Statistics/Data Science Lecturer

The University of Canterbury School of Mathematics and Statistics is looking for a continuing (i.e., permanent) Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Statistics and/ or in Data Science.

 

The closing date for this position is Sunday, 2nd June 2019 (Midnight NZ time}

 

The School of Mathematics and Statistics is looking for people to contribute to the development of our teaching and research programmes in Statistics and in Data Science.

 

You will contribute to the vibrancy of the School’s research culture and teach into the Statistics and, or, Data Science programme. You will be expected to undertake a range of teaching responsibilities for both undergraduate and postgraduate students and to supervise research (postgraduate) students. Collaborative research, both within the university and externally, is encouraged.

 

We invite applications from enthusiastic and capable people. You should have a Ph.D. (or be near completion) in Statistics or in Data Science, or have an equivalent qualification in a relevant subject. You should have expert knowledge in Statistics or in Data Science and have experience in teaching Statistics or Data Science to a wide range of learners from a variety of backgrounds.

 

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 fantastic benefits that UC offers including flexible work practices, study opportunities and generous superannuation and leave provisions, please visit us: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/joinus.

 

For further information about this opportunity, please contact Professor Jennifer Brown, jennifer.brown@canterbury.ac.nz

 

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