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 https://apply.interfolio.com/65550. 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 abbott@middlebury.edu.

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 http://go.middlebury.edu/backgroundchecks.

Department of Mathematics

Warner Hall
303 College Street
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753