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ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR - STATISTICS

South Dakota State University
Brookings, South Dakota 57007
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
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The Department of Mathematics and Statistics invites applications for a nine-month, full-time, benefits-eligible, tenure-track faculty position in Statistics. Rank will be determined based on the applicant’s qualifications. This position is supervised by the Department Head of Mathematics and Statistics. Principal duties include research, teaching, and outreach with an emphasis on artificial intelligence, machine learning, computational statistics, or related area. Preference will be given to applicants with interest in supporting/outreach to local and regional businesses. This individual will become an integral member of a diversified and active team of Mathematics and Statistics faculty supporting the Ph.D. in Computational Science and Statistics, the Master’s degree in Statistics, the Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in Data Science and the Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in Mathematics offered at SDSU. Exceptional candidates may be considered for the Capital Services AI/Machine Learning Scholar award. More information on the Scholar award is available here.

 

SDSU is especially interested in candidates that can contribute to and/or coordinate course offerings that address the experiences of underrepresented minorities in organizations. Women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include teaching and advising in undergraduate and graduate programs, and research, service, and outreach to the campus and region. Teaching duties include teaching three to six credits per semester of undergraduate and graduate courses and advising undergraduate and graduate student projects and research. Research duties include developing and maintaining a regionally relevant research program in artificial intelligence, machine learning, computational statistics, or related area and developing external collaboration and outreach efforts and pursue external research funding and graduate student support. Excellence in teaching and enthusiasm for mentoring students is expected.

Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS include:

  • Ph.D. in statistics, data science, artificial intelligence, or closely related field by the starting date of the appointment.
  • Broad understanding of statistical theory with research in artificial intelligence, machine learning, or computational statistics.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; and excellent collaborative and interpersonal skills.
  • Potential to be an effective teacher and mentor to students.
  • Potential to develop and maintain external collaborations and outreach efforts with the local and regional businesses.
  • Potential to develop and maintain a record of scholarly research and publication.

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Posted: 2021-08-24 Expires: 2021-09-23
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ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR - STATISTICS

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Brookings, South Dakota 57007

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