Assistant Professor - Computational Statistics - (FAC002500)

University of Houston
Texas, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Aug 18, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Biotechnology & Bioengineering, Mathematics, Other Science & Technology, Statistics, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Geography
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Mathematics in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at University of Houston invites applications from strong candidates domains for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position, working in the areas of large-scale computational statistics with applications in key research domains. The position is to expected to begin in August 2023.

We are particularly interested in someone with strong computing experience in developing and applying statistical models for massive data sets requiring the intensive use of multicores computing centers available at University of Houston. Desired hire will also have strong basis in statistical methodology and theory to develop novel statistical methods to deal with complex data.

Candidates with high-level of competence in the application of statistics to atmospheric and climatic data analysis, computational statistics for genomics, and computational statistics for communication networks are particularly encouraged to apply.

Desired candidates will have the potential for exceptional research, excellence in teaching, and clear commitment to enhancing the diversity of the faculty, graduate and undergraduate student population.

The University of Houston is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University of Houston is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

Candidates should provide the names and contact information for four recommendation letter writers of which one addresses teaching.

Qualifications :

A minimum requirement for this position is a PhD in Statistics, Biostatistics, Mathematics, or a related field.

Notes to Applicant: Official transcripts are required for a faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of the final candidate. All positions at the university are security sensitive and will require a criminal history check.

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