Continuing Non-Tenure Track Position in Statistics

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Location: Lancaster, PENNSYLVANIA

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Posting Number: 2018539F
Position Title: Continuing Non-Tenure Track Position in Statistics
Position Type: Faculty
Recruitment Type: Internal/External Applicants
Work Schedule: full-time/9-months
Department: 185-Mathematics & Statistics
Position Summary:

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Villanova University welcomes applications for a continuing non-tenure track position in Statistics that begins in Fall 2019, at the rank of Assistant Teaching Professor. The teaching load for the position is 12 credit hours per semester. We have a current need for a faculty member to teach multiple sections of business statistics. There is also the opportunity to teach other introductory and advanced undergraduate or graduate courses in Statistics. Our department offers an undergraduate Minor in Statistics and an MS in Applied Statistics. In addition to teaching, our new colleague is expected to advise undergraduate Mathematics majors, attend department meetings, and participate in the life of the department. The University has recently strengthened its commitment to its continuing non-tenure track lines by approving a plan in which the person in this position would be eligible for promotions to Associate and Full Teaching Professor.

Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University’s mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University’s mission and values. Members of underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Teach 12 credit hours (three or four courses) per semester.
  • Advise Mathematics majors.
  • Attend department meetings.
  • Participate in the life of the department.
Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree in Statistics or a related field. Strong teaching ability.

Preferred Qualifications:

Ph.D. in Statistics or a related field. Exceptional teaching ability.

Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours:
Special Message to Applicants:

Applicants must apply online at
All applications are to include:

  • Cover letter.
  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Copies of academic transcripts (undergraduate and graduate).
  • At least three letters of recommendation. An email will be sent to your references with a secure web link asking that they submit confidential letters of recommendation when the application is submitted.
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy.

For finalists, an official graduate transcript will be required.

Review of applications begins upon receipt and continues until the position is filled. We invite you to apply by February 1, 2019 for full consideration.

Posting Date: 09/28/2018
Closing Date (12am ET):
Salary Posting Information:

Commensurate with experience

Salary Band: N/A
Job Classification: faculty

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