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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Please attach a cover letter, CV and recent transcripts as part of the application process. Please upload the names and contact information for three letters of reference at: http://www.stat.ncsu.edu/references so we can track the letters we receive from your references. All reference letters will be made available for review by the departmental voting faculty.

Posting Details

Posting Information

Vacancy Type Tenured/TT Faculty
Is Internal Transfer Only No
Working Title Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor
Salary Range
Anticipated Hiring Range Commensurate with experience
Position Number 00105558
Work Schedule Academic Position- Varies
Full Time Equivalent (FTE) 1.00
Department 178501 - Statistics
Department College of Sciences
Job City & State Raleigh, NC
Primary Function of Organizational Unit

The Department of Statistics at North Carolina State University was founded in 1941 by Gertrude M. Cox, and is one of the oldest and largest programs in the country. The Department offers a diverse set of programs including Mathematical Statistics, Biomedical Statistics, Environmental Statistics, Industrial Statistics, and Statistical Genetics. The Department of Statistics is unique among Statistics departments in that it houses graduate programs in Statistics and Bioinformatics.

The Department has more than 40 primary faculty members, most of whom are housed in SAS Hall on the University’s main campus, and over 100 undergraduate and 160 graduate students. The primary function of the Department is to achieve outstanding research, teaching, mentoring, consulting and collaborations on campus and world-wide, within a cohesive and diverse department, where all students, faculty, and staff receive fair and equitable treatment.

Essential Job Duties

The position carries responsibilities for teaching undergraduate and graduate level courses, conducting scholarly research, advising students, and contributing to program development and scholarly activities in the department. Quality teaching and research leading to publications in scholarly journals are prerequisites for advancement. Teaching responsibilities will include undergraduate and graduate level courses in statistics. The person in this position is expected to develop or continue vigorous, nationally recognized research programs and is expected to serve as research adviser for doctoral students. The employee is expected to obtain/continue external support for research through competitive grants and to communicate the results to the biostatistics, bioinformatics and/or statistics communities by publishing regularly in refereed journals and by presenting at professional meetings and in other departments at NC State and other universities.

Other Work/Responsibilities
Minimum Education/Experience

Must have a PhD in Statistics or Biostatistics.

Departmental Required Skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to academic and research excellence.
  • Successful applicants will have established a competitive independent research program, or will otherwise possess the clear potential to do so.
  • Candidates should possess excellent teaching skills.
  • Excellent verbal and writing skills are required.
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

N/A

Required License or Certification

N/A

Special Instructions

Please attach a cover letter, CV and recent transcripts as part of the application process.

Please upload the names and contact information for three letters of reference at: http://www.stat.ncsu.edu/references so we can track the letters we receive from your references. All reference letters will be made available for review by the departmental voting faculty.

Job Open Date 09/26/2017
Must Be Open Until

Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.
10/24/2017
Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No
Proposed Hire Date 08/16/2018
AA/EOE

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at www.wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Supplemental Question

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn of this opportunity?
    • NCSU Website
    • NCSU Executive Search Services
    • Monster.com
    • CareerBuilder.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Other Online Job Board
    • Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
    • Job / Career Fair
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Professional Journal
    • Print Advertisement (Newspaper / Periodical)
    • Professional Organization
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
    • Direct Contact from NCSU HR Representative / Recruiter
    • NCSU Employee Referral
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Other)
    • Other
  2. If you learned about this vacancy from "other source" or "other website", please provide the source.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have (or will you have by date of hire) a PhD in Statistics, Biostatistics, or closely related field?
    • Yes
    • No

Application Materials Required

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts
  2. Teaching Statement
  3. Research Statement