Professorship of Applied Statistics

University of Oxford - Department of Statistics

Oxford in association with St Peter's College

The University of Oxford intends to appoint to a Professorship of Applied Statistics. The Professorship of Applied Statistics is at the heart of the University of Oxford’s continuing tradition of excellence in the subject.

The successful candidate will be a world-leading academic who will provide outstanding research leadership in statistical methods, bringing with them a vision for the discipline within the University of Oxford and internationally. As a senior member of the Department of Statistics, the Professor of Applied Statistics will have the opportunity to help shape and develop its research and overall strategy.

A particular focus for leadership in this role will be to oversee the Department’s flagship Masters programme.

The postholder will, in addition to the Departmental appointment, be elected to a Professorial Fellowship at St Peter’s College, where they will sit on the College’s Governing Body.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 18 September 2017.

Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford.

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