Lindsay Visiting Assistant Professor

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
01/15/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
85108
Classification:
Exempt
Work Unit:
Eberly College of Science
Department:
Statistics

Description

The Department of Statistics at The Pennsylvania State University is seeking applicants for the Lindsay Visiting Assistant Professorship, a Visiting Assistant Professor position created to honor the memory of our late colleague Bruce G. Lindsay and his commitment to the mentoring of young scientists and teachers. The Visiting Assistant Professors will receive very competitive salary and benefits, teach between one and two courses per year in an environment supportive of the latest innovations in statistical education, and conduct research under the close mentorship of prominent faculty in various areas of statistical methodology and applications. These include but are not limited to: 1. Statistical methods for program evaluation in HIV epidemics, while adjusting for spatial and temporal confounders, under the mentorship of Le Bao (http://www.personal.psu.edu/lub14/); 2. Statistical modeling and computational methods for infectious disease models, spatial statistics, or atmospheric science, under the mentorship of Murali Haran(http://www.personal.psu.edu/muh10). The positions will also offer ample opportunity to interact with Penn State`s world-class faculty, postdocs and graduate students in various interdisciplinary and interdepartmental programs. At the time he/she joins the department, the successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. in Statistics or closely related field and will receive an initial appointment of two years which could begin as early as August 2019. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. Interested individuals should submit a cover letter indicating their experience, interests, and which position(s) they are applying for, along with a CV and contact information for three references, through mathjobs.org (https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs. In addition to the mathjobs.org application, Penn State requires all applicants to complete the application form at https://psu.jobs/job/85108. For more information, please visit http://stat.psu.edu/people/lindsay-assistant-professors.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088