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Lecturer I position in Statistics

The Department of Statistics at the University of Michigan invites applications for a Lecturer I position in Statistics to begin on September 1, 2021. We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated colleague to teach a wide range of undergraduate statistics courses, especially modern methods of applied statistics and hands-on data analysis, in an engaging and dynamic manner, to students studying statistics and other fields. This position has a particular focus on data science and computing courses, such as our Stats 206 which is taught in Python. At a minimum, a Master’s in Statistics or a related field is required, with PhD strongly preferred. Evidence of teaching excellence is required. The lecturers’ contracts at the University of Michigan are governed by the union and provide a competitive salary and benefits package. The regular teaching load is 3 courses per semester. This is a one-year appointment that is expected to be renewed yearly. We would prefer someone available long-term.  

To apply, please visit https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/17071 and submit a CV, a cover letter, a teaching portfolio including teaching experience, teaching philosophy, and evidence of teaching excellence, and arrange for three letters of reference that can speak to teaching and depth of knowledge and experience in statistics to be uploaded directly. If you have additional statements available, such as a research or a diversity statement, please submit them as well. The application deadline is 03/01/2020, and we expect offers to be made by 04/01/2020. The offer is subject to final approval by the Statistics department. 

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We welcome applications from members of all groups traditionally underrepresented in STEM.