Join us for our 60th Anniversary Celebration


Now Hiring!

Two Assistant Professor Positions Available at Florida State University's Department of Statistics


The Department of Statistics at The Florida State University invites applications for an Assistant Professor position in Biostatistics and an Assistant Professor position in Statistics starting August 2019.  Our Department has a growing teaching and research program with over 180 graduate students and 23 faculty members.  We offer both M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Statistics and Biostatistics.

Candidates with interests in areas of biostatistics and statistics are invited to apply.  A PhD in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a related field is required.

Review of candidates will begin November 2018 and continue until the positions are filled.  The assigned job ID numbers are 44142 for the Biostatistics position and 44143 for the Statistics position. You apply for these positions by going to and clicking on "Browse Job Openings" link and searching by the position number that you are interested in.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information.  Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita.

Applicants should submit in a single pdf: (1) a cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, and (3) statements on teaching, research, and service.  Priority will be given to completed applications received by December 1st.  Review of applications will begin in November 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

These positions require that you have three confidential professional letters of recommendation submitted on your behalf.  Follow the steps below to request these letters through our system:

  1. After submitting your application, click the Return to Job Search link;
  2. Click the My References link;
  3. Click the Send/View Reference Request button next to the appropriate position;
  4. Follow the steps on that page to send your references a system generated email requesting they submit a letter of recommendation on your behalf.

You may also return to the My References link and click on *Send/View Reference Request* to see if your references have responded, add additional references, or resend requests.

FSU is An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: