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Date: Thu, 12 Oct 2017 19:05:13 +0200
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Subject: [bms-rc33] Call - Two Assis Profs in Statistical Sciences & Sociology
     (Univ of Toronto)

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Deadline: 31 October 2017

Two Positions ID:	UofT-Statistical Sciences-A1PSS [#9847, STA/SOC 17#1] & 
[#9848, STA/SOC 17#1]
Position Title: 	Assistant Professor, Statistical and Social Science
Position Type:	Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:	Toronto, Ontario M5S 3G3, Canada [map]
Subject Areas: 	Data Analytics
Big Data Analytics
Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science
Actuarial Science
Data Mining & Machine Learning
Quantitative Sciences
Data Science

The Department of Sociology and the Department of Statistical Sciences in the 
Faculty of Arts and Science at the University of Toronto invites applications 
for a joint (51% Statistical Sciences, 49% Sociology) tenure-stream 
appointment. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and 
will begin on July 1, 2018.

We are interested in candidates from all areas of sociology and statistical 
science whose research program advances both disciplines. We are particularly 
interested in exceptional candidates who transcend traditional statistical and 
sociological research topics, who complement our existing strengths, and who 
are working on non-traditional areas at the cutting edge of both disciplines.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Sociology, Statistics or a closely related 
field by the time of appointment or shortly thereafter, and must demonstrate 
excellence in teaching and research. Evidence of research excellence will 
consist of publications in top ranked and field-relevant academic journals, 
presentations at top conferences, research awards and accolades, and strong 
endorsements by referees of top international stature. Evidence for excellence 
in teaching is based on strong letters of reference and a teaching dossier 
containing a strong statement of teaching philosophy, teaching accomplishments 
and evaluations.

The University of Toronto is an international leader in sociology and 
statistical science research and education. Successful candidates are expected 
to pursue independent, innovative research at the highest international level; 
to establish a strong externally funded independent research program; to have a 
strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching, and to contribute to 
the enrichment of both Departments. The successful candidate will join a 
vibrant intellectual community of world-class scholars at Canadas leading 
University. The Greater Toronto Area offers amazing cultural and demographic 
diversity and one of the highest standards of living in the world.

Salary to be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Applicants should apply online at AcademicJobsOnline and include a curriculum 
vitae, a list of publications, research and teaching statements, as well as a 
teaching dossier. Applicants should also arrange to have at least three letters 
of reference (on letterhead and signed) uploaded through AcademicJobsOnline 
directly by the writers.

Review of applications will begin on October 31, 2017 and applicants should 
endeavor to have all materials submitted by then, however applications will be 
accepted until position is filled.

For more information about the Departments of Statistical Sciences and 
Sociology, please visit our websites at and If you have questions about the position, please contact 
Katrina Mintis at [log in to unmask] or Tina Colomvakos at 
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The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its 
community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / 
persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, 
persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the 
further diversification of ideas.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and 
permanent residents will be given priority.

Application Materials Required:

     Submit the following items online at this website to complete your 

         Cover Letter
         Curriculum Vitae
         Research Statement
         Teaching Statement
         Publication List
         Teaching Dossier
         Three Reference Letters (to be submitted by the reference writers at 
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     And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:

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     Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

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