Holy Cross Mathematics and Computer Science


Two Tenure Track Positions in Statistics Available

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the College of the Holy Cross invites applications for two full-time tenure-track appointments in statistics to begin in August 2013. Applicants with backgrounds in theoretical statistics, applied statistics, or biostatistics are preferred. Candidates must demonstrate commitment to, and excellence in, undergraduate teaching as well as scholarly achievement. Ph.D. required. This position carries a 3-2 teaching load with a full-salary one-semester research leave prior to tenure review and generous sabbatical and fellowship leaves for senior faculty. The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science is committed to significantly enhancing its current offerings in probability and statistics for both majors and non-majors. Toward this end, we look for candidates who can contribute to the development of new introductory and advanced courses in statistics.

To submit your application materials, go to http://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/HolyCross. Materials submitted should include the following: a cover letter describing research and teaching interests, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, a research statement, a teaching statement that includes descriptions of course and curricular design efforts in statistics in addition to commenting on pedagogy and philosophy, unofficial transcripts, and three letters of recommendation.
Official copies of transcripts are required at a later stage in the application process, but unofficial copies are permitted for initial application to the position.

Further inquiries may be directed to

Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2012 and continue until the positions have been filled.

The College of the Holy Cross is a highly selective Catholic liberal arts college in the Jesuit tradition. It enrolls about 2,800 students and is located on a 175-acre campus with a panoramic view of Worcester, a medium-sized city 45 miles west of Boston. The College seeks faculty members whose scholarship, teaching, advising, and on- and off-campus service demonstrate commitment to the educational benefits of a richly diverse community. Holy Cross aspires to meet the needs of dual-career couples, in part through its membership in the Colleges of Worcester Consortium (http://www.cowc.org) and the New England Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (www.newenglandherc.org). The College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and complies with all Federal and Massachusetts laws concerning equal opportunity and affirmative action in the workplace.


Last Modified -- August 20, 2012