Faculty Positions

Department of Statistics
Assistant or Associate Professor

The Department of Statistics (www.stat.uci.edu) at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), invites applications for a tenure-track assistant or tenured associate professor position beginning July 1, 2016. The department has an interdisciplinary focus, with an emphasis on developing methods to solve applied problems and advancing the statistical theory that underlies those methods. We are searching for faculty with strong research potential, a commitment to excellence in teaching, and enthusiasm for helping our department continue to grow. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. degree in Statistics, Biostatistics or a related field. The Department is interested in individuals with research interests in all areas of statistics.

The Department of Statistics is part of the Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences at UCI. UC Irvine celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2015, just after being ranked first in the United States and seventh in the world among universities less than 50 years old by a Times Higher Education survey. Compensation is competitive, and includes priority access to purchase on-campus faculty housing at below-market prices. UC Irvine is located 4 miles from the Pacific Ocean and 45 miles south of Los Angeles. The area offers a very pleasant year-round climate, numerous recreational and cultural opportunities, and one of the highest-ranked public school systems in the nation.

Completed applications containing a cover letter, curriculum vita, graduate transcripts (for assistant professor candidates), statements on teaching and research, sample research publications, and three letters of recommendation should be uploaded electronically. Complete your application by also submitting a statement on previous and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion. Please refer to the following web site for instructions: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF03075 (assistant) or https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF03076 (associate). The review of applications will begin December 15, 2015.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.