Baylor University seeks to fill a tenure-track position at either the associate or assistant rank, depending on experience, in the Department of Statistical Science within the College of Arts and Sciences to start in the Fall 2023 semester. The successful applicant will join a dynamic faculty in advancing our core mission to provide quality statistics instruction at all levels; to make significant contributions to the discovery and dissemination of statistical knowledge; and to develop, within a Christian environment, ethical scholars, skilled professionals, and educated leaders who are sensitive to the needs of society. The department faculty participate in a wide variety of applications, including pharmaceuticals, public health, biostatistics, environmental science, engineering, and sports analytics. The position includes a competitive salary and benefits, commensurate with experience and qualifications. The successful candidate will be expected to establish and maintain a rigorous externally funded research program.
The position is open to all qualified applicants with an earned doctorate in an appropriate field of study at the time of appointment. The Department particularly encourages candidates with demonstrated interest in developing a research program in data science, modern statistical computing, or statistical technologies and methodologies. Example areas of interest include but are not limited to big data, machine learning, and R package/Python library development.
Review of applications will begin on October 31, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.
More information about the position, as well as a link to submit an application, can be found here: apply.interfolio.com/107729