Lecturer-Senior Lecturer in Statistics
Date 2013-12-18 07:12:10 Location : Oceania
College of Engineering
Continuing (tenured), and full-time
We are looking for an individual with a demonstrated background in research, teaching and professional practice. You will contribute to the Department's undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and undertake high quality research building excellent collaborative relationships with other appropriate researchers, locally, nationally and internationally. You will therefore have the ability to work effectively within teams to achieve timely and valued objectives. In this position, you will also contribute to the Statistical Consulting Unit for the University of Canterbury. The Unit is hosted by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, and provides statistical advice and support services to meet the needs of postgraduate students and staff across the University.
The successful candidate will ideally have:
A Ph.D. in Statistics, or a closely related area (or near completion)
Demonstrated the ability to sustain a successful statistics research and teaching career
Experience in statistical consulting, or research in applied statistical methods
The ability to communicate statistics clearly to a non-statistical audience; and
An excellent IT working knowledge of SPSS and R.
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is a strong, forward-looking Department, dedicated to excellence in research and teaching. Research areas include both theoretical and applied statistics. For more about the Department, please visit: http://www.math.canterbury.ac.nz/
Further information about this role can be obtained by contacting the Head of Department, Jennifer Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org
The University of Canterbury is committed to promoting a world-class learning environment through research and teaching excellence, and has a vision statement of 'People Prepared to Make a Difference'. You will have the opportunity to work alongside members of a diverse academic community and enrich your own professional and personal development. For information about the range of benefits in joining UC please visit us online at: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/joinus
The closing date for this position is: 3 February 2014 (NZ time).
Applications should include a curriculum vitae with research publication details, a one-page statement of research and teaching interests, and the names and contact details of three referees, combined into one document and submitted online.
Should you wish to e-mail any additional attachments or have queries in relation to the application process, please forward these to the Human Resources Administrator, Rochelle Golby at email@example.com
Internal candidates should apply via the Careers option in Employee Self-Service: https://ucpeople.canterbury.ac.nz
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