Statistics – Assistant Professor: 9-month term appointment
The Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus, invites applications for a 9-month term appointment in Statistics
at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 1, 2013
or as soon as possible thereafter.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Statistics or a closely related field. Candidates are expected to have an active research program and a strong commitment to excellence in teaching. The successful candidate would be expected to teach up to four courses.
UBC is one of the world’s leading universities. The university has two distinct campuses, one in Vancouver and one in Kelowna. UBC’s Okanagan campus, located in the city of Kelowna, has over 8,400 students in six faculties, including strong graduate programs at all levels. Situated in the heart of the Okanagan Valley, one of the most scenic regions in Canada, it offers an intimate learning environment, opportunities for region-centred research, international perspectives, and much more.
To learn more about the campus, go to http://web.ubc.ca/okanagan/welcome.html
How to Apply
Complete applications should include:
-description of the research program,
-statement of teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching ability (eg. teaching evaluations
-three letters of reference.
All documents should be submitted as e-mail attachments in Word (.doc) or PDF format to Ms. Ashlee Robinson
) or via mail to:
Ms. Ashlee Robinson,
Assistant to the Unit Head
Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, and Statistics
Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences,
University of British Columbia Okanagan
3333 University Way
Kelowna, B.C. V1V 1V7
Phone: (250) 807-9563
The reviewing of applications will begin July 10, 2013
, and continue until the position is filled.
All appointments are subject to budgetary approval. UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. We especially welcome applications from members of visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse communities. Government regulations require that Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.