Open Positions

UCLA Data Theory Faculty Search

Open-ranked faculty position (tenure-track Assistant Professor or tenured Associate/Full Professor) split in the Department of Statistics (50%) and Department of Mathematics (50%) at the University of California, Los Angeles. We seek outstanding applicants contributing to the cutting edge development of the mathematical and statistical foundation of data science.

We welcome applicants whose experience in research, teaching and service has prepared them to contribute to UCLA’s commitment to excellence and diversity. A Ph.D. in Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field is required by date of anticipated appointment of July 1, 2020. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

Reviews for the position will commence on November 15, 2019 and will continue until a successful candidate is identified. Interested applicants should apply at UCLA Academic Recruit at:

https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF04938

Please refer to job tracking number JPF04938 on all correspondence.

Applicants should submit:

1) CV
2) Cover letter describing how their qualifications and interests would fit with the position description
3) Three representative publications (or preprints)
4) Statement of Research
5) Statement of Teaching
6) Statement of Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
7) Three letters of recommendation (optional)

The Statement of Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion briefly addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.

All inquiries may be sent to Chie Ryu at chie.ryu@stat.ucla.edu.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct

2019 Fall – Master of Applied Statistics Lecturer

The UCLA Department of Statistics seeks lecturers with a strong commitment to excellence in teaching applied statistics to fill temporary positions for the Master of Applied Statistics program for Fall Quarter 2019, starting on October 1, 2019.

Ideal candidates will have relevant experience in Statistics or a related field, a demonstrated excellence in and commitment to teaching, and knowledge of and experience with R, applied statistics, data science, analytics, methods for analyzing big data and machine learning. A Masters or PhD in Statistics or a related field are preferred.

Interested applicants should apply by submitting a CV to UCLA Academic Recruit at:

https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF04934

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:

http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct

All inquiries may be sent to Chie Ryu, UCLA Department of Statistics at chie.ryu@stat.ucla.edu

2019 Fall – Master of Applied Statistics Adjunct Professor

The UCLA Department of Statistics seeks open-ranked adjunct professors with a strong commitment to excellence in teaching applied statistics to fill temporary positions for the Master of Applied Statistics program for Fall Quarter 2019, starting on October 1, 2019.

Ideal candidates will have a Ph.D. in Statistics or a related field, a demonstrated excellence in teaching, knowledge of and experience with R, experience in applied statistics, data science and analytics, methods for analyzing big data and machine learning, and a commitment to excellent teaching. Adjunct professors are expected to continue scholarly work, either through research in statistics education, research in statistics, statistical consulting, or other scholarly activities.

Interested applicants should apply by submitting a CV to UCLA Academic Recruit at:

https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF04916

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:

http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct

All inquiries may be sent to Chie Ryu, UCLA Department of Statistics at chie.ryu@stat.ucla.edu

UCLA Statistics Adjunct Assistant Professor Search

The UCLA Department of Statistics seeks Adjunct Assistant Professors. We seek outstanding applicants contributing to cutting edge statistical research.

Applicants are required to have completed their Ph.D. by the time of their appointment, but no earlier than July 1, 2014. Appointments are for three years. The teaching load is 5 courses per academic year.

Appointments will be effective July 1, 2019 or later. Reviews for the position will commence on June 3, 2019 and will continue until a successful candidate is identified. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Please refer to job tracking number JPF04513 on all correspondence.

Interested applicants should apply at UCLA Academic Recruit at:

https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF04513

As a campus with a diverse student body, we encourage applications from women, minorities, and individuals with a history of mentoring under-represented minorities in the sciences. The Department of Statistics welcomes candidates whose experience in teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.

The University of California asks that applicants complete the Equal Opportunity Employer survey for Letters and Science at the following URL: http://cis.ucla.edu/facultysurvey/. Under Federal Law, the University of California may employ only individuals who are legally authorized to work in the United States as established by providing documents specified in the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986.

All letters of evaluation are subject to UCLA campus policies on confidentiality. Refer potential reviewers to the UCLA statement of confidentiality at https://apo.ucla.edu/policies-forms/the-call/summary-of-procedures/summary-10-statement-of-confidentiality

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy at:

http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct

Applicants should submit:
1) CV
2) Cover letter describing how their qualifications and interests would fit with the position description
3) Two representative publications (or preprints)
4) Statement of research
5) Statement of teaching
6) Statement of contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion
7) Three letters of recommendation
All inquiries may be sent to Chie Ryu at chie.ryu@stat.ucla.edu

UCLA Statistics Lecturers

The UCLA Department of Statistics seeks two full-time lecturers with a strong commitment to excellence in teaching statistics starting on July 1, 2019.

Ideal candidates will have a Ph.D. in Statistics, a demonstrated excellence in teaching, knowledge of and experience with R, experience in applied statistics, and a commitment to excellent undergraduate teaching. Lecturers are expected to continue scholarly work, either through research in statistics education, research in statistics, statistical consulting, or other scholarly activities.

Reviews for the positions will commence on January 1, 2019. Interested applicants should apply by submitting a CV and cover letter for both positions at UCLA Academic Recruit at:

https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF03964

https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF03972

All inquiries may be sent to:
Robert Gould
Vice-Chair of Undergraduate Studies

UCLA Department of Statistics
rgould@stat.ucla.edu

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:

http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct