School of Mathematics and Statistics
Faculty of Science

Salary: Level B $98,775 – $117,290 p.a. or Level C $120,993 - $139,510 p.a., plus 17% superannuation. Level of appointment is subject to the appointee’s research record, qualifications and experience. [Note: 'Lecturer Academic Level B' at University of Melbourne is comparative to an 'Assistant Professor' in USA.]

The School of Mathematics and Statistics is seeking to expand its expertise in mathematical statistics within the Statistics research group.

The applicant is expected to undertake high-level theoretical and methodological research in an area of modern mathematical statistics, leading to a vigorous research program. They should also have a strong commitment to teaching and the supervision of research students. Teaching will occur within the School of Mathematics and Statistics undergraduate and MSc programs and the applicant will be expected to teach statistics to a variety of different audiences. They are also required to supervise research students at undergraduate, MSc and PhD levels in statistics. The University of Melbourne provides a wide range of opportunities for exciting research collaborations within the School, wider University, as well as externally. There will be the opportunity to undertake external consulting. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake administrative tasks for the School.

The candidate will be appointed at either Academic Level B or C, dependent upon the Selection Panel’s assessment of the individual’s application.

Close date: 30 Nov 2017

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