Assistant/Associate Professor in Statistics/Data Sciences

The Department of Mathematics & Statistics at the University of South Florida seeks to fill a 9-month, full-time, tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in Statistics/Data Sciences position on our Tampa campus starting August 7, 2023. The position is open until filled, but review of applications will begin on October 31, 2022.

Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in Statistics or Mathematics with a concentration in Statistics, with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research and service. Doctoral degree must be conferred by July 15, 2023. Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Preference will be given to candidates who have a strong theoretical foundation in Statistics and/or Data Sciences, evidenced by a strong record of research with publications in highly-ranked statistical journals. Interdisciplinary collaborative experience is a plus.

Applicants must demonstrate evidence of, or potential for, excellence both in research and teaching; previous teaching experience is preferred. The candidate hired to this position will be expected to teach effectively at both undergraduate and graduate levels in Statistics, to maintain a vigorous research program, to seek external research funding, and to develop a satisfactory record of service.

Applications must be submitted to http://employment.usf.edu for Job Opening ID #31374. Required documentation, submitted as a SINGLE document, includes a Cover Letter, CV, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, Statement of Research, and evidence of successful research and teaching. In addition, applicants should have at least three recommendation letters submitted through MathJobs.org.

Conclusion of this search is subject to final budget approval. According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Institution. For disability accommodations, contact Denise Marks at (813) 974-9747 a minimum of five working days in advance.