School of Mathematics and Statistics, Faculty of Science, The University of Melbourne, Australia

Salary: Level B AUD98,775 – AUD117,290 p.a. or Level C AUD120,993 - AUD139,510 p.a., plus 17% superannuation

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

The Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Statistics is expected to undertake high-level theoretical and methodological research in an area of modern 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 successful candidate will be appointed at either Academic Level B or C, dependent upon the Selection Panel’s assessment of their application.

Employment Type: Full-time continuing position          

Enquiries only to: Professor Jan de Gier, +61 3 8344 7887, jdgier@unimelb.edu.au

Close date: 31 Oct 2018

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