University of California at Davis


The Department of Statistics invites applications for a position, starting July 1, 2001 or a later date to be arranged. The position is at tenure track Assistant Professor level, or at Associate Professor level with tenure, depending on qualifications. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, Mathematics or a related field and an outstanding research and excellent teaching record for appointment with tenure, or demonstrated interest and ability to achieve such a record for a tenure track appointment. Preferred research areas are analysis of large and complex data sets, biostatistics, or computational statistics. Candidates with demonstrated research interest in bioinformatics are strongly encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will be expected to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. UC Davis has launched a Bioinformatics initiative and plans to establish a graduate program in Biostatistics, in addition to the existing Ph.D./MS program in Statistics. Information about the department and programs offered can be obtained from the website Send letter of application, including a statement of research interests, curriculum vitae with publication list, at least three letters of reference, relevant reprints/preprints, and transcripts (applicants with Ph.D. obtained in 1999 or later) to:

Chair, Search Committee
Department of Statistics
1 Shields Avenue
University of California
Davis, CA 95616.

Review of applications will begin on January 1, 2001, and will continue until the position is filled. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff.