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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Natural Science
Department: Statistics & Probability 10032798
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Education/Training, Non-Union, Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Faculty

Position Summary

The successful candidate will work with multi-disciplinary teams to develop and teach statistics courses for undergraduate students, will help to develop and deploy assessments of student learning outcomes, and will join a large and active group of teaching faculty focused on excellence in service course instruction in the mathematical sciences.

Required Degree

Masters -Applied Statistics

Desired Degree

Doctorate -Statistics or mathematics

Minimum Requirements

Candidates must have a Masters or PhD degree in statistics mathematics, or a related field; demonstrated instructional excellence in introductory statistics, and knowledge of or experience with student-centered pedagogical methods.

Desired Qualifications

Knowledge of the statistical software R; familiarity with research on teaching and learning of mathematics and statistics at the collegiate level.

Required Application Materials

Candidates should submit a letter of application explaining the applicant’s interest in and fit for the position, a curriculum vitae, a statement describing the applicant’s teaching philosophy and experience in statistics teaching, and names and contact information for three references who may be contacted.

Special Instructions

Review of applications will begin immediately and will be reviewed on a continuing basis until the position is filled.


Department Statement

The Department is home to an internationally renowned faculty with a wide variety of expertise in fundamental and interdisciplinary research, over 100 graduate students, and over 100 undergraduate students from many countries of the world. Graduates of our programs go on to careers in academia, industry and government. 

MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

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