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Visiting Faculty Member in Statistics
Grand Valley State University

Company Information: Grand Valley State University and the Department of Statistics emphasize effective teaching and professional development. The department offers an undergraduate major in Statistics (with more than 125 students) and minors in Statistics and Applied Statistics (with more than 150 students), and a Professional Science Master’s degree in Biostatistics (with approximately 35 students). In addition, courses are offered in support of university graduate programs in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Kirkhof College of Nursing, College of Health Professions and the College of Engineering and Computing. The department and university are strongly committed to using technology in teaching at all levels. All classrooms are outfitted with computer display equipment. The student and faculty networks at GVSU maintain the current versions of SAS, SPSS, R/RStudio and JMP. For more information, see our web site at or call (616) 331-3355.

Position Title: Visiting Faculty Member in Statistics

Duties and Responsibilities: Duties include teaching 4 three-hour statistics courses per semester. Resources may be available for professional development, consulting, and scholarship. Employment begins August 2017.

Position Qualifications: Candidates must have a M.S. or Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, or related field. A commitment to teaching excellence is required. Candidates must have an interest in using technology in the undergraduate curriculum.

Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications.

Benefits: Visiting faculty are eligible for university benefits and a full description of these benefits can be found at


Application Information: An application should include a cover letter that addresses the applicant’s qualifications for the position and a current vita. Materials can be sent to me electronically at or materials can be mailed to:

Paul Stephenson, Chair
Department of Statistics
Grand Valley State University
Allendale, MI 49401.

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Application Deadline: 05/31/2017