Positions

Available Positions

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Sam Houston State University anticipates two Visiting Assistant Professor positions in statistics for the 2017 - 2018 academic year (9/1/2017 – 5/31/2018). Review will begin March 2017 and continue until the positions are filled. The applicants should have Ph.D. in Statistics, excellent communications skills, a strong commitment to quality teaching, scholarly and research activities, and service. Excellence in teaching is required.


Sam Houston State University, located in Huntsville, Texas, has approximately 20,000 students and 900 faculty. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics has 28 tenure/tenure track faculty. The department offers an undergraduate minor in statistics and an MS degree in Statistics. For more information on Sam Houston State University, please see webpage: http://www.shsu.edu/.


Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, full curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, and three letters of reference online at http://shsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/17122.


Sam Houston State University is a comprehensive university located just 70 miles north of Houston in the piney woods of east Texas.


Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.