Augustana College Illinois, Mathematics

Position ID: 532-STATS [#15349]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Statistics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Rock Island, Illinois 61201, United States [map]
Subject Area: Statistics or Related Field in Applied Math
Application Deadline: none (posted 2019/12/04)
Position Description:    

*** the list date or deadline for this position has passed, and no new applications is accepted. ***

* this map is a best-effort approximation. Open in Google Maps directly.

Augustana College invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Statistics in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science beginning in August of 2020. It is expected that the person in this position will be able to teach standard undergraduate courses in statistics to support our mathematics and data science programs and will take an active part in departmental matters including supervision of student research and advising students. Ability to support and possibly teach statistics in other departments (e.g. business administration, psychology, sociology) is preferred. Candidates are expected to have a commitment to excellence in teaching in an interdisciplinary liberal arts environment, as well as professional growth and actively engaging in the life of the campus and service to the college. Candidates should also show a commitment to equity and inclusion in teaching and mentoring a diverse student body. A Ph.D. in Statistics or related field in applied mathematics at or near the time of appointment is required. 

Augustana College is on a semester calendar with a J-term and an annual teaching load for faculty of six (4-credit) courses. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 

Augustana College is a selective liberal arts college of approximately 2,500 students, most of whom live on a wooded 115-acre campus. Rock Island, Illinois is one of the Illinois-Iowa Quad Cities along the Mississippi River, a diverse metropolitan area with 400,000 residents. 

Augustana College is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from women and persons of diverse ethnic backgrounds. We do not discriminate based on age, race, color, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability or creed. Details about Augustana, our expectation of the faculty, the selection process and the Quad Cities all are available at the Faculty Search website: Submit letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of scholarship, evidence of teaching effectiveness or summary of teaching evaluations, a copy of graduate school transcript, and three letters of recommendation to Questions about the position may be directed to Jon Clauss, chair of the search committee, at

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
Further Info:
639 38th Street
Rock Island, IL

© 2020 MathJobs.Org, American Mathematical Society. All Rights Reserved.