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UD is home to the prestigious College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, whose interdisciplinary Department of Applied Economics and Statistics is now hiring three full-time, tenure-track faculty positions who will shape the future direction of its Statistics Program beginning in summer 2014. Successful candidates will demonstrate the drive and vision to develop an innovative cutting-edge, and internationally recognized research program in statistics, as well as collaborate with other researchers and industry in related fields. We are seeking individuals who dare to be first.

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University of Delaware seeks three full-time tenure positions to help shape future of statistics program

These three positions are at the rank of Assistant Professor, with the possibility of one position being hired at the Associate Professor level. They are nine-month, academic-year appointments.

Top priority will go to applicants who can cooperate in the Department’s existing quantitative research programs in applied economics and statistics. Each professor will teach up to four courses per year to undergraduate and graduate students in statistics. In addition, there is the expectation to contribute to Department/University service activities and its mission of statistical literacy on campus.

Ph.D. in Statistics (or related fields) with research emphasis in one or more of the following areas: Data Analytics, Economics (or other social science fields), Bioinformatics, Biostatistics (or related health science fields), and Statistical Theory. Successful candidates will have a proven track record of excellence in research and a demonstrated interest in high quality teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Deadline for applications is November 15, 2013, or until the position is filled. University of Delaware salaries and fringe benefit packages are highly competitive. Those interested should apply online at http://www.udel.edu/udjobs/.  Please upload only your curriculum vitae to this website.   In addition, application materials, including a curriculum vitae, one research paper and three letters of recommendation must be submitted online at http://www.econjobmarket.org

The UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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