Assistant Professor of Statistics



Job description

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Southern Indiana invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level beginning August 2019. The department offers undergraduate programs in statistics, mathematics, mathematics teaching, and mathematics-actuarial. A doctoral degree in statistics, data science, or a related field is required. ABD may be considered with doctoral completion by fall 2019. Responsibilities include teaching classes in statistics and mathematics at the undergraduate level, maintaining an active research agenda, engaging in professional and university service activities, and advising undergraduate majors. The University is committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship/professional activity, and service. Review of applications will begin on November 2, 2018, and continue until the position is filled.

How to apply

To apply, please follow the directions on our Employment Opportunities webpage ( to log in and set up an account. When you select the “Apply for this Job” link near the top of this page, you will be prompted to complete the appropriate Faculty/Administration application. When completing the application, you will be given the opportunity to attach the additional documents required for this position which include (1) letter of application; (2) current curriculum vitae; (3) statement of teaching philosophy; (4) statement on current and future research interests and scholarly activity; (5) unofficial transcripts; and (6) full contact information for three professional references. Materials should be directed to the attention of Dr. Rick Hudson, Search Committee Chair.

EEO Statement

As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, the University of Southern Indiana considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy or marital status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other category protected by law or identified by the University as a protected class.

Founded in 1965, the University of Southern Indiana enrolls nearly 11,000 undergraduate and graduate students in 70 undergraduate majors, 10 master's programs, and one doctoral program.