University of Idaho
Division/College: College of Science
Employee Category: Faculty
Pay Range: Commensurate with experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
The Department of Mathematics and Statistical Science is seeking to
hire a new faculty person at the tenure track assistant professor
level. We seek a statistician to establish strong research programs
that build on existing strengths and collaborations within the
college and university. We are looking for a faculty member with
broad expertise in statistics, with research interests that could
benefit fundamental and applied research in the biomedical
sciences, broadly defined. The successful candidate will have
opportunities to collaborate with participating faculty and
scientists in the Institute for Modeling Collaboration and
Innovation (IMCI) at the University of Idaho. IMCI is funded by the
National Institutes of Health to support biomedical research.
Instructional duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate
courses in statistics (typically two three-credit courses per
semester) to support statistics education at the university and the
BS and MS programs in statistics, which may also include involving
students in research activities. Scholarship duties include
conducting research in statistics and in collaboration with
researchers in other fields, disseminating research through
publications in refereed professional journals, and seeking
external funding to support research activities. Service duties
include serving on committees and participating in recruitment and
retention efforts. Outreach duties include participating in
activities related to community involvement and serving in the
professional community through reviewing manuscripts and proposals
and conducting workshops.
Ph.D. in statistics or related field
Record of research activity in statistics.
Teaching experience or a teaching assistantship at the college
acquire external funding
teach undergraduate and graduate courses in statistics
work as part of a multidisciplinary team
teaching statistics at the college level
experience or interest in developing and/or applying statistical
methods with applications to research in the biomedical
postdoctoral experience in an appropriate field
Posting Number: F001073P
Posting Date: 10/31/2022
This position is open until filled, however, applications received
on or before November 30, 2022 will receive first consideration.
Posting will remain open until a suitable pool of candidates is
As part of the application, you will need to provide both a
statement of teaching and a statement of research.
Your statement of teaching should include a discussion of your
teaching experiences, methods and style, and innovations. Please be
sure to include concrete examples in your statement.
Your statement of research should include a discussion of your
research experience and interests, plans for future research
programs, and past experience and/or future plans for seeking
external funding for your research as applicable.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible
candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
To apply, please visit: https://uidaho.peopleadmin.com/postings/38465
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative