Open Positions in the Department of Statistics

Two Assistant Professor Positions

The Department of Statistics at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions to begin in September 2020, pending budgetary approval. We encourage candidates from all areas of research to apply. Minimal requirements include having a PhD in statistics or closely related field by September 1, 2020, a strong research agenda, evidence of ability to teach both undergraduate and graduate students, the promise of attracting external funding, and the promise of developing interdisciplinary collaborations. 

Additional information about the department is at www.stat.pitt.edu. For informal inquiries about this position contact Dr. Satish Iyengar at ssi@pitt.edu. Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, teaching and research statements, a diversity statement, and arrange for three letters of reference. Candidates should apply online at https://facultysearch.as.pitt.edu/apply/index/Mjgz. Review of applications will begin December 10, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.

 

Two Lecturer Positions

The Department of Statistics at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for two full-time Lecturer positions to begin in September 2020, pending budgetary approval. The position is outside the tenure stream, with the expectation of rolling multiyear contract renewals for the successful lecturer. Minimum qualifications are that candidates should have earned their PhD in Statistics or a closely related discipline by September 2020, have demonstrated excellence in teaching undergraduate courses, be capable of teaching applied master’s courses, and have an interest in innovative instruction. The normal teaching load is three courses each semester. Reductions in teaching may be possible depending on approved non-instructional activities supported by a lecturer. Additional information about the department is at www.stat.pitt.edu. For informal inquiries about this position contact Dr. Carl Bodenschatz at cboden@pitt.edu.

Applicants should send a detailed cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a diversity statement, a teaching portfolio (with statement of teaching philosophy, sample course syllabi and assignments, evaluations of teaching by students or supervisors), and arrange for three letters of recommendation to https://facultysearch.as.pitt.edu/apply/index/Mjg0. Review of completed files will begin on January 3, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.