The Department of Statistics at the University of Georgia invites applications for two full-time Lecturer positions in Statistics, starting August 1, 2022. The person in this position is expected to teach a variety of courses, from introductory-level to upper-level undergraduate courses, some of which with an enrollment cap of no more than 19. The person hired is expected to be engaged in the activities of the department and to play a major role in building the University’s teaching mission. We are also committed to building a diverse faculty. This is a non-tenure-track faculty rank with a career ladder.
Lecturer in Statistics
The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities, is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (https://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 15 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,700 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 39,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 9,000 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 18 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
UGA typically ranks in the top 25 on national rankings of public research universities (http://www.uga.edu/profile/pride/rankings. Georgia is well known for its quality of life in regard to both outdoor and urban activities (exploregeorgia.org; www.visitathensga.com). Athens, Georgia is frequently ranked as one of the best places to live in the US: https://athensclarkecounty.com/82/Accolades.
For more information, see https://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/241577.