofficial transcript (official transcript required upon hire), 4) research statement, 5) statement of teaching philosophy, including experience/interest in including underrepresented groups, and 6) names with complete contact information for at least three references, with one of them being a teaching reference.

Review of applications begins January 17, 2023, and will continue until the search is closed. UNT is an EOE/ADA/AA institution, committed to diversity in its employment and educational programs, thereby creating a welcoming environment for everyone.

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Contact: Kai-Sheng Song, 940-565-2155, 940-565-4805 (fax)
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University of North Texas
Mathematics Department
1155 Union Circle #311430
Denton, TX 76203-5017
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