Louisiana Tech University, College of Engineering and Science

1204 15129Position ID: 1204-STAT20 [#15129]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Ruston, Louisiana 71270, United States [map]
Subject Area: Statistics
Application Deadline: 2020/01/15help popup (posted 2019/11/05)
Position Description:    

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Pending budgetary approval, the College of Engineering and Science at Louisiana Tech University anticipates filling multiple tenure track statistics positions, commencing September 1, 2020. A Ph.D. in Statistics, Mathematics, or a related field by the time of appointment as well as excellent teaching and research credentials are required. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications.

The Program of Mathematics & Statistics is housed in the College of Engineering and Science, whose vision is to be a world leader in integrating engineering and science in education and research. The College is experiencing significant growth in several program areas and is undertaking an aggressive faculty recruiting campaign to attract culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber. The College recently completed construction of a new $40M integrated engineering and science education building providing an additional 128,000 square feet of educational and laboratory space. To build a diverse workforce the college encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women. The University is a doctoral granting public institution that enrolls approximately 12,500 students from 47 states and 96 countries.

The Program of Mathematics & Statistics offers a B.S. and a M.S. degree and is a major participant in the interdisciplinary Ph.D. program in Computational Analysis and Modeling. The successful candidate is expected to teach statistics courses in the College’s interdisciplinary undergraduate and graduate curricula, to mentor graduate students, and to establish an externally-funded research program while working in interdisciplinary research teams. The University has access to excellent high performance computing resources, and most research activity in the College is focused around multidisciplinary research centers. Candidates whose research areas align with the missions of the research centers and current strengths of the College are encouraged to apply. Center information is available at https://www.latech.edu/research-enterprise/centers-of-excellence/.

Applications received by January 15, 2020, will receive full consideration. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, transcripts, and contact information for four references, one of whom should address teaching qualifications, via MathJobs.

Louisiana Tech University adheres to the equal opportunity provisions of federal and civil rights laws, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status or disability. The Title IX Coordinator is Carrie Flournoy, President's Office, P.O. Box 3168, Ruston, LA 71272; phone: (318) 257-3785; E-mail: flournoy@latech.edu.

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Further Info:
(318) 257-3011
College of Engineering and Science
P.O. Box 10348
Ruston, LA 71272

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