[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Fwd: [d-ssc] A statistics position at the U of A

Begin forwarded message:

From: Keumhee Carriere Chough <kccarrie@ualberta.ca>
Subject: [d-ssc] A statistics position at the U of A
Date: 10 April, 2014 5:33:31 PM EDT

Assistant Professor - Statistics

Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Competition No.  -   


Closing Date  -   

Will remain open until filled.

The Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences at the University of Alberta invites applications for a tenure-track position in the area of Statistics. Appointment at a higher level may be possible under exceptional circumstances. We offer an excellent research environment with a normal teaching load of 2.5 courses per year.

The successful candidate will establish his/her own research program, supervise graduate students, and teach Statistics at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. Applicants will have a PhD or international equivalent, demonstrated accomplishments and outstanding promise in research as well as a strong commitment to graduate and undergraduate teaching. A close fit with some of the existing research being presently conducted at the University of Alberta is an asset. Such interdisciplinary areas may include Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Environmetrics, Engineering, Business, and Statistical Machine Learning.

The University of Alberta has one of the leading joint Mathematics/Statistics departments in Canada and has strong connections with other scientific institutes, such as the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS), Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute (CANSSI), and the Banff International Research Station (BIRS). For more information about the Department, please visit our websites at www.mathstats.ualberta.ca and www.stat.ualberta.ca/stat_centre.

Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a research statement, a teaching profile outlining experience and interests, and at least three confidential letters of reference. Review of applications will begin November 9, 2014; however, the competition will remain open until filled. Early applications are encouraged.

Packages should be sent electronically to the Chair's Assistant (see address below).  Letters of reference maybe sent via email or by post to:  Chair, Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, 632 Central Academic Building, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G1.

How to Apply




All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Alberta hires on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and Aboriginal persons.


Keumhee Carriere Chough
Director, Statistics Centre
Professor of Statistics
Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences
University of Alberta
632 CAB
Edmonton, AB, T6G 2G1 CANADA
d-ssc mailing list