The George Washington University
Department of Statistics
Washington, DC 20052

Assistant Professor Position

The Department of Statistics at The George Washington University invites applications for a 3-year (renewable) contract position at the Assistant Professor level starting  Fall 2002. Primary responsibilities are: teaching, and service. The position requires teaching three courses per semester. Research is not required, but interest/experience in research would be
considered favorably.

The Department of Statistics at The George Washington University is the first Department of Statistics in a college of arts and sciences in USA, and is well known for its teaching and research activities. There is a stimulating academic environment as well as opportunities for collaboration with other researchers. The Department has 12 full-time faculty members, and offers the
B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Statistics; M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Biostatistics and in Epidemiology, in collaboration with the School of Public Health and Health Services; and a Graduate Certificate in Survey Design and Data Analysis. The Department also teaches statistics to several hundred students form other departments every semester.

The Departmentís location in the nationís capital offers many cultural, and professional development opportunities. Many major Government agencies, international organizations, research institutions, and companies located in Washington DC area offer good opportunities for applied research collaboration, and obtaining research funding and potentially reduce teaching
load. Thus, statisticians with applied research interests should find our location, and the position attractive.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Statistics, and demonstrated excellence in teaching applied and theoretical Statistics courses at the University level. Screening starts 3/22/02, but later applications will be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled. Please send application, CV, and 3 recommendation letters to:

Search Committee
Department of Statistics
George Washington University
Washington, DC 20052

The George Washington University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.