Assistant Professor Positions - Department of Statistics, Columbia University

The Department of Statistics at Columbia University has announced that they are seeking to fill two different positions for Assistant Professor.  See the information below or click the link for full details.


Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) Position starting Fall 2022

Position Description
The Department of Statistics invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin July 1, 2022. A Ph.D. in statistics or a related field by the date of appointment is required. Candidates will be expected to sustain an active research and publication agenda and to teach in the departmental undergraduate and graduate programs. The field of research is open to any area of statistics and probability.

The Department currently consists of 30 faculty members, 59 PhD students, and over 300 MA students. The Department has been expanding rapidly and, like the University itself, is an extraordinarily vibrant academic community. We are especially interested in candidates who through their research, teaching and/or service will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. For further information about the Department and our programs, please go to our webpage at: http://www.stat.columbia.edu

Qualifications:
Ph.D. in statistics or a related field by the date of appointment, as is a commitment to high quality research and teaching in statistics and/or probability.

Application Instructions
All applications must be submitted through Columbia’s online Academic Search and Recruiting portal (ASR) apply.interfolio.com/93721

The application must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, research statement, and the names of 3 references, who will be asked to upload letters of recommendation.

Inquiries may be made to Dood Kalicharan at dk@stat.columbia.edu

Review of applications begins on November 29, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran


Assistant Professor (Limited Term) Positions starting Fall 2022

Position Description
The Department of Statistics invites applications for multiple four-year term positions at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin July 1, 2022.  A PhD in statistics or a related field by the date of appointment is required, as is a commitment to high quality research and teaching in statistics and/or probability. Candidates will be expected to sustain an active research and publication agenda and to teach in the departmental undergraduate and graduate programs. Candidates with expertise in machine learning, big data, mathematical finance and probability theory are particularly encouraged to apply.

The department expects to support successful candidates with a generous research allowance.  The expected teaching load is three semester-long courses per year.

The department currently consists of 30 faculty members and 59 PhD students. The department has been expanding rapidly and, like the University itself, is an extraordinarily vibrant academic community. We are especially interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching and/or service will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.  Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.  For further information about the department and our activities, centers, research areas, and curricular programs, please go to our web page at: http://www.stat.columbia.edu

Qualifications
PhD in statistics or a related field by the date of appointment is required, as is a commitment to high quality research and teaching in statistics and/or probability.

Application Instructions
All applications must be submitted through Columbia’s online Academic Search and Recruiting portal (ASR) apply.interfolio.com/94211

The application must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement and the names of 3 references, who will be asked to upload letters of recommendation.

Inquiries may be made to Dood Kalicharan at dk@stat.columbia.edu

Review of applications begins on December 1, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran