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Assistant Professor on Educator Track

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Position Information

Working Title Assistant Professor on Educator Track
Classification Title Education Assistant Professor
Position Number 01201966
Hours Per Week 40
Department Department of Biostatistics
Campus Location Kansas City Metro
Position Summary

The Department of Biostatistics at the University of Kansas Medical Center is recruiting an assistant professor who will be responsible for teaching in our online MS program in Applied Statistics and Analytics and our MS and PhD programs in Biostatistics, serving on committees, advising students, and conducting research and evaluation of educational activities. The department currently consists of 13 Ph.D. faculty, 4 teaching associates, and multiple staff members.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. in Biostatistics, statistics, or related area. Ability to effectively interact with departmental faculty, University personnel, educators from other departments, support staff, and students. Candidates must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment, creating a positive and collaborative atmosphere for achieving success. Excellent written and verbal communication abilities.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in teaching professional and/or graduate students. Online teaching experience.

Environment Classroom
Physical Requirements Sedentary
Probation Status

Subject to the regulations of the State of Kansas, the Board of Regents and the University of Kansas Medical Center, I understand and agree that I may be subject to a probation period and during the probation period I serve at the pleasure of the Executive Vice Chancellor of KUMC and my employment may be ended at any time during that period.

Hiring Range
EEO Statement

KU Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

Teach statistics/biostatistics courses for graduate students in applied statistics and analytics, biostatistics, and other disciplines.

Description of Job Duty

Conduct research and/or evaluation on education-related topics.

Description of Job Duty

Perform other duties as may be assigned by chair.

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Statement