The Department of
Statistical Sciences at the University of Toronto invites applications
for a teaching-stream position at the rank of Assistant Professor,
Teaching Stream in Statistical Computation. The position start date is
July 1, 2017.
Applicants must have a Postgraduate Degree in Data
Science, Statistics, Biostatistics, Computer Science or related
discipline by the time of appointment or shortly thereafter. The
successful candidate will have significant experience in teaching a
variety of courses in statistics with a significant computational
component at the University level and a record of excellence in teaching
(strong teaching evaluations, use of teaching methods that enhance
student engagement and learning, design of innovative course materials
and assessments) and demonstrated commitment to excellence in graduate
and undergraduate education. A Ph.D. or other experience in statistical
computing, in scholarship, in scientific collaboration or in pedagogy
are all considered assets. Successful candidates must have strong
endorsements by referees reflecting both excellent teaching and evidence
of commitment to pedagogical enquiry and teaching innovation.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
All qualified candidates are invited to apply online at AcademicJobsOnline. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and
teaching dossier, including a statement of teaching philosophy.
should arrange to have at least three letters of recommendation (on
letterhead and signed), of which at least two address the candidate's
teaching, sent directly by the writers. All application materials must
be submitted through AcademicJobsOnline at
https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8136. Questions about this
position may be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All application materials, including the letters of reference, must be received by December 15, 2016.
one of the leading departments in North America our mandate is to serve
as a centre of excellence for statistical sciences research and
education, across the campus, nationally and internationally. With an
outstanding complement of 22 award winning faculty, our key strengths
are the quality of our research, the abilities or our undergraduate and
graduate students, our close ties to biostatistics in the Dalla Lana
School of Public Health, and the broad reach of statistical science
across other disciplines.
For more information on the Department of Statistical Sciences, please visit our website at: www.utstat.utoronto.ca.
University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its
community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons /
persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North
America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may
contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.