University of Arizona
Director of Statistical Consulting

The University of Arizona seeks to fill a full-time position at the research associate professor or research professor level to serve as Director of Statistical Consulting.  The successful candidate will lead, manage, and direct the University's new Statistical Consulting Office; will provide statistical consulting and collaborative research services to the campus' academic and research faculty and students; will supervise and oversee the activities of graduate students assigned to the Statistical Consulting Office as part of their graduate assistantships; and will instruct and direct M.S. and Ph.D. student research in Statistics.  Candidates whose research and experience overlap with existing areas of strength at UA will be given preferential consideration.  The University desires an individual who is able to work with diverse students and colleagues, and who will play a leadership role in developing and growing an active consulting and collaborative statistics program across campus.  Review of applications will begin December 1, 2006,and continue until the position is filled. The position will begin July 2007.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, life insurance; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; tuition reduction for employee and qualified family members; access to campus cultural and recreational activities, state retirement, and more.

To apply, go to; search on Job Number 36179.  For further information, contact Professor Walter W. Piegorsch, Search Committee Chair, at

Review of applications will begin December 1st, 2006.  Qualified minority and female candidates are especially encouraged to apply.

The University of Arizona is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.