Department of Statistics and College of Medicine

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Full-time, state-funded, tenure-track or tenured position beginning August 2002. Appointment in Statistics and in the UI College of Medicine.

Minimum qualifications: doctorate in Statistics, Biostatistics, Computational Biology or related field, and potential for outstanding teaching and research. Appointment as Associate Professor with tenure requires outstanding publication record and evidence of leadership in research and teaching excellence. Areas of emphasis include biostatistics, bioinformatics, statistical genetics, computational statistics, data mining and Bayesian statistics, but those in any relevant area of statistics and probability are encouraged to apply. The University of Illinois offers exceptional opportunities for innovative statistical and collaborative research at the forefront of basic bioscience including possible affiliations with the Biotechnology Center, the Post-Genomics Institute, the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), and the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology. Salary commensurate with experience.

Send curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, and transcripts (for new PhD’s) to:
Douglas Simpson
Department of Statistics
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
101 Illini Hall
725 S. Wright Street
Champaign, IL 61820, USA

For further information call 217-333-2167, e-mail, or visit the website

To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by January 7, 2002. Applicants may be interviewed before the closing date; however, no hiring decision will be made until after that date.

The University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.