Cornell University, Biological Statistics and Computational Biology

Position ID:Cornell-CompBio-DSSLECT [#12874, WDR-00017266]
Position Title: DSS Lecturer 2018
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Ithaca, New York 14853, United States [map]
Subject Area: Statistics
Appl Deadline:2019/01/21help popup finished (2018/12/05, finished 2019/07/03, listed until 2019/05/28)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Lecturer Position Available in

Biological Statistics and Computational Biology

(soon to become Statistics and Data Science)


Position:              Lecturer

Location:             Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853

Position description:  The Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology Cornell University invites applications for a lecturer position. Information about the department appears at

Applicants should have demonstrated interest and excellence in teaching statistics at an introductory through an advanced undergraduate level and leadership potential in Cornell’s statistics and data science educational missions.

Qualifications:  A MS in statistics or a closely related field is required and have prior experience teaching statistics (preferably at the college/university level).

Preferred Qualifications: A Ph.D. in statistics or closely related field and have prior experience teaching statistics (at the college/university level).

Salary and Benefits:  Competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

This is a full-time, calendar year appointment. Appointments of lecturers are for periods of not more than three years and are renewable depending on funding and performance.

Applications and Starting Date:  Anticipated starting date will be negotiable. Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statements, statement of diversity, equity, and inclusion and arrange to have three reference letters submitted to Academic Jobs Online at Inquiries should be sent to Giles Hooker, Search Committee Chair, Initial screening of applications will begin January 21, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled.

Opportunity:  The lecturer will join a collaborative, interdisciplinary community on the main campus in Ithaca, New York.

The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences is a pioneer of purpose-driven science and Cornell University’s second largest college. We work across disciplines to tackle the challenges of our time through world-renowned research, education, and outreach. The questions we probe and the answers we seek to focus on three overlapping concerns: natural and human systems; food, energy and environmental resources; and social, physical and economic well-being.

We offer a rich array of services, programs, and benefits to help employees advance in their career and enhance the quality of personal life, including employee wellness, workshops, childcare and adoption assistance, parental leave and flexible work options.

Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities. Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students, and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose and contribute creative ideas to further the university's mission of teaching, discovery, and engagement.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Cornell University
1198 Comstock Hall
Ithaca NY 14853

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