Assistant Professor - Department of Statistics, University of Kentucky

The Department of Statistics at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky seeks applications for a full-time, tenure-track, Assistant Professor to begin Fall 2019. This position is open to candidates in any area of statistics and/or probability. Ph.D. in Statistics or related field is required. Applicants are expected to have demonstrated excellence in both teaching and research. Experience with computational and/or mathematical statistics is encouraged.

Interested applicants should apply online at: Applicants must submit the following: 1) curriculum vitae, 2) teaching statement (upload as Specific Request 1), 3) research statement (upload as Specific Request 2), and 4) a statement on inclusivity (upload under Specific Request 3): As a department and university, we are strongly committed to creating an inclusive and effective teaching, learning, research, and working environment for all. In one to two pages, applicants should reflect on their commitments, approaches, and insights related to inclusion, diversity, and equity. Also provide the names and contact information for three references when prompted in the academic profile. This information will be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

Selection process begins December 1, 2018 and continues until the position is filled.

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