Assistant Professor of Statistics

 

Simon Fraser University

  

Assistant Professor of Statistics

 

Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science

 

The Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science seeks to fill a tenure-­‐track faculty position in statistics. Candidates are required to hold a Ph.D. in an area of statistics or biostatistics, and should show strong potential in research and teaching and the ability to develop as an academic leader. The appointment will be made at the Assistant Professor level.

The Department has 18 faculty members engaged in a wide variety of collaborative, methodological, computational and theoretical research in statistics, biostatistics and actuarial science. Further information about the Department is available at www.stat.sfu.ca, and about the University, at www.sfu.ca.

Review of applications will begin on February 15, 2012. Please submit, to the following address: (i) a curriculum vitae and (ii) a letter outlining your future research programme and teaching philosophy. Also, (iii) please arrange for three letters of reference to be sent directly to: 

  Dr. Richard Lockhart, Chair
Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
Simon Fraser University
8888 University Drive
Burnaby, B.C. V5A 1S6, Canada
FAX (778) 782-­‐4368
Email: lockhart@sfu.ca

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Simon Fraser University, located in the greater Vancouver area, is committed to employment equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities. All appointments are subject to budgetary authorization. Under the authority of the University Act personal information that is required by the University for academic appointment competitions will be collected. For further details see:

www.sfu.ca/vpacademic/Faculty_Openings/Collection_Notice.html