The Department of Biostatistics is presently recruiting for the open position(s) below

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor

The Department of Biostatistics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in biostatistics, statistics, mathematics, computer science or a related discipline by the time of appointment. The department seeks any candidates with exceptional potential and emerging scholarship who can contribute to the academic and research enterprise of the department, with preference for applicants with a strong commitment to and demonstrated potential for research, application, and instruction in biomedical data science, such as modern machine learning, artificial intelligence, statistical learning, big data, and data mining. The successful applicant will be expected to develop a research program that will be competitive for external funding and to be engaged in the teaching and service activities of the department.
The department and university are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion, advancing the ideals espoused at We welcome applications from candidates who will add to the department’s diversity.

Qualified applicants should upload a cover letter, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, and representative papers. Applicants should also arrange for four letters of recommendation. To apply, see


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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.