Assistant Professor of Statistics

Augsburg College   •  

Minneapolis, MN

Industry: Education.


Not Specified years

Posted 381 days ago

Job Description:

The Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science at Augsburg University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in the statistics program to begin August 15, 2018. Full consideration will be given to complete applications received by October 30, 2017.

The statistics program stresses active learning and cooperates closely with other disciplines such as Mathematics, Computer Science, Business, and the Sciences. Students may earn the Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics with a focus in Statistics or also a minor in Statistics. We have a strong commitment to appliedstatistics and mathematics. We work with local businesses and nonprofit organizations on projects. Our students regularly engage in research with our faculty and present at regional and national conferences


  • A PhD in Biostatistics, AppliedStatistics, or Statistics is expected (completed by starting date). 

Additional Information:

Among the distinctive features of the University are its deep dedication to civic and community engagement, and a strong belief in the integration of liberal arts and professional studies across all programs. The University's commitment to the local neighborhood and the world is enhanced through the work of four signature centers: the Christensen Center for Vocation, the Center for Global Education, the Sabo Center for Citizenship and Learning, and the Strommen Center for Meaningful Work.  At both undergraduate and graduate levels, students actively engage in international travel and intercultural experiences that broaden their view of the world and deepen their engagement in it.

Augsburg's main campus is located in the vibrant Cedar-Riverside neighborhood of Minneapolis, one of the most diverse areas in the Twin Cities. The University of Minnesota West Bank campus and one of the city's largest medical complexes are adjacent to Augsburg; the Mississippi River and the Seven Corners Theatre district are just a few blocks away.  In addition to its Minneapolis campus, Augsburg has a vibrant branch campus in Rochester, the fastest growing city in Minnesota and headquarters of the Mayo Health System.  In addition to these locations, Augsburg owns and operates international sites in Mexico, Guatemala, and Namibia.

Augsburg University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.   All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.