Oregon State University — Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Statistics

The Department of Statistics at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon seeks applicants with research interests in any area of statistics for two tenure-track positions at the assistant professor level. We are especially interested in energetic and creative statisticians with a broad range of interests in theoretically-sound methodological and collaborative research, and an enthusiasm for teaching and mentoring graduate students. Qualified applicants will have a PhD in Statistics or a closely related field by the start of the appointment in September, 2022.

The positions involve:

  • Teaching the equivalent of four quarter courses per year, primarily graduate-level courses in Statistics and Data Science
  • Developing a vibrant cross-disciplinary research program with collaborations among College of Science faculty
  • Seeking grant and contract funding
  • Mentoring MS and PhD students
  • Fostering an environment of inclusion and diversity
  • Providing service to the department and institution in support of their missions

We are a collegial department consisting of 14 tenure-track professors with a variety of research interests, four instructors, approximately 15 PhD students, and 20 MS students. In addition to our on-campus graduate programs in Statistics, we offer a popular on-line MS program in Data Analytics.

OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.

You can view the full job posting at https://jobs.oregonstate.edu/postings/112259. For full consideration, please apply by February 15, 2022. Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled.