The Department of Statistics at Colorado State University invites applications for 1 or 2 tenure-track faculty positions starting Fall 2002. The appointments are expected to be at the level of Assistant Professor; however, exceptional candidates at other ranks will also be considered. A PhD in statistics or a related field and a commitment to high quality research and teaching in statistics and/or probability are required. Although the search is open to all fields of probability and statistics, candidates with specialization in spatial statistics, generalized linear models, biostatistics, bioinformatics, Bayesian statistics, applied probability, statistical signal processing, or statistical computing are encouraged to apply. Appointees will be expected to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

The department currently comprises 17 faculty and over 45 graduate students. It also supports the Graybill Statistical Laboratory and the Center for Applied Statistical Expertise with internal and external consulting activities. The department has a wide range of research expertise including: applied probability, Bayesian statistics, statistical computing, design of experiments, environmental statistics, linear models, Markov chains, permutation methods, saddlepoint approximations, sampling, and time series. Further information about the department and positions is available on our web page

Applications for these positions should include a complete CV containing educational background, teaching experience, and a list of publications; a summary of future research plans; and three letters of recommendation. The application and supporting materials should be sent to:

Faculty Search Committee
Department of Statistics
Colorado State University
Ft. Collins, C0 80523-1877

Inquiries should be sent to

The deadline for receipt of applications is January 4, 2002. Applications received after this date will be considered until the positions are filled. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Colorado State University is an EEO/AA employer. The Office of Equal Opportunity is located in 101 Student Services.