Visitor in Statistics



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Job description

Iowa City, IA

The Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science invites applications for non-tenure-track faculty positions on a one-year appointment to teach statistics during the 2019-20 academic year, subject to budgetary approval. Applications are welcome for part-time, 87.5% appointments, and are potentially renewable. Applicants must possess a Master’s degree in statistics or a related area, by the start date of the appointment. A PhD in statistics or a related area is preferred. Excellent communications skills and experience teaching at the collegiate level are required. Common research interests with current faculty and experience teaching statistics courses are desired. Employment begins on August 21, 2019, and candidates must be legally able to work in the United States on that date. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until all positions have been filled.

How to apply

Applications should be submitted online at Refer to requisition #73627.

Applications should include a cover letter, a current CV, and academic transcript(s). Three letters of reference must be sent directly to the search committee by the letter writers. Letters should particularly address the applicant’s potential for excellence in teaching and sent by email to: [email protected]. Alternatively, hard copy letters can be mailed to the following address:

Visiting Faculty Search Committee
Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
241 Schaeffer Hall
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242-1409

The University of Iowa is a major national research university located on a 1,900-acre campus in Iowa City in southeast Iowa, on the Iowa River near the intersection of U.S. Interstate Highways 80 and 380. Iowa is composed of 11 colleges, the largest of which is the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, enrolling most of Iowa's undergraduates.