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Statistics - Assistant Professor (Two Openings)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Interested individuals should apply electronically at https://jobs.odu.edu/, and submit a letter of interest, a copy of curriculum vitae, graduate school transcripts, research and teaching statements, and contact information for three professional references. The system will solicit letters of reference.Review of the applications will begin on December 15, 2017 and continue until the positions are filled.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Statistics - Assistant Professor (Two Openings)
Department MATHEMATICS & STATISTICS
Position Number F0706A; F0710A
Job Description

The department is seeking outstanding scholars in some of the new emerging areas of Computational Statistics or Data Science with a demonstrated potential for excellent research and external funding, and commitment to teaching and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students. The successful person will have a Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics or related fields and serve the university’s new initiative in Big Data Analytics and Data Science.

Type of Recruitment General Public
Type of Recruitment General Public
Minimum Qualifications - knowledge, skills, and abilities

Knowledge in Big Data Analytics, Data Science and working knowledge of open source software in Data Science.

Minimum Qualifications - Education or training

Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics or related fields and be able to participate in the university’s new initiative in Big Data Analytics and Data Science.

Minimum Qualifications - Special licenses, registration or certification
Preferred Qualifications
Location Norfolk, VA
Job Open Date 07/25/2018
Application Review Date 12/15/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants / Additional Materials Required

Interested individuals should apply electronically at https://jobs.odu.edu/, and submit a letter of interest, a copy of curriculum vitae, graduate school transcripts, research and teaching statements, and contact information for three professional references. The system will solicit letters of reference.Review of the applications will begin on December 15, 2017 and continue until the positions are filled.

Telework Friendly No
Equity Statement

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Contact Information for Professional References
  5. Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
  6. Statement of Research Interests
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document