Kent State University, Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: KentState-APPSTAT [#24151, 999537]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Kent, Ohio 44242, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Applied Statistics
Application Deadline: 2024/02/29 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2024/01/05)
Position Description:    

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Kent State University’s Department of Mathematical Sciences invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Applied Statistics. The appointment is to begin August 15, 2024. The salary and other conditions of employment are competitive.

Qualifications include a Ph.D. in Statistics or a closely related degree program. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in Applied Statistics with the ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Data Science.

The Department expects the successful candidate to exhibit a commitment to excellence in both teaching and research and to develop a strong extramurally funded research program. The individual hired for this position will be expected to engage in collaborative research with other disciplines and to direct theses and dissertations. Duties will include contributing to the development of the existing statistics curriculum and teaching courses at both undergraduate and graduate levels, including in Data Science. For further information about the department, please visit the web site

To apply for this position, fill in an application at, and attach a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a publication list, a research statement, and a teaching statement. In addition, please send at least three (3) letters of reference to:

Questions regarding this position may be also be sent to Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

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Kent State University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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