Texas State University-San Marcos, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: 915-ASSTPROFSTAT [#16370, 33793]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: San Marcos, Texas 78666, United States [map]
Subject Area: Statistics
Application Deadline: 2020/12/28 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/09/30, finished 2021/07/03, listed until 2020/12/28)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematics is seeking to hire a tenure track Assistant Professor with a research specialization in Statistics, or closely related field starting Fall 2021.

Position Description (responsibilities/duties) The successful candidate will be expected to establish a strong commitment to high-quality research in Statistics. The candidate must also be dedicated to the teaching and mentoring of statistics students at the graduate and undergraduate levels. In addition, the candidate must be actively engaged in service to the department, college, university and statistical community.

Required Qualifications: 1. An earned doctorate in Statistics or closely related field prior to employment. 2. Evidence of or potential for research excellence in statistics. Assessment will focus on recent publications. 3. Evidence of excellence in teaching and ability to teach graduate level statistics. 4. A strong preparation in mathematics and statistics. 5. An ability to contribute to departmental missions.

Preferred: 1. Potential for research collaboration with current faculty. 2. Evidence of or potential to obtain external funding.

Application Procedures: Submit the following: cover letter, AMS cover sheet, current curriculum vitae, all undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial ones are acceptable for initial screening), statement of research agenda, teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation. At least one letter of recommendation should address teaching. All documents must be submitted through mathjobs.org. For any application to be considered, the curriculum vitae and cover letter must also be submitted through the Texas State University website https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/postings/33793. The selected candidate will be required to provide official transcripts from all degree-granting universities. To ensure full consideration, all materials listed above should arrive at the required locations by December 28, 2020. However, we shall continue to accept applications until the position is filled.

Legal Notices: All position are subject to availability of funds. Texas State University, to the extent not in conflict with federal or state law, prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion disability, veterans' status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verification including criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications. Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles. Texas State University is a member of The Texas State University System. Texas State University is an EOE.

Further Info: Consult the website http//www.math.txstate.edu/hiring/faculty-staff.html

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Texas State University
601 University Dr.
MCS 470
San Marcos, TX 78666