Rutgers University School of Nursing


Recruitment/Posting Title: Statistics/Biostatistics Faculty – Open Rank

Department: SN-Nursing Science Division/Department

Salary: Commensurate With Experience

Posting Summary: Rutgers University School of Nursing invites inquiries, nominations, and applications for a  full-time faculty position for candidates with a doctoral degree focused in statistics, biostatistics, or related discipline. The position will be based primarily in Newark, New Jersey. Teaching assignments will be focused on PhD-level courses that are part of the required curriculum of our PhD Program. We offer highly competitive salaries and benefits.

Successful candidates will demonstrate expertise and commitment to higher education through research, teaching excellence, student advisement, and mentorship of faculty colleagues. Faculty responsibilities include teaching at the graduate levels, research and publication, community service, and participation in community/university activities as negotiated with the Dean or his designee.



Minimum Education and Experience:

• PhD in Statistics, Biostatistics, or related discipline.

• Eligibility for tenure, tenure track, or non-tenure track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor.

• Licensure as a Registered Nurse, or other healthcare discipline preferred but not required.


Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

• Demonstrated excellence in teaching preferred

• Ability to teach and conduct a wide range of statistical and methodological approaches in clinical, health services, and/or socio-biobehavioral research.

• Knowledge and skills in a variety of statistical software packages including SPSS, SAS, R, and/or other software.

• Knowledge and skills in scientific ethics, interpretation of findings, scientific reporting, and manuscript preparation.

• Ability to serve as a member of PhD student dissertation committees.

• Ability to provide statistical consultation to faculty, data analysis and interpretation, and to serve as co-investigator on NIH research grant proposals as well as research proposals to other funding sources.

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