Columbia University, Department of Statistics, and

Position ID: 2415-AP [#15356]
Position Title: Assistant Professor (Tenure-track)
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: New York, New York 10027, United States [map]
Subject Area: Statistics and Probability
Application Deadline: finished (2019/12/04, finished 2020/12/05, listed until 2020/06/04)
Position Description:    

*** The account for Department of Statistics, Columbia University has expired. ***

The Department of Statistics invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin July 1, 2020. A Ph.D. in statistics or a related field is required. Candidates will be expected to sustain an active research and publication agenda and to teach in the departmental undergraduate and graduate programs. The field of research is open to any area of statistics and probability.

The Department currently consists of 35 faculty members, 59 Ph.D. students, and over 300 MA students. The Department has been expanding rapidly and, like the University itself, is an extraordinarily vibrant academic community. We are especially interested in candidates who through their research, teaching and/or service will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. For further information about the Department and our programs, please go to our webpage at

All applications must be submitted through Columbia’s online Recruitment of Academic Personnel System (RAPS) at:

The application must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, research statement and the names of 3 references. References will be asked to upload letters of recommendation in RAPS.

Inquiries may be made to

Review of applications begins on November 29, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled. Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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Contact: Dood Kalicharan
Postal Mail:
Department of Statistics
1255 Amsterdam Ave.
Room 1005 SSW, MC 4690
Columbia University
New York, NY 10027
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