Assistant Professor - Statistics

Kentucky, United States
Salary Not specified
Feb 05, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Assistant Professor - Statistics

Position Number: F00226P
Position Type: Faculty
Position Category: Fulltime Faculty
Driver Classification: Non Driver
City: Richmond
Division: Academic Affairs/Provost
Department: College of Science
Unit: Mathematics & Statistics
Contact Person: Shane Redmond
Funding Source: Institutional

About the College/Department:
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics offers the Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (with concentrations in General Mathematics and Mathematics Teaching), the Bachelor of Science in Statistics and Data Science, a Certificate in Applied Data Science, and the Master of Arts Degree in Applied Mathematics. For more information about the department, including course descriptions, visit

Position Summary:
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Eastern Kentucky University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in statistics at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 15, 2021. The successful candidate is expected to teach 12 hours per semester, including introductory statistics and graduate-level statistics courses; establish a record of scholarship and publication; and contribute to departmental, college, and university service. Review of applications will begin February 16, 2021, and continue until the position is filled.

Minimum Qualifications:
The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a related area with a specialization or emphasis in statistics from a NECHE, MSCHE, HLC, NWCCU, SACSCOC, WSCUC, or ACCJC accredited or internationally recognized institution by the start of employment.

Desired Qualifications:

Posting Number: F00226P
Number of Vacancies: 1
Job Open Date: 02/03/2021
Application Review Date: 02/16/2021
Job Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions Summary:

AA/EEO Statement:
Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or practice.

Background Check Statement:
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.

Document Link:

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