The Department of Statistics at The George Washington University invites applications for two tenured or tenure-track open rank Professorial positions to begin in Fall 2013. All areas of statistics will be considered. The Department seeks candidates with strong teaching and research record commensurate with desired rank. Candidates are expected to maintain an active research program and teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels.
The Department of Statistics at The George Washington University is the first Department of Statistics in a college of arts and sciences in USA, and is well known for its teaching and research accomplishments. The Department and the University provide a stimulating academic environment and collaborative research opportunities. The Department has 18 full-time faculty members, and offers the B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Statistics; M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Biostatistics and in Epidemiology, in collaboration with the School of Public Health and Health Services; a Graduate Certificate in Survey Design and Data Analysis, and a Graduate Certificate in Applied Quantitative Risk Analysis. Applicants are encouraged to visit http://departments.columbian.gwu.edu/statistics/ for further information about the department, and research at GWU.
The department’s location in the nation’s capital offers unique cultural and professional opportunities. Major government agencies such as NIH, NIST, FDA, Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, NSF, Federal Reserve Board, research institutions and private companies are located in close proximity and offer exceptional opportunities for research collaboration and research funding to statisticians.
All applicants must possess a Ph.D. or Doctoral degree in statistics or a closely related field and demonstrated teaching and research excellence as indicated by teaching assessments and publications in scholarly journals. ABD applicants will be considered, but must complete all requirements for the Doctoral degree by August 1, 2013. Applicants for the Associate or Full Professor positions should have a strong national and international reputation and pedagogical record in teaching, research and mentoring
Review of applications will begin on January 14, 2013 and will continue until positions are filled. Only complete applications will be considered. To be considered, complete an online faculty application at http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/10945 and upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, sample publications or works in process and send three letters of recommendation to:
Department of Statistics
George Washington University
Washington, DC 20052
Candidates invited for campus interviews may be asked to provide teaching assessments or evaluations. Applicants for the Assistant Professor position should upload a copy of their graduate transcript.
The George Washington University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.