University of Oulu, Finland
Department of Mathematical Sciences/Statistics Division    

Visiting position in Statistics

Applications are invited for a 12-17 month visiting position in Statistics for the period August 1, 2002, to July 31 or December 31, 2003. The position may also be taken up at a later date (but no later than January 1, 2003). The appointment will be at the full or associate professor level, depending on the qualifications of the appointee.
Applicants from all areas of statistics and applied probability are sought. Responsibilities include teaching one course per semester, maintaining an active research program, and participating in normal departmental activities.
Applicants should have a solid record of research, and must have a good command of English.

Located in a dynamic region hosting a multitude of high-tech companies and several major research centres, the University of Oulu (the second largest university in Finland) is at the forefront of higher education and research
in Finland, and offers a full range of academic programs. There is a vast potential for interesting cross-disciplinary research.

The Oulu region has plenty of recreational opportunities to offer, and the proximity to northern Europe's large wilderness areas offers unique opportunities for a variety of year-around outdoor activities. For further
information on the University of Oulu and the Oulu region, see the websites and, respectively.

Applicants are requested to send a letter of application, CV and a list of publications to:

Department of Mathematical Sciences/Statistics
University of Oulu
P.O. Box 3000
FIN-90014 University of Oulu

The closing date for application is May 15, 2002.

For inquiries, please contact:
Professor Kenneth Nordström
tel: +358-8-553 1829
fax: +358-8-553 1848

For further information on the Statistics Division, see also our website: