California State University-Fullerton

Assistant or Associate Professor (Tenure Track)

Applications are invited for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professorship. Preference will be given to a broadly based individual with interest or experience in statistical applications and/or consulting as well as research. Teaching responsibilities will include both theoretical and computer based statistics courses at the undergraduate and Master's level, as well as curriculum development in these areas. Teaching may also include courses in the core mathematics curriculum, depending on background and interest.

A Ph.D. in Statistics or related field is required. Applicants should have high potential in undergraduate teaching and in research, excellent communication skills, and familiarity with modern statistical methods and computing. Demonstrated excellence in teaching and in research will be given extra consideration.

CSU Fullerton, located in Orange County in Southern California, is one of the largest campuses in the California State University system. The Department has 31 full time faculty members, and offers undergraduate degree programs in statistics, pure and applied mathematics, and teaching mathematics. The graduate program includes Mastersí degrees in Applied Mathematics with industrial applications, and in Teaching Mathematics. The department is considering expanding its offerings in Statistics. We have modern computing facilities for faculty and students. Our faculty research interests include mathematical statistics, applied statistics, and statistical computing, as well as differential equations, optimization, mathematical physics, and mathematics education. We are a largely commuter campus with a diverse student body. Although our primary mission is teaching, research is both expected and well supported by the department.

Appointment Date
August 2003.

Rank & Salary
One tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Salary is competitive and commensurate with rank, experience and qualifications. Excellent comprehensive benefits include health/vision/dental plans, a spousal and/or dependent fee-waiver, access to campus child-care and a new affordable housing program.

Application Deadline
Applications will be reviewed beginning December 15, 2002, but the position will remain open until filled.

Application Procedure
Candidates should send a cover letter summarizing research activity, experience in statistical applications or background in statistical methodology, and experience in undergraduate teaching including software proficiency. Also send a Curriculum Vita and at least three letters of reference. Degree recipients within the last 3 years should include graduate transcripts. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. Please send all materials to:

Chair, Search Committee in Statistics
Department of Mathematics
California State University, Fullerton
Fullerton, CA 92834

Cal Sate Fullerton is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Title IX/ADA Employer

CSUF Description
California State University, Fullerton is a large, comprehensive, urban university with approximately 1,900 full- and part-time faculty and a diverse student body of approximately 30,400. The university offers a broad spectrum of programs, with 55 baccalaureate and 47 masterís degrees in liberal arts and sciences and in applied and professional fields. Learning is preeminent at Cal State Fullerton. We combine the best qualities of teaching and research universities where actively engaged students, faculty and staff work in close collaborations to expand knowledge. Research and other creative activities are enhanced by the proximity of the campus to nationally recognized business, cultural, and educational institutions. The university has a longstanding tradition of collegial governance. Cal State Fullerton is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and nominations of women, persons of color and members of other underrepresented groups, including those with disabilities