Please check the announcements below for open academic positions within the Statistics Department. For information about student employment, or for information about Statistics career resources, please follow the links to the right.


Application review begins November 17The Department of Statistics at UC Davis invites applications for full-time faculty positions in Statistics. This search will be conducted at the assistant professor rank and the resulting hire will be at the assistant rank, regardless of the proposed appointee’s qualifications. All areas of Statistics will be considered. Individuals specializing in statistical methods for large and complex or massive data are especially encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to those specializing in data science and machine learning. A Ph.D. in Statistics or a related area is required. Candidates must possess (or demonstrate the potential to achieve) a strong record in the areas of research, teaching, and service. Candidates must also possess the ability to teach all lower-division statistics courses, upper-division core courses in statistics, and graduate level statistics courses, and to be strongly committed to providing service to the department, university, and statistics communities.

The start date for this position is July 1, 2020. The position will remain open until filled but to assure full consideration submit a cover letter, Statement of Research, Statement of Teaching, Statement of Contribution to Diversity, curriculum vitae, letters of reference, and transcripts (if PhD obtained during 2017 or later) by November 17, 2019.

TO APPLY: The link to apply in UC RECRUIT is: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF02944


Applications open until filled. We are seeking temporary instructors to teach in a wide range of fields each academic year. Positions are contingent on funding and pending administrative approval. Applicants should have a Ph.D. or equivalent in Statistics or a related field. Salary is based on ability and experience. Anyone interested in applying should submit their application online. We will only be accepting applications online. Submit a Curriculum Vitae, Statement of Teaching and a Statement of Contributions to Diversity. Applications are accepted on a continuous basis for future temporary openings. For first consideration for the 2019-20 academic year, please submit your application by April 5, 2019, however applications will be open until filled. Only completed files will be reviewed.

The University of California, Davis, and the Department of Statistics are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. This position is covered by a collective bargaining unit.

TO APPLY: The link to apply in UC RECRUIT is: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF02734

UC Davis is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer and is dedicated to recruiting a diverse faculty community.  We welcome all qualified applicants to apply, including women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans.