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04/18/2017
Open-Rank (Asst/Assoc/Full) Tenure-Track Faculty
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics

Company Information: The Center of Statistical Research (CSR) at the Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) aims to promote cutting-edge research in statistical methodology and applications in a wide range of disciplines, including but not limited to, finance, economics, internet business, energy and health sciences. SWUFE is one of the top Chinese Universities in finance and economics. The university is located in Chengdu, the capital city of Sichuan Province, being one of the fastest-growing metropolitan regions in China. City of Chengdu is the economic and political center in the west of China, famous for beautiful scenery, wonderful food and pleasant climate. The city is known as “Once coming, you never want to leave”. The Center of Statistical Research is actively involved in under- and post-graduate education, and methodology research in the fields of financial statistics, risk assessment, statistical portfolio management, medicine, public health and life sciences. The Center is proud of having overseas guest professors who support curriculum development, student supervision, and research collaboration. The university has committed significant financial sources to build a leading center for statistical research with comparable research and postgraduate study curriculum to those in the reputable statistics/biostatistics programs in the United States. The center underwent rapid growth to the group of 16 tenured and tenure-track faculty members in the past 5 years, and a further expansion is expected in the next five years

Position Title: Open-Rank (Asst/Assoc/Full) Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in Statistics

Duties and Responsibilities: Appointees will undertake undergraduate and graduate teaching, thesis supervision, statistical methodological research, and collaborative research

Position Qualifications: Applicants should have a PhD degree in statistics, biostatistics, computer science or related disciplines. Preference will be given to those with excellent statistical methodological research, strong motivation in applications, and effective communication skills/teaching ability.

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Benefits: Competitive salary, excellent start-up funds, housing allowances, and fringe benefits. The job-offer package will be commensurate with applicants’ credentials and experience

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Contact Email: csr@swufe.edu.cn

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