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College of Liberal Arts & Sciences: Clinical, Teaching & Visiting Faculty (All Ranks)
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Department of Statistics

Company Information: We offer the BS, MS and PhD degrees in Statistics as well as the BS in Statistics and Computer Science. With a faculty known for leadership in research and excellence in teaching, our programs provide students with a solid foundation and in-depth exposure to advanced statistical methodology, computational statistics, and multidisciplinary applications. The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, a premier public university, provides a superb environment for learning and growth. We encourage you to explore all that the Department and the University have to offer!

Position Title: College of Liberal Arts & Sciences: Clinical, Teaching & Visiting Faculty (All Ranks) – Department of Statistics

Duties and Responsibilities: Teaching, Clinical, or Visiting Assistant, Associate and Full Professors
Department of Statistics
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Department of Statistics invites applications for teaching, clinical and visiting assistant/associate/full professor positions in Statistics and Data Science (up to 100% for 9 months). Teaching and clinical professorial positions are continuing specialized faculty appointments renewable subject to performance and funding. Visiting positions are for one year. Adjunct teaching/clinical/visiting positions are possible for appointments below 50%. Some areas of emphasis include statistical methods for data science, statistical machine learning, computational statistics, biostatistics and informatics. All areas of statistics and data science are welcome.

For further information, contact us at or 217-333-2167

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The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit

Position Qualifications: Applicants must have a PhD in statistics, biostatistics, computer science, data science, engineering or related field at time of appointment. Applicants for teaching and clinical faculty positions must demonstrate a commitment to applied or pedagogical research, excellent teaching and professional development of students and professional experience commensurate with the rank being sought. Successful candidates are expected to teach effectively at the undergraduate level, graduate level or both, to establish and maintain an active and independent research program appropriate to their faculty appointment, and to provide service to the department, the university and the profession. The anticipated starting date is August 16, 2018. Salary is competitive.

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Application Information: Application procedures:

To apply, please create your candidate profile at and upload your required documents, including cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, up to three sample research papers, optional course evaluations and the names and email addresses (phone numbers are optional) of three professional references. Referees will be contacted electronically within 1-2 business days after submission of the application.

To ensure full consideration, applications must be submitted by March 1, 2018. In your cover letter please state which rank you wish to be considered for. Interviews may take place and offers may be made before the closing date, but all applications received by the closing date will receive full consideration for an open position.

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Application Deadline: 03/01/2018