Department of Decision Sciences
Charles H. Lundquist College of Business
University of Oregon
The Department of Decision Sciences in the Lundquist College of Business at the University of Oregon is seeking to fill one tenure-track faculty position in Applied Statistics.
Rank: Assistant or Associate Professor of Applied Statistics.
Employment Beginning: September 16, 2014
Description: We are seeking a candidate who will fully contribute to the intellectual activities of the department and provide high quality teaching in the areas of Applied Statistics at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Research and teaching interests should be in the areas of econometrics, data mining, forecasting, and multivariate statistical methodologies. It would also be highly desirable for the applicant to have an interest in either Operations Management or Management Information Systems. Promotion and tenure depend on the quality of research and teaching.
In addition to its emphasis on research, the Lundquist College targets the development of certain skills in our students and faculty, especially the ability to pursue cross-disciplinary initiatives. Therefore, the ability to engage with one or more interdisciplinary signature centers in the college will be a plus. The successful candidate will have the ability to work effectively with faculty, staff, and students from a variety of diverse backgrounds.
Qualifications: Assistant level: Candidates must have a completed or nearly completed Ph.D. degree in Applied Statistics or related discipline; demonstrated potential for teaching and research excellence. Associate level: Ph.D. degree in Statistics or related area such as econometrics; a record of scholarly accomplishment and demonstrated teaching competence.
Application Procedure: Send letter of interest, curriculum vitae, copies of research papers, statement of teaching interests, evidence (if available) of teaching performance, and letters of reference as PDF files to: LCBjobs@uoregon.edu. Reference Search #12302 in your reply.
Application Deadline: To ensure consideration, submit application materials by October 15, 2013. The position will remain open until filled.
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