Clinical Faculty, Applied Statistics

Employer
University of St. Thomas
Location
Minnesota, United States
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted
Apr 12, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Computer and Information Sciences (CISC) department at the University of St. Thomas invites applications for a full-time clinical (non-tenure-eligible) teaching faculty position for Applied Statistics to start in August 2021.

This position will involve teaching of our undergraduate introductory statistics courses, coordinating multiple sections of both the lab and lecture components of STAT 220, and working with the Statistics Program Director on curriculum development and assessment.

The CISC department at St. Thomas offers Bachelor of Science degree programs in applied statistics and computer science. The department currently has 11 full time faculty who serve over 1000 students in undergraduate statistics and computer science courses. CISC is a very inclusive department and St. Thomas is committed to supporting faculty to accomplish their career goals. This position requires a strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate education.

The University of St. Thomas embraces diversity, inclusion and equal opportunity for all. Our convictions of dignity, diversity and personal attention call us to embody and champion a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment.  We welcome applicants of diverse races, ethnicities, geographic origins, gender identities, ages, socioeconomic backgrounds, sexual orientations, religions, work experience, physical and intellectual abilities and financial means. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. This commitment is consistent with our university mission: Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely and work skillfully to advance the common good. A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission. 

QUALIFICATIONS

A Master’s degree in statistics, data science, or a closely related field is required. All applicants must have demonstrable skills necessary for excellence in teaching.

For full consideration, materials should be submitted by Sunday, March 29, 2021; however the position will remain open until filled. Review of applications will begin on March 29. 

Applications should be submitted at www.stthomas.edu/jobs. Candidates will be asked to copy/paste a position-specific cover letter. Please also submit

  • CV
  • Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness

Candidates should complete the reference section of the application. No references will be contacted without first getting the permission of the candidate. 

Letters of recommendation are not required until a candidate has been selected for an interview. When invited to interview, candidates will be asked to have their references email letters to the search committee chair.

At this time, please do not upload or send any documents beyond those requested.  Candidates who are selected for further review may be contacted to submit additional materials at a later date.

Established in 1885, the University of St. Thomas is located in the major metropolitan area of Minneapolis-St. Paul, and is Minnesota’s largest private university. Its 10,000 students pursue degrees in a wide range of liberal arts, professional, and graduate programs.

The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website at www.stthomas.edu/jobs.

The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer