Applicants 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 graduate levels.
The 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 statistics.
More information about the School can be found at www.math.carleton.ca.
Applications (electronic or hard copy) including a curriculum vitae, up to four sample publications, and statements of research and teaching philosophy should be sent to:
Dr. Patrick J. Farrell, Director
School of Mathematics and Statistics
1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA
Applicants 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.
Located 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.
Minutes 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.
Carleton 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.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
All positions are subject to budgetary approval.