Professor of Statistics

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Location: Chicago, ILLINOIS

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Professor of Statistics

Department of Statistics, Physical Sciences Division
Position Type: Faculty

Chicago, IL

Nov 3, 2022


The Department of Statistics at the University of Chicago invites applications for a tenured faculty position at the rank of Professor in the areas of high-dimensional inference, network data analysis, and statistical methods in genomics and imaging.

Applicants are expected to be recognized leaders in their field, with a demonstrated research excellence appropriate to the rank. Duties will include conducting graduate and undergraduate courses in Statistics, which includes course preparation, review and grading of assignments, and academic advising of individual students as requested.


Ph.D in statistics or a related discipline.

Application Instructions

Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago's Academic Jobs website,  and must upload a curriculum vitae, including a list of publications, and a brief research statement summarizing their research contributions.

All University departments and institutes are charged with building a faculty from a diversity of backgrounds and with diverse viewpoints; with cultivating an inclusive community that values freedom of expression; and with welcoming and supporting all their members.

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s Statements on Diversity are at .

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination .

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-834-3988 or email with their request.

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