Faculty Hiring

The Department of Statistical Science at Cornell University invites applications for tenured, tenure-track, and lecturer positions. 

Cornell University is located in Ithaca, New York, a city of about 30,000 people in the heart of the Finger Lakes region. Both Cornell and Ithaca offer a wide range of cultural activities, sports, and outdoor activities with the pleasures of both city and country close at hand. Ithaca is Gorges!

We seek individuals with strong foundations and research interests in statistical theory, statistical computing, data science and/or applications to social science methodology. Tenured and tenure-track faculty must hold the equivalent of a Ph.D. in statistics or related mathematical science. Applicants must have demonstrated an ability to conduct outstanding research. Successful candidates are expected to pursue an active research program, to teach graduate and undergraduate courses, and to supervise graduate students. Candidates for the lecturer position should hold a PhD and have demonstrated excellence in teaching statistics at the introductory level. Candidates holding a Masters who have shown exceptional teaching ability will also be considered.

To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by November 20, 2017, but will be accepted until all positions are filled.

Applicants for Assistant Professor must submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae including a list of publications, a statement of research interests and a statement of teaching experience and arrange for at least three letters of reference to be submitted electronically. Up to three relevant research publications may also be submitted.

Applicants for Associate and Full Professor positions must possess the potential for leadership in the core research and teaching missions of the Department. Candidates for senior positions should submit a cover letter that clearly highlights your three most important research publications, a curriculum vitae that includes a full list of publications and current and past sponsored project activity, and the names of at least three or more individuals who may be contacted for references. Applicants for Lecturer position should submit a CV, a teaching statement including evidence of their teaching abilities and arrange for three letters of reference directed towards their teaching performance to be submitted electronically.

Application materials must be submitted via our posting on Academic Jobs Online

Diversity and inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

Cornell University seeks to meet the needs of dual career couples, has a Dual Career program, and is a member of the Upstate New York Higher Education Recruitment Consortium to assist with dual career searches.

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The college of Computing and Information Science (CIS) at Cornell University invites applications for a full time Lecturer position focused on teaching innovation and excellence, to be hired in one of its three academic departments-Computer Science, Information Science or Statistical Science. Information about CIS and these departments can be found at cis.cornell.edu. The position offers a professional career track with possibility of growth: a three year (Lecturer) or five year (Senior Lecturer) appointment, depending on candidate qualifications, with the expectation of renewal. 

We seek candidates to take a lead in developing innovative and effective teaching methods for CIS faculty in partnership with university teaching excellence programs. We expect that candidates will also teach, work with, and advise students in one or more of our undergraduate programs. Candidates for the position should hold a PhD and have demonstrated excellence in teaching CIS related undergraduate courses. Candidates holding a Masters who have shown exceptional teaching ability will also be considered. 

CIS has as its foundation an outward-looking inter-disciplinary approach to computing and information, from a faculty that is grounded in core excellence within academic disciplines in its three departments. Computer Science brings together faculty, students and researchers in a broad range of interests including AI/machine learning, data science, graphics, human interaction cyber-security, scientific computing, systems/networks and theory. Information Science advances understanding of how people and society interact with computing and information. Statistical Science research and teaching includes statistical theory, statistical computing, data science or general methodology. 

Evaluation of applicants will begin December 1, 2017. To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by January 1, 2018, but will be accepted until the position is filled. 

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae with a teaching statement including evidence of their teaching abilities and background with innovative teaching methodologies, and arrange for three letters of reference directed towards their teaching performance to be submitted electronically. 

Application materials must be submitted via our online listing via Academic Jobs Online

CIS Cornell University is located in Ithaca, New York, a city of about 30,000 people in the heart of the Finger Lakes region. Both Cornell and Ithaca offer a wide range of cultural activities, sports, and outdoor activities with the pleasures of both city and country close at hand. 

Diversity and inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.