TITLE:   Assistant Professor of Statistics, Tenure-track

DEPARTMENT:  Mathematics and Statistics

WEBSITE:  https://www.elon.edu/facultyemployment/openings

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Elon University seeks applicants for a tenure- track Assistant Professor position in Statistics to begin mid-August 2020.  The successful candidate should have a PhD in statistics, applied statistics, or related field.  The Department encourages persons from all areas of Statistics to apply, but is particularly interested in candidates with experience or interest in the areas of data science or actuarial science.

Teaching will primarily include courses in the statistics major as well as courses in Elon’s Core Curriculum program.  Candidates should demonstrate the potential for excellence in engaging students through teaching and mentoring. Candidates should also demonstrate a record of, or potential for, a program of high quality scholarly activity, service, and professional development.  Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of people and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity are encouraged to identify their experiences in their cover letter. Elon is a dynamic private, co-educational, comprehensive institution that is a national model for actively engaging faculty and students in teaching and learning in a liberal arts based residential campus.  To learn more about Elon, please visit the University web site at www.elon.edu

Review of complete applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled, but for full consideration, completed applications should be received by September 15, 2019.  Email cover letter, CV, graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, research statement, and three letters of recommendation (letters must be e-mailed directly from each reference with your name in the subject line) to the Statistics Search Committee Chair, at elonstats2019@elon.edu. At least one letter should speak to teaching experience or potential. Elon University is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.
New employees paid by direct deposit only.

Elon University is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.