This is a list of jobs taken from a variety of sources.
Other job sites to look at
  1. The jobs section of The Probability Web.
  2. The INFORMS (Inst. for Operations Research and Management Science) Employment Site.
  3. The jobs list of the Statistical Society of Canada (SSC)
  4. The job list of IEEE (Inst. of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)
  5. The Fields Institute (in Toronto) has information about jobs. If you are interested, see
  6. Eurandom is "European research institute for the study of stochastic phenomena" located in the Netherlands. Visit the web site for information on job vacancies and other information.
  7. MathJobs.org


McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Date: October 25, 2015
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at McGill University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Continuous Optimization. The Department welcomes applications at the Assistant Professor level, but more senior applicants will also be considered. The Department is encouraging applicants with expertise in general convex, nonlinear or stochastic optimization who are ideally interested in applying these methods to other domains.
Candidates must have a doctoral degree at the date of appointment, and must have demonstrated excellence in mathematical research. They must also have the desire and potential to contribute to the educational programs of the Department at the graduate and undergraduate levels.
Applications should be made through MathJobs.Org (Position ID: McGill-CTSOPT) and must include a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a research outline, a teaching statement which includes an account of teaching experience, and at least four references (with one addressing the teaching record). Candidates are also encouraged to provide web links for up to three selected reprints or preprints, or to upload them to MathJobs.Org.
Candidates must ensure that letters of reference are submitted, preferably through MathJobs.Org, although in exceptional circumstances they may be mailed to
Chair, Optimization Search Committee
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
McGill University
805, rue Sherbrooke ouest
Montréal (Québec)
Canada H3A 0B9
All applications received on or before 12 January 2016 will be considered; subsequent applications will be considered until the position is filled. For further details or clarifications, please email optimization.search2015@math.mcgill.ca.
McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

University of Colorado

Date: October 24, 2015
Assistant / Associate Professorship - Cognitive Science
University of Colorado at Boulder ICS Tenure Track Faculty: Sr. Assistant or Associate Level, Fall 2016, Posting #F02900
The Institute of Cognitive Science at the University Colorado Boulder is seeking to hire a tenure-track professor at the advanced Assistant or Associate level (position #00717347). We are particularly interested in applicants with expertise in the analysis, modeling, and interpretation of complex data sets using advanced computational techniques from fields such as machine learning, statistics, signal processing, and network analysis.
The internet and the availability of massive data repositories (e.g., language corpora, large-scale neuroimaging studies, educational data logs) are changing research paradigms in the allied fields of cognitive science. We seek an individual who leverages these resources and/or their own data collection efforts to advance our understanding of a substantive topic within cognitive science, and/or to develop techniques and systems that boost human cognitive potential.
The Institute brings together researchers from seven departments: Computer Science; Education; Integrative Physiology; Linguistics; Philosophy; Psychology & Neuroscience; and Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences. We offer a Joint PhD in Cognitive Science with each of these departments, and we teach highly interdisciplinary courses. Institute research is presently focused in three strategic areas: Human Learning and Education, Language Processing, and Cognitive Neuroscience, broadly defined. Our ideal candidate will have an outstanding track record in one or more of these areas, a strong funding history, and a commitment to interdisciplinary research.
For best consideration, applications should be completed by November 1, 2015, but will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.
Applications should include a current curriculum vitae, list of at least 3 professional references, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research philosophy, publications demonstrating the characteristics described above, and a cover letter addressing the applicant’s match to the Institute.
Full announcement and link to application page can be found via the "Apply through website" button.
The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the ADA Coordinator at hr-ada@colorado.edu.
The University of Colorado Boulder conducts background checks on all final applicants being considered for employment.

Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

Date: October 23, 2015
Cornell University Ithaca, New York Deadline December 11, 2015
Assistant or Associate Professor
Tenure Track - 9 month, academic year appointment
Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences - Cornell University Ithaca, NY
The Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University invites applications for a tenure track 9 month position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level with an expected starting date of July 1, 2016. The position will require 50% teaching and 50% research responsibility.
Required Qualifications:
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics, or a closely related field, with a strong research program in statistical theory and/or methodology applicable to modern biological data. Applicants with research interests or expertise in statistical genetics and genomics, bioinformatics and other high-throughput biological data are particularly welcome.
To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by December 11, 2015, but they will be accepted until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae including a full list of publications, research and teaching statements and up to three relevant research publications at
Applicants applying at the Assistant Professor level should arrange to have three reference letters submitted. Applicants applying at the Associate level should include in their cover letter the names of three or more individuals who can be contacted for references. Please contact Sue Bishop at skp5@cornell.edu or 607-255-5488 with any questions. Please visit
http://www.bscb.cornell.edu for more information on the Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology.
The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Knowledge with Public Purpose
Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose and contribute creative ideas to further the university's mission of teaching, discovery and engagement. Located in Ithaca, NY, Cornell's far-flung global presence includes the medical college's campuses on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and in Doha, Qatar, as well as the new Cornell Tech campus to be built on Roosevelt Island in the heart of New York City. Diversity and inclusion are part of Cornell University's heritage. We're and employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

Pennsylvania Position

Date: October 20, 2015
Department of Mathematics
Tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professorship of Statistics Join a vibrant campus community whose excellence is reflected in its diversity and student success. West Chester University of Pennsylvania's Department of Mathematics invites applicants for the position of tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Statistics.
Responsibilities will include teaching up to four courses per semester including graduate courses in statistics, undergraduate courses in statistics, as well as other undergraduate mathematics courses.
Candidates must possess a Ph.D. in statistics by August 2016. Candidates in closely related disciplines also will be considered, if their scholarship and professional involvement demonstrate commitment to and identification with the field of statistics. In addition, the successful candidate must have excellent communication skills and demonstrated teaching excellence or potential. The successful candidate must be engaged in a viable program of ongoing research. The successful candidate also must have an interest in developing curricula and supervising student research as part of a growing Master’s Degree Program in Applied Statistics.
Applications must include a cover letter addressing the above requirements; a curriculum vitae; all graduate transcripts; a brief statement of teaching philosophy; a brief research prospectus and three recent letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses communication skills and teaching potential.
Application materials must be submitted electronically at:
Letters of recommendation must be sent to search-stat@wcupa.edu.
Preference will be given to applicants whose materials are received by November 30. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. Finalists must successfully complete an interview process that includes a teaching demonstration and a talk to the Department’s faculty and upper division students.
For more details about the department, please visit www.wcupa.edu/appliedstatistics.
Developing and sustaining a diverse faculty and staff advances WCU's educational mission and strategic plan, Building on Excellence. West Chester University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The filling of this position is contingent upon available funding

Postdoctoral Research Position in Causal Inference Methodology: Harvard University.

Date: October 15, 2015

The Departments of Biostatistics (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health) and Health Care Policy (Harvard Medical School) are seeking candidates with PhD in Statistics/Biostatistics for a two-year postdoctoral position beginning as soon as December 2015. Position involves the development of causal inference methodology with application in comparative effectiveness research in the context of big data. The successful candidate will collaborate with Francesca Dominici, Sharon-Lise Normand, Sherri Rose or Corwin Zigler.
Doctoral degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a related field; familiarity in Bayesian modeling, instrumental variables approaches, and machine learning techniques are encouraged. Excellent communication and writing skills desired.
Additional Information:
Interested applicants please send CV and have at least two referees send letters to biostat_postdoc@hsph.harvard.edu. In your application, please reference “Causal Inference Postdoc.” We will be accepting applications until December 30, 2015 or the position is filled, whichever comes first.
Harvard University seeks to find, develop, promote, and retain the world’s best scholars. Harvard is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged.
Information on resources for career development and work/life balance at SPH can be found at: Career development and work/life balance
Vickie Beaulieu
Harvard School of Public Health-Dept of Biostatistics

Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada

Date: October 5, 2015.
The Department of Industrial Engineering at Dalhousie University invites applications for a probationary tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level, from candidates with outstanding research and teaching abilities in industrial engineering.
Dalhousie University is one of Canada's oldest universities. Founded in 1818, it attracts more than 18,000 students from around the world and is located in Halifax on Canada's East Coast. With a population of about 400,000 people, Halifax is the capital city of Nova Scotia and the educational, cultural and economic hub of Atlantic Canada.
The successful candidate is expected to have an earned doctorate in industrial engineering or a closely related field. The selection criteria include teaching, research, ability to collaborate with industry, and engineering experience. Eligibility for registration Engineers Nova Scotia is essential. Preference will be given to candidates with work experience in industry.
Duties will include teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and research in the areas of industrial engineering and operational research. Please refer to
for details about the Department. The deadline for the application is November 16, 2015. Applications, including a curriculum vitae, and a statement of research and teaching interests, should be sent to:
Chair of the Search Committee
Department of Industrial Engineering
Dalhousie University
5269 Morris Street, P.O. Box 15000
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
email: Industrial.Engineering@Dal.ca
Three letters of reference should be sent directly by referees to the above address.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada

Date: October 2, 2015
Dalhousie University invites applications from outstanding candidates in stochastic modeling of complex data structures, with application to bioinformatics, to be nominated for a Tier II Canada Research Chair.

The priorities of the appointment are the excellence of the candidate and the ability to initiate a world-class research program. The successful candidate will have a PhD in the Mathematical Sciences, with expertise in stochastic modeling, and inter-disciplinary experience in applying such models to real-world bioinformatics data.

Dalhousie is a world leader in several areas of bioinformatics, with the hub of bioinformatic research being the Centre for Comparative Genomics and Evolutionary Bioinformatics (http://cgeb.dal.ca). Networks play a role of central importance, with areas of interest including metabolic and ecologic networks, metagenomics and phylogenetic reconstruction.

The successful candidate will be appointed to a tenure stream position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The position is not conditional on receipt of the Canada Research Chair, but the successful candidate will be expected to be a strong candidate for, and apply for, a Tier II Canada Research Chair position. Canada Research Chairs are research-intensive faculty positions providing the chair holder with an opportunity to grow their research program through the provision of protected time for research. Tier II Chairs are 5 year appointments, renewable once. Details of the program can be found atwww.chairs.gc.ca.

The start date for the position is July 1, 2016, or as soon as possible thereafter. Consideration of candidates will begin in October, 2015, and will continue until the position is filled. Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a research proposal (max 3 pages), a statement of teaching interests and experience, and three confidential letters of reference forwarded under separate cover by the referees, to:

Chair, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Chase Building, Room 219
PO Box 15000, 6316 Coburg Road
Halifax, N.S. B3H 4R2

phone: 902-494-2572
fax: 902-494-5130
web: mathstat.dal.ca
Dalhousie is Atlantic Canada's leading research university. The main campus in situated in Halifax - a city known for its youthful spirit, rich history, and scenic waterfront. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Concordia University, Montreal

Date: October 2, 2015
Tenure-Track Position in Applied Statistics

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. Concordia University is committed to employment equity.

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Concordia University invites applications for one tenure-track position in Applied Statistics. Candidates in any area of statistics are encouraged to apply; however, preference will be given to those in the areas of Time Series, Computational Statistics, and Big Data Analysis with applications to financial data. Applicants should have a PhD degree, a strong research record, and demonstrated interest/experience in teaching both at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Applications must consist of a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, copies of recent publications indicating the candidate's role in the publication, a statement of teaching philosophy/interests, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and a research statement that describes past achievements, expertise and future goals. Candidates must also arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly to:

Dr. Nadia Hardy, Chair
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Concordia University
1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. W
Montreal, Quebec H3G 1M8 Canada
E-mail: chair.mathstat@concordia.ca
Subject to budgetary approval, we anticipate filling this position, normally at the rank of Assistant Professor, for August 1, 2016. Appointments at a more senior level may also be considered. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. All applications should reach the Department no later than November 15, 2015. All inquiries about the position should be directed to the Chair at the above-mentioned email address. For additional information, please visit the departmental website.

Wayne State University. Detroit.

Date: Oct. 1, 2015.
Research Assistant/Research Associate Biostatistics Wayne State University (WSU) is expanding its research and development programs in Integrative Biosciences. This initiative leverages a new 200,000 sq. ft. Integrative Biosciences Center (IBio) opening in 2015 that will house coordinated, multidisciplinary research teams and programmatic initiatives involving translational thrusts focused on pathophysiologies and accumulated stressors affecting health in evolving urban environments. Phase one occupation of IBio includes a clinical research service center (CRSC) as well as the WSU NIEHS-supported Center for Urban Responses to Environmental Stressors and established research teams at WSU in behavioral health, biomaterials and molecular imaging, diabetes and obesity. The faculty in the CRSC seeks a motivated, hard-working and professional biostatistician (Master's level or higher) who will work independently and under the supervision of a faculty biostatistician.
* BA or BS is required.
* Master’s Degree in Biostatistics, Statistics, or related field is required for Research
*Assistant; PhD degree in Biostatistics, Statistics, or related field is required for Research Associate.
* Coursework or prior work experience in public health, epidemiology, biomedical research, and/or genomics is desirable.
* Proficient in at least two of R, SAS, SPSS, or STATA.
* Skills in descriptive analysis, and applying modern statistical methods in modeling of data.
* Outstanding ability to communicate technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences.
* Interest and experience in public health research ? Excellent English writing skills.
Essential Functions (Job Duties):
* Participate in most statistical aspects of medical research projects, with supervision or assistance when needed.
* Independently generate descriptive and basic test statistics in both tabular and graphical form, analyze basic data requests and generate statistical modeling results using modern methods.
* Learn new statistical methods as needed, and apply skills to future projects. Represent the CRSC in project team meetings and contribute constructively to project discussions. ? Provide written documentation of work with statistical analysis plans and reports.
* Present statistical work in group meetings.
* Collaborate on any phase of a project, from initial meetings to final review of a manuscript, with guidance.
* Build documentation and organizational skills to effectively return to a project after long intervals.
* Contribute meaningfully to discussions of analyses and identify next steps for analyses.
* Manage project responsibilities with decreasing levels of supervision or regular support and take initiative to complete project-specific responsibilities with minimal supervision.
* Demonstrate the ability to multi-task and meet needs of multiple collaborations.
Apply online:
search for postings for posting number 041366.
Please include a cover letter, CV/resume, names and contact information for at least three references, and sample code of statistical analyses conducted.
Contact e-mail: Dr. Robert Podolsky (rpodolsk@med.wayne.edu)
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