University of Copenhagen

821 13544Position ID: 821-STATPROF2019 [#13544]
Position Title: Professor of Statistics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Copenhagen, Hovedstaden 2100, Denmark [map]
Subject Area: Statistics
Application Deadline: 2019/02/17 finished (2019/01/23, finished 2019/08/18, listed until 2019/07/23)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematical Sciences invites applications for a Professor position in Statistics. The position is open from 1 August 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. 

The professor is expected to do research in statistics or probability theory. The successful candidate must be an internationally highly recognized researcher, and the research must have excellence status in the applicant's area of specialization with ground-breaking contributions. Applicants with expertise in causal modelling are preferred. 

Applicants must have strong teaching credentials. They are required to have university level teaching experience, documented teaching competencies and must be able to explain and reflect upon own teaching practice and portfolio. Formal pedagogical training or supervision equivalent to the University of Copenhagen teacher training programme for assistant professors is required. 

Assessment of applicants will primarily consider their level of documented, original scientific production at an international level, including contributions to developments in their field, as well as their documented teaching qualifications. Managerial and out-reach qualifications of applicants including ability to attract external funding will also be considered. 

The Department is a leading mathematics institution with a vibrant international research environment that spans several areas of pure and applied mathematics. It has strong groups in, e.g., statistics, mathematical biology and insurance mathematics. The department teaches a large portfolio of undergraduate and graduate courses both for students in the mathematical sciences and for students of other subjects at the Faculty of Science. 

Further information on the Department is linked at http://www.science.ku.dk/english/about-the-faculty/organisation/. Inquiries about the position can be made to the Head of Department Michael Sørensen. 

The University wishes our staff to reflect the diversity of society and thus welcomes applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background. 

Terms of employment 

The position is covered by the Memorandum on Job Structure for Academic Staff.  

Terms of appointment and payment accord to the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and The Danish Confederation of Professional Associations on Academics in the State.  

Commencing salary is currently DKK 612.386 including annual supplement (+ pension DKK 104.718)  

Negotiation for salary supplement is possible. 


A more detailed job advertisement and a link for online application can be found at https://candidate.hr-manager.net/ApplicationInit.aspx/?cid=1307&departmentId=18971&ProjectId=148767&MediaId=5&SkipAdvertisement=false  


 The deadline for applications is Sunday 17 February 2019, 23:59 GMT +1. 

The application including all attachments must be in English and must be submitted electronically.

Please include  

  • Curriculum vitae including information about external funding  

  • Diplomas (Master and PhD degree or equivalent)  

  • Research plan – description of current and future research plans  

  • Description and documentation of teaching experience and qualifications according to university guidelines 

  • Complete publication list 

  • Separate reprints of 5 particularly relevant papers 

    Interviews/trial lectures will be held on  24 May 2019



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Contact: Michael Sørensen
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Dept of Mathematical Sciences
Universitetsparken 5
2100 Copenhagen
Denmark
Web Page: math.ku.dk

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