Assistant Professor of Statistics
185-Mathematics & Statistics
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Villanova University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Statistics with the rank of Assistant Professor. The position begins in Fall 2019, and the teaching load is 15 credit hours per year for at least the years leading to the tenure decision. Candidates from all areas of Statistics, including data science, are invited to apply.
Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University's mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University's mission and values. Members of underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Teach courses in Statistics at the introductory, upper division, and graduate levels.
- Establish and maintain a research program in your area of expertise.
- Be an active member of the department, the Villanova community and the profession.
Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours
Special Message to Applicants
- PhD in Statistics or related field (or near completion).
- Commitment to excellence in both teaching and research.
Join a dynamic group of nine statisticians with varied research interests. Our program features a well-established MS in Applied Statistics and an undergraduate minor in Statistics. Graduates of our program pursue careers in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries as well as in business, consulting, and education. Some also pursue a PhD in Statistics or a related field. Further information about the department can be found at
Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.villanova.edu/.
All applications are to include:
- Cover letter.
- Curriculum vitae.
- Copies of academic transcripts (undergraduate and graduate).
- At least three letters of recommendation.
- Statement of Teaching Philosophy.
- Statement of Research Interests
For finalists, an official graduate transcript will be required.
An email will be sent to your references with a secure web link asking that they submit confidential letters of recommendation when the application is submitted.
Review of applications begins upon receipt and continues until the position is filled. We invite you to apply by November 5, 2018 for full consideration.
Closing Date (12am ET):
Open Until Filled:
Salary Posting Information:
To apply, visit: https://jobs.villanova.edu/postings/14986
Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University's mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University's mission and values. Villanova University is committed to providing leadership in the attainment of equal employment for all individuals. It is the policy and practice of Villanova University to recruit and select applicants on the basis of their qualifications and abilities. This effort is in compliance with all federal and state laws, including Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1975, Executive Order 11246, and the Americans with Disabilities Act.