Position Title: William H. Kruskal Instructor
Req # 03219
The Department of Statistics at the University of Chicago invites applications for the position of William H. Kruskal Instructor. We seek recent or expected Ph.D. graduates doing advanced research with a connection to statistical methodology or applied mathematics. It is expected that all successful applicants will engage in teaching two undergraduate courses in statistics or applied mathematics. The position is for two years, with the possibility of renewal.
At the time of appointment, successful applicants must have completed all requirements for a Ph.D. in statistics, mathematics, or a related field. Demonstrated research excellence is essential, and research interests related to those of faculty in the Department of Statistics (www.stat.uchicago.edu/people/faculty.shtml) or those of faculty in the newly formed Committee on Computational and Applied Mathematics (www.stat.uchicago.edu/ccam) is preferred.
Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago Academic Jobs website at http://tinyurl.com/z8gjcyd 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. Optionally, a teaching and/or research statement and up to three relevant research publications may also be uploaded as part of the application. Application screening will begin February 20, 2017, and will continue until all positions are filled or the search is closed.
Further inquiry and optional documents may be sent to the Search Committee at email@example.com or to Kruskal Search Committee, Department of Statistics, Jones 222B, University of Chicago, 5747 S. Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637.
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