As part of a Presidential Hiring Initiative and the forthcoming IUB
2030 Strategic Plan, the Department of Statistics in the College of Arts and Sciences at Indiana University invites applications for one tenured faculty position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor in Imaging Data Analysis with an August 1, 2023 start date. Applicants should have a strong record of research productivity and external funding, and a commitment to teaching excellence at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and to department service. A Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics, computer science, or a closely related field is required.
Created in 2006, IU's Department of Statistics currently offers both graduate and undergraduate degree programs and maintains the Indiana Statistical Consulting Center. Current faculty research interests include statistical learning, computational and spatial statistics, and Bayesian inference, with applications to neuroimaging, microbiome, genetics and phylogenetics, and human rights data. We are co-located with the Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering which is expanding its initiatives in Artificial Intelligence. More information about the department can be found at its website: http://www.stat.indiana.edu
. The usual teaching load for tenured faculty members is 3 courses per year.
The College of Arts and Sciences is committed to building and supporting a diverse, inclusive, and equitable community of students and scholars.
Women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA
services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications.
Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. IU is responsive to the needs of dual-career couples.
Applications received by March 15, 2023, will be given full consideration. The search will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. Please apply electronically at PeopleAdmin: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/16295
Application materials required include a cover letter, Curriculum Vita, statements on research and teaching, a diversity statement with information and specific examples about past, present, and future contributions to promoting equity, inclusion, and diversity in statistics, and three or more letters of recommendation with at least one addressing the candidate's teaching expertise.
Before a conditional offer of employment with tenure is finalized, candidates will be asked to disclose any pending investigations or previous findings of sexual or professional misconduct. They will also be required to authorize an inquiry by Indiana University Bloomington with all current and former employers along these lines. The relevance of information disclosed or ascertained in the context of this process to a candidate's eligibility for hire will be evaluated by Indiana University Bloomington on a case-by-case basis. Applicants should be aware, however, that Indiana University Bloomington takes the matters of sexual and professional misconduct very seriously.
Nestled in the rolling hills of south-central Indiana, and home to 85,000 residents, the city of Bloomington offers the feel of a college town with many of the amenities of a large city. From off-Broadway plays and musicals, the LOTUS
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Applicants should have a strong record of research productivity and external funding, and a commitment to teaching excellence at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and to department service. A Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics, computer science, or a closely related field is required.
Please address questions and correspondence to: Kelly Hanna, Department of Statistics, Myles Brand Hall E104, 901 E 10th St, Bloomington, IN 47408, USA, firstname.lastname@example.org, 812-855-7828.