Current Job Opportunities

Faculty

SESSIONAL LECTURER POSITION IN STATISTICS

 
The Department of Statistics at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver Campus, invites applications for a part-time sessional lecturer position for the period January 1, 2017 to April 30, 2017. The successful applicant will teach a third year probability course using already-developed material. The position requires demonstrated ability to provide effective instruction of statistics at the undergraduate level. Some experience with active learning methods in the university classroom is desirable. Normally, a PhD in Statistics or a related field is preferred, but candidates who have completed a Master’s degree in Statistics or are currently registered in a PhD program in Statistics will be considered.
 
Application including a curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests and teaching philosophy, and the names and complete contact information (including phone and e-mail) of three references can be submitted via email to:
 
search@stat.ubc.ca

Attn: Committee on Appointments
Department of Statistics
University of British Columbia
3182 Earth Sciences Building
2207 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC   V6T 1Z4
 
Review of the applications will start on Wednesday August 31 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.
 
UBC hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We especially welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities.

Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

SESSIONAL LECTURER POSITION IN STATISTICS

The Department of Statistics at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver Campus, invites applications for a part-time sessional lecturer position for the period January 1, 2017 to April 30, 2017. The successful applicant will teach a graduate-level course in statistical methods for high dimensional biology using already prepared course material. The position requires the ability to provide effective instruction to both Statistics and Bioinformatics graduate students, knowledge of current statistical methods for bioinformatics with application to high dimensional genomics data, and familiarity with R and Github. The ability to facilitate group projects is desirable. Normally, a PhD in Statistics or Bioinformatics or a related field is preferred, but candidates who have completed a relevant Master’s degree with proven experience, or who are currently registered in a relevant PhD program and meet the UBC eligibility criteria, will be considered.
 
Application including a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests and teaching philosophy, and the names and complete contact information (including phone and e-mail) of three references can be submitted via email to the following address, quoting Reference No:  2017-540 in the Subject line:
 
search@stat.ubc.ca
 
SUBJECT:  Ref:  2017-540
 
Attn:  Committee on Appointments
 
Department of Statistics
University of British Columbia
3182 Earth Sciences Building
2207 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC  V6T 1Z4
 
Review of the applications will start on Monday, September 19, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.
 
UBC hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We especially welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities. Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.


a place of mind, The University of British Columbia

Department of Statistics

Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia
3182 Earth Sciences Building
2207 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
Tel: 604.822.0570
Fax: 604.822.6960

Emergency Procedures | Accessibility | Contact UBC | © Copyright The University of British Columbia