University of Chicago, Department of Statistics

Position ID: Stats-IP1 [#23645]
Position Title: Instructional Professor
Position Type: Open Rank
Position Location: Chicago, Illinois 60637, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Statistics
Application Deadline: (posted 2023/10/25, listed until 2024/04/25)
Position Description:    

Position Description

The Department of Statistics in the Physical Sciences Division at the University of Chicago invites applications for one or more teaching positions as an Instructional Professor (open rank) to help us continue to develop our undergraduate educational mission. The selected candidate(s) will be appointed at the rank of Assistant Instructional Professor, Associate Instructional Professor, or Instructional Professor, depending on qualifications. The appointment(s) will be for a term of up to five years, renewable. This is a career-track position with potential progression, competitive salary, and benefits.

Position responsibilities include teaching, ongoing professional development, and non-classroom instructional, or service duties as needed. Expected start date is September 1, 2024.

The terms and conditions of employment for this position are covered by a collective bargaining agreement between the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) and the University.

Qualifications Required

Completion of all requirements for a Ph.D. in statistics, or related field where statistical concepts or methods play an important role. At least one year of college-level teaching experience, either as an instructor of record or as a teaching assistant.

Preferred:

College-level teaching experience in applied or theoretical statistics.

Application Instructions

Applications must be submitted online through the University of Chicago’s Academic Jobs, apply.interfolio.com/134932. Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2023 and will continue until all positions are filled.

The following materials are required:

cover letter; current curriculum vitae, including teaching experience and publications; Syllabi of courses previously taught and/or designed by the candidate or sample syllabi of proposed courses description of teaching philosophy and experience; three confidential letters of recommendation, at least two of which must address teaching ability.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All University departments and institutes are charged with building a faculty from a diversity of backgrounds and with diverse viewpoints; with cultivating an inclusive community that values freedom of expression; and with welcoming and supporting all their members.

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s Statements on Diversity are at https://provost.uchicago.edu/statements-diversity.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination.

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-834-3988 or email equalopportunity@uchicago.edu with their request.


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