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Position - Assistant Professor in Statistics

The Department of Statistics at the University of California Riverside is seeking to hire a new faculty member at the rank of Assistant Professor.
The position targets candidates with high quality research and strong teaching records, and general training in statistics or biostatistics with expertise preferably in more than one of the following areas: Bioinformatics, Imaging Analysis, Large Scale Data Analysis, Statistical Methodology for Clinical Trials, Bayesian Analysis, Discrete Data Analysis, Nonparametric or Semi-Parametric Statistics, Spatial Statistics, Longitudinal Data Analysis, and Survival Analysis. Qualified candidates must have a Ph.D. in Statistics or Biostatistics. The position is effective July 1, 2015.
The University of California at Riverside opened a new Medical School with its first incoming class of students in Fall 2013. The Department of Statistics will be part of an exceptional environment for interdisciplinary research with the new Medical School and other health related initiatives on campus. Candidates with a research profile for developing theory and methods of statistics that are motivated by biomedical collaborations are highly desirable.
The Department of Statistics has a long tradition of collaborative research in the life sciences, provides an exceptional environment for interdisciplinary research on a variety of health-related initiatives. The University of California Riverside is situated in an historic citrus growing area surrounded by mountain ranges. Riverside is about an hour away from ski slopes, surfing, or hiking in mountain or desert environments, and housing in the area is very affordable. The campus is also located in a prime position to take advantage of the other universities, research institutes, and biotech industries present in Southern California.
Reviews for the position begin Nov 14, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled.
APPLY TO: Interested applicants should upload curriculum vitae, personal research statement, statement describing teaching, and three letters of reference to https://aprecruit.ucr.edu/apply/JPF00252. Until the file is complete with the requested information, the application cannot be given full consideration.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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