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Professor of Statistics

Maynooth University, National University of Ireland Maynooth - Department of Mathematics and Statistics


Professor B (Post 1995): €89,410 – €119,509 per annum (6 points)

Appointments will be made in accordance with the Department of Finance pay guidelines.

The Role

Maynooth University seeks an outstanding academic to join our staff as Professor of Statistics. The person appointed will have an excellent record in research, scholarship and publication, in teaching and educational innovation, and in academic leadership. This person will be expected to make a strong contribution to the teaching, research and profile of the university, and to provide ongoing leadership for the discipline.

Maynooth University is committed to a strategy in which the primary university goals of excellent research and scholarship and outstanding education are interlinked and equally valued. Professors will be expected to provide significant intellectual leadership, through a demonstrated commitment to both education and research, and also to contribute to the effective leadership and management of the department, the faculty and the university.

Applications are desired from outstanding researchers with a track record of high achievement in areas of Statistics related to any of the following:

  • Statistical Methodology
  • Bayesian Methods
  • Applied Statistics
  • Statistical Machine learning
  • Data visualisation
  • Statistical computing
  • Spatial statistics
  • Applied probability

The ideal candidate will have:

  • An outstanding record of research and scholarship, reflected in an excellent publication profile;
  • An outstanding academic record as a university teacher and an educational innovator;
  • The capacity to offer strong academic leadership within the department and across the University;
  • Demonstrated management and administrative skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • The ability to build effective relationships with a wide variety of internal and external colleagues.

For further details including full comprehensive job description please see reference number 013441 on the Maynooth University vacancies page at:

Location: Maynooth - Ireland
Salary: €89,410 to €119,509
£76,137.44 to £101,768.37 converted salary* per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 22nd December 2021
Closes: 13th February 2022
Job Ref: 013441
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