The Department of Biostatistics at the University of Kentucky is seeking applicants for tenured or tenure-track faculty positions at the assistant, associate, or professor level. The successful candidate will conduct impactful collaborative research and contribute to training the next generation of biostatisticians, data scientists, and public health researchers. Responsibilities associated with the position include independent methodological and collaborative research, teaching, mentorship, and service to the University and the statistical community.
The University of Kentucky is committed to pursuing interdisciplinary research to address challenges and disparities that face Kentuckians. Biostatistics faculty have active research programs within multidisciplinary research centers and institutes across campus.
We seek a team scientist who is capable of growing methodological expertise and biostatistics capacity by contributing to collaborative opportunities in these specific areas: cardiovascular disease, diabetes, neuroscience, and substance abuse disorder.
In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, the college actively encourages applicants from members of all ethnic groups underrepresented in higher education.
Compensation will be competitive and aligned with experience.
Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vita, and contact information for three references when prompted in the application. This information will be used to solicit recommendation letters through the online employment system.
Priority deadline for review and consideration at the 2019 Joint Statistical Meetings – American Statistical Association is July 30, 2019. Applications submitted after that date will be reviewed beginning August 15, 2019; the position will remain open until filled.
Additional inquiries may be directed to Heather Bush, PhD, Search Committee chair at email@example.com