The Department of Statistical Science seeks a non-tenure track research scholar to contribute to the environment of collaborative and multi-disciplinary research of the Fox School of Business at Temple University. Qualified candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Statistics or a related field before September 1, 2021, and have the potential for excellence in scholarship, research, and doctoral student supervision, including the demonstrated ability to provide administrative leadership to an interdisciplinary group of scholars, contribute to grant writing, and engage in high profile industry partnerships. The NTT research track position comes with a limited teaching load, with respect to NTT teaching track and regular tenured and tenure track faculty, but the successful candidate is expected to be able to teach, if needed. Researchers in all areas of Statistics, Machine Learning and Data Science are encouraged to apply by May 1, 2021. Later applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Temple University has evolved into an international powerhouse in higher education and a top-tier research institution with roughly 40,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional students. As the largest university in one of the nation’s most iconic cities, Philadelphia, Temple University educates diverse future leaders from across Philadelphia, the country and the world who share a common drive to learn, prepare for their careers and make a real impact. For additional information about Temple University please visit our website at www.temple.edu.
The Fox School of Business, in particular, with nearly 9,000 students and 220 full-time faculty members, is accredited by AACSB International and one of the largest and most comprehensive business schools in the nation, offering Bachelors, MBA, Specialized Masters, Executive MBA, Executive DBA, and Ph.D. with programs at campuses in the Philadelphia region and worldwide.
Philadelphia is the 5th largest city in the United States, and is a major cultural center as well as an international gateway. The city is close to New York and Washington, D.C. Housing and living costs in Philadelphia are among the lowest of major US cities. Philadelphia also has a significant presence of IT, financial services, pharmaceutical, and other industries providing opportunities for interaction with businesses and research.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: To ensure full consideration, candidates should send application materials by May 1, 2021. Include the following: (a) cover letter, (b) full curriculum vitae, © brief statement of current and future research interests, (d) evidence of excellence in research, (e) evidence of grant writing expertise, and (f) names and contact information of three to six references.
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