Bentley University Tenure Track Open Rank, Mathematical Sciences in Waltham, Massachusetts

Department: Mathematical Sciences

Summary of Position:

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Bentley University-an independent, private business-oriented university located in suburban Boston-invites applications for a tenure track position beginning Fall 2018. The rank and salary will be commensurate with experience. Senior appointments will be considered.

We seek candidates with interest and willingness to serve as Director for Center for Quantitative Analysis. The appointment is intended to add to our strength in applied statistics, data science, and operation research.

The Mathematical Sciences Department offers undergraduate degrees in mathematical sciences and actuarial sciences and an MS in Business Analytics, and it is active in the PhD program in Business both in teaching and in doctoral student supervision. We value collaboration with faculty in other departments and have a particularly strong record of leadership in such activities. Candidates are encouraged to learn more about our department by visiting

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Statistics or a closely related discipline. Criteria for selection include: (a) Evidence of high quality research and effective teaching skills; (b) Organizational skills to facilitate supporting and building academic programs consistent with the department’s mission; © Strong interpersonal skills for building research connections; (d) Supervise graduate student research and participate in activities related to our graduate programs.

Preferred Qualifications:

Applied experience in academic or nonacademic spheres is highly desirable .

Posting #: FY1811215TT

Special Instructions:

Candidates should submit a cover letter, current curriculum vita, research statement, teaching statement, and arrange for three letters of recommendation, at least one of which should address teaching. Names and contact information for three references are required upon application. Bentley will contact these confidential references for those candidates moving forward in the process. Candidates should indicate how their research interests and expertise could integrate with the department’s mission. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled, however for fullest consideration, please apply by December 1st, 2017.

Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.