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Assistant Professor of Statistics

Assistant Professorship of Statistics, Middlebury College, MIDDLEBURY, VERMONT.

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professorship in Statistics to begin in fall 2020. A PhD in statistics or a closely related field should normally be in hand by time of appointment. Successful candidates will advise, mentor, teach courses at all levels including the first-year seminar program, and contribute to crafting the expansion of our statistics and data science offerings. The potential to collaborate across disciplines and/or incorporate undergraduates in research is desirable.

Middlebury College is a top-tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in faculty teaching and research. An Equal Opportunity Employer, the College is committed to hiring a diverse faculty as we work to foster innovation in our curriculum and to provide a rich and varied educational experience for our increasingly diverse student body. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Applications should be submitted via Interfolio at Please submit: a letter of application; a teaching statement that includes your vision for statistics education in a liberal arts setting; a description of your research program; curriculum vitae; graduate transcript; and three letters of recommendation, at least two of which speak to teaching ability. At Middlebury, we strive to make our campus a respectful, engaged community that embraces difference, with all the complexity and individuality each person brings. Please include a separate statement that discusses how your teaching, scholarship, mentorship and/or community service might support our commitment to diversity and inclusion. Questions about the application process or the position can be directed to Steve Abbott at

Review of applications will begin on October 14 and continue until the position is filled. Offers of employment are contingent on completion of a background check. Information on our background check policy can be found at

Department of Mathematics

Warner Hall
303 College Street
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753