Assistant Professor

Applications are invited for a Full-Time Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Statistics at the University of Washington. Applicants must have a Ph.D,.or foreign equivalent, in statistics, biostatistics, or a related field by the start of the appointment. We seek applications from candidates with a research record in statistical methodology and/or applications of statistics in the  Physical Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Engineering and/or Social Sciences. We encourage applicants whose interests align with our commitment to fostering diversity and inclusivity to apply. All candidates must address this as part of their application via a diversity statement.

All UW faculty engage in teaching, research, and service. This appointment is for a full time position with a 9 month service period (September 16 - June 15) and an anticipated start date of September 2020.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statements of research, diversity, and teaching interests, and three letters of recommendation. All application materials should be submitted online at:

Applications received by November 11, 2019 are guaranteed full consideration.  Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Questions about the position should be directed to

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Commitment to Diversity
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