University of Glasgow
School of Mathematics & Statistics
CHAIR OF STATISTICS
The University of Glasgow, established in 1451, is a member of the
UK's Russell Group of leading universities. The University is
committed to enhancing its position as one of the world's great,
broad-based, research-intensive universities. Central to our
strategic development plan, 'Glasgow 2020: A Global Vision', the
University has created 23 senior positions in the newly established
Colleges of Science & Engineering, Medical, Veterinary & Life
Sciences, and Arts. Some of these positions will cross traditional
subject boundaries to lead cross-College themes including energy,
biomedical engineering, health & wellbeing and medical humanities.
The Chair of Statistics, established in 1966, will become vacant
on the retirement of Professor Michael Titterington in the summer
of 2011. The successful applicant will be an established scholar
with an outstanding international reputation, have a profile of
world-leading research in Statistical Methodology, have proven
excellence in attracting competitive research funding, and the
ability to innovate and lead change across all aspects of research
Informal enquiries may be directed to the Head of School,
Professor Nicholas Hill (0141 330 5176, [log in to unmask])
or to the Head of Statistics, Professor John McColl (0141 330 4749,
[log in to unmask]). Information about the Statistics group
and its research is available from the School website at
Apply online at www.glasgow.ac.uk/jobs.
If you are unable to apply online, contact us on 0141 330 3898 for
an application pack, quoting reference 00025-7.
Closing date: 12th April 2011.
The University is committed to equality of opportunity in employment.
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