University of St. Thomas

Adjunct Faculty, Statistics

Location
Minneapolis, MN
Posted
Sep 26, 2019
Closes
Oct 26, 2019
Ref
r4399
Contact
University of St. Thomas
Category
Education
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

Adjunct Faculty, Statistics
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(9/25/2019 10:42 AM)
Number of Openings 3
Closing Date Open until Filled
Type of Search Faculty
Who May Apply This position is open to all qualified applicants.
Campus
St Paul
Department/Unit Computer and Information Sciences - CAS
Employment Type Adjunct Faculty
Benefits Eligible No
Special Instructions Applications must include an unofficial copy of the applicant's graduate transcripts and contact information for three professional references.

OVERVIEW

The University of St. Thomas Mathematics department invites applications for an Adjunct Faculty member to teach one or more statistics labs for an introductory course in applied statistics (STAT 220). STAT 220 is taken primarily by non-statistics/mathematics majors and includes topics in descriptive statistics, probability and probability distributions, inferential statistics, and principles of research design.

The University of St. Thomas embraces diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity for all. Our convictions of dignity, diversity and personal attention call us to embody and champion a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. We welcome applicants of diverse races, ethnicities, geographic origins, gender identities, ages, socioeconomic backgrounds, sexual orientations, religions, work experience, physical and intellectual abilities and financial means. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. This commitment is consistent with our university mission: Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely and work skillfully to advance the common good. A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission.

Statistics labs meet once per week and are paired with a lecture taught by full-time faculty members in CISC. Labs are designed to help students engage in real-world statistical and graphical analysis using a statistical software package (e.g., R, SPSS, Minitab, JMP, or Excel).


QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum qualifications for the position include either

  • A master's degree in statistics/mathematics or a closely related field OR
  • A bachelor's degree in statistics/mathematics or a closely related field and at least 18 graduate credits in statistics/mathematics or significant professional experience with statistical analysis AND previous teaching experience

Established in 1885, the University of St. Thomas is located in the major metropolitan area of Minneapolis-St. Paul, and is Minnesota's largest private university. Its 10,000 students pursue degrees in a wide range of liberal arts, professional, and graduate programs.

The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website at www.stthomas.edu/jobs.

The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer


SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR CANDIDATES

Applications must include an unofficial copy of the applicant's graduate transcripts and contact information for three professional references.


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