Arizona State University
Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Assistant Professor (tenure-track)

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Arizona State University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the
Assistant Professor level, beginning in the fall semester of 2004. Applicants are required to have a Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics,
or mathematics (or other closely related discipline) with a research emphasis in statistics by August 16, 2004. Candidates must
also have demonstrated potential for excellence in statistical research and teaching at all levels. The successful candidate will be
expected to conduct research and publish in the area of statistics, provide quality teaching of undergraduate and graduate courses
in both theoretical and applied statistics, and participate in on-campus interdisciplinary statistics activities and appropriate
professional service.

The main campus of Arizona State University has approximately 47,000 students and is located in the rapidly growing
metropolitan Phoenix area, which provides a wide variety of recreational and cultural opportunities. The Department of
Mathematics and Statistics currently has 48 full time faculty members and over 70 supported Graduate Students. The Department
has high-quality and growing graduate and undergraduate programs in statistics. Demand for statistical research and instruction at
ASU is expected to continue to increase, and ASU has numerous opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration. The
Department has excellent computing resources, including a networked cluster dedicated to statistics research, individual faculty
workstations, and access to the University's central computing facilities.

Applicants must send i) a curriculum vita, ii) an AMS Cover Sheet (available at ), iii) a personal
statement addressing their research agenda, and iv) a statement of teaching philosophy, and v) must arrange for three letters of
recommendation to be sent to:

Statistics Search Committee
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Arizona State University
PO Box 871804
Tempe, AZ 85287-1804

Review of the applications will begin on January 16, 2004; if not filled weekly thereafter or until the search is closed.