Associate Professor of Statistics
The Department of Mathematical Sciences invites applications for a position of Associate Professor in Statistics. The position is open from 1 April 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter.
The professor is expected to do research in statistics or probability theory. The successful candidate is expected to have an internationally recognized record of outstanding achievement in research with ground-breaking contributions to the applicant's area of specialization.
Applicants must have strong teaching credentials. They are required to have university-level teaching experience, documented teaching competencies and must be able to explain and reflect upon their own teaching practice and portfolio. Formal pedagogical training or supervision equivalent to the University of Copenhagen teacher training programme for assistant professors is required.
Duties include the applicant’s own research, development of the field, assessment tasks, grant applications, and research management such as supervision and training of research fellows and other staff. The successful applicant must also teach, supervise, prepare and participate in examinations, and fulfil other tasks requested by the Department. Teaching obligations may include activities with external partners in our continued professional education programme for industry.
The deadline for applications is Sunday 6 December 2020, 23:59 GMT +1.