School of Mathematics and Statistics at Carleton University
invites applications for a tenure-track / tenured faculty
position in Statistics at the rank of Assistant / Associate
Professor. The start date is open to negotiation, but will be no
later than July 1, 2014.
should have a Ph.D. in Statistics or a related field, and a
strong background in mathematical statistics. Candidates are
expected to have an active research program, a strong commitment
to excellence in teaching, and the ability to contribute to the
School’s educational programs at both the undergraduate and
School is particularly interested in candidates who conduct
research in the area of Risk, as linked to a field such as
health, the environment, security, or finance. However, the
primary and fundamental criterion will be excellence in
information about the School can be found at www.math.carleton.ca.
(electronic or hard copy) including a curriculum vitae, up to
four sample publications, and statements of research and
teaching philosophy should be sent to:
Patrick J. Farrell, Director
School of Mathematics and Statistics
1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA
should also arrange to have four letters of reference sent
directly to the above address. At least one of the letters
should address the applicant’s teaching skills. Consideration of
applications will begin on November 1, 2013, and continue until
the position is filled.
in Ottawa, Ontario, Carleton University is a dynamic research
and teaching institution with a tradition of leading change. Its
internationally recognized faculty, staff, and researchers
provide more than 25,000 full- and part-time students from every
province and more than 100 countries around the world with
academic opportunities in more than 80 programs of study.
Carleton’s creative, interdisciplinary, and international
approach to research has led to many significant discoveries and
creative work in science and technology, business, public policy
and administration, and the arts.
from downtown, Carleton University is located on a beautiful
campus in the central portion of Ottawa, bordered by the Rideau
River on one side, and the Rideau Canal on the other. With over
12 national museums and the spectacular Gatineau Park close by,
there are many excellent recreational opportunities for
individuals and families to enjoy. The City of Ottawa itself,
with a population of almost one million, is Canada’s capital
city and reflects the country’s bilingual and multicultural
character. Carleton’s location in the nation’s capital provides
many opportunities for research with groups and institutions
that reflect the diversity of the country.
University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within
its community as a source of excellence, cultural enrichment,
and social strength. We welcome those who would contribute to
the further diversification of our faculty and its scholarship
including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities,
Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and persons of
any sexual orientation or gender identity.
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Canadians and
permanent residents will be given priority.
positions are subject to budgetary approval.