Statistics, Oklahoma State University

Position ID: 1586-TTAP [#10504, 214251]
Position Title: Tenure Track Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078, United States [map]
Subject Area: STATISTICS
Application Deadline: 2018/01/31 (posted 2017/08/03)
Position Description:    

*** The account for Statistics, Oklahoma State University has expired, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Tenure Track Assistant Professor Department of Statistics Oklahoma State University Beginning August 2018

The Department of Statistics at Oklahoma State University (OSU) invites applications for a tenure track position. The rank is Assistant Professor but in exceptional cases, an Associate Professor with or without tenure may be possible depending on experience, current rank and qualifications. Requirements for this position include a Ph.D. in statistics or biostatistics, excellent teaching skills and outstanding research or evident potential. Grant success or potential for, is highly regarded. Current need areas of the Department include statistical theory, modeling and innovative applications. All strong candidates, however, are urged to apply. A successful faculty candidate should be willing to teach from a multicultural perspective and should be willing to mentor ethnically and racially underrepresented students.

The Statistics Department has a long tradition of applications oriented programs and maintains continuing ties with the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Experiment Station that can afford our graduate students opportunities for practical training and offer faculty consulting outlet.

OSU is Oklahoma’s land grant university and houses the only statistics department in the state of Oklahoma. The University is experiencing major development, thanks to recent generous donations and endowments by many of its alums and benefactors. The University enrolls about 23,000 students, over 5,000 of them are pursuing graduate or professional degrees.

Stillwater, a great place to live and raise a family (one of the top 100 small cities in the 2010 Forbes ranking), is located in north-central Oklahoma about 60 miles from both Oklahoma City and Tulsa. The town enjoys four season weather, affordable housing, good schools and health care, and reasonable cost of living.

Send letter of interest along with official transcripts and arrange for at least three letters of references to be sent directly to: Chair, Search Committee, Department of Statistics, Oklahoma State University, 301 MSCS, Stillwater, OK 74078-1056.

Screening of applicants will begin January 31, 2018 and the search will continue until the position is filled. This position is contingent upon available funding. Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer committed to diversity and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or other protected category. OSU is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans for its openings. OSU will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
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Further Info:
Department of Statistics
Oklahoma State University
301 MSCS
Stillwater, OK 74078

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