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Professor of Statistics
University of Bath

Company Information: The Department of Mathematical Sciences has over 70 academic staff from all areas of Mathematics. There are strong interactions between Statistics and Applied Mathematics, as well as a wide variety of interdisciplinary research projects and industrial collaborations. These activities are supported by the Centre for Doctoral Training in Statistical Applied Mathematics at Bath (SAMBa), which has an annual intake of 10-15 research students. In addition, the Bath Institute for Mathematical Innovation helps businesses solve complex mathematical and statistical problems, and promotes cross-campus research activities and international collaborations.

Position Title: Professor of Statistics

Duties and Responsibilities: The Department of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Bath is inviting applications for two professorial appointments in Statistics and its applications in all areas, including Uncertainty Quantification, Data Science, Machine Learning, Evolution, Public Health and Operational Research.

Position Qualifications: Applicants must have a strong research vision, and a track record of engagement within their Department and across the wider statistical community. Applicants are expected to have an excellent track record of publications and research grant acquisition, commensurate to their stage of career, as well as a keen interest in pursuing excellence in teaching and in supervising graduate students. Key attributes are strategic leadership and the ability to influence and shape the output and success of the Department, including the immediate and future hiring strategy in statistics. We particularly welcome applications from established Professors, as well as from Readers/Senior Lecturers who can demonstrate a significant upward trajectory.

Salary Range: Competetive



Application Information: Alongside completion of the online application form, candidates should upload:
– A full Curriculum Vitae
– A statement of research interests of up to 3 pages
– A one page summary of teaching experience

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Application Deadline: 10/16/2017