PHYSICAL SCIENCES DIVISION
The Department of Statistics at the University of Chicago invites applications from exceptionally qualified candidates for a two-year, full-time position as Instructor. We seek recent or expected Ph.D. graduates doing advanced research with a connection to statistical theory or methodology. As part of a University of Chicago initiative, applicants would be expected to work in scientifically focused computation or applied mathematics. It is expected that all successful applicants will engage in teaching at the undergraduate level. Applicants must have a doctorate in statistics or some field of mathematics or science where statistical concepts or methods play an important role or must receive the doctorate in one of these areas prior to beginning employment. A demonstrated research excellence is essential, and research connections to faculty in the Department of Statistics (http://www.stat.uchicago.edu/people/faculty.shtml) or other faculty involved in the Computational and Applied Mathematics Initiative (http://www.stat.uchicago.edu/cami/) is encouraged.
Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago Academic Jobs website at http://tinyurl.com/bap8jq8, and must upload a cover letter and CV. Three letters of reference will be required. Referral letter submission information will be provided during the application process. In addition, up to three relevant research publications may also be sent to the Search Committee. Application screening will begin March 15, 2013, and will continue until all positions are filled or the search is closed.
Further inquiry and up to three research publications may be sent to the Search Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org or to Search Committee, Department of Statistics, Eck 108, University of Chicago, 5734 S. University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637.
Additional Information or Requirements:
The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.
Required Applicant Documents:
Optional Applicant Documents:
Other documents to attach:
Founded by oil magnate John D. Rockefeller, the University of Chicago is a private, nondenominational institution of higher learning....