Senior Lecturer / Lecturer - Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch

  • Stellenbosch
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Education, Academic
  • Posted by Stellenbosch University on Friday, May 22, 2020
  • Reference: EBW08/115/0520
  • Apply before Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 34 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Stellenbosch University

 

Stellenbosch University

 

Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science

 

Senior Lecturer / Lecturer

 

(Ref. EBW08/115/0520)

 

The Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science offers both under- and postgraduate training in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics and Data Science, Actuarial Science and Financial Risk Management.  Members of the Department are also actively engaged in research and consulting in these fields. There are currently vacant positions in the Department at either lecturer and/or senior lecturer level.

 

Further information is available on the Department’s website at www.sun.ac.za/statistics

 

Duties:

Senior Lecturer / Lecturer

  • Teaching and developing undergraduate and postgraduate module content in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics and Data Science;
  • Participating in the Department’s research activities;
  • Supervision to Honours students.


Required Skills

  • Proven experience in teaching Statistics/Mathematical Statistics

Candidate Requirements

 

Job Requirements:

Lecturer

  • A Master’s degree in fundamental Statistics/Mathematical Statistics, and currently registered for a PhD in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics;
  • Proven experience in teaching Statistics/Mathematical Statistics at undergraduate level, especially to large groups;
  • Ability to develop undergraduate and postgraduate modules in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics;
  • Ability to supervise Honours students in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics;
  • Experience in recognised modern statistical programming languages.

 

Senior Lecturer

  • A PhD in fundamental Statistics/Mathematical Statistics;
  • Proven experience in teaching Statistics/Mathematical Statistics at undergraduate and postgraduate level, especially to large groups;
  • Proven experience in developing undergraduate and postgraduate modules in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics;
  • Proven experience in supervision of Honours and Master’s students;
  • Documented research output with respect to Statistics/Mathematical Statistics in accredited scientific journals and the ability to independently build a significant research profile;
  • Experience in recognised modern statistical programming languages.

Recommendation:

Lecturer

  • A PhD in fundamental Statistics/Mathematical Statistics;
  • A course work Master’s degree (at least 50% of the course work completed as part of the Master’s degree) in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics;
  • Supervision of Master’s students;
  • Research output with respect to Statistics/Mathematical Statistics in accredited scientific journals.

Senior Lecturer

  • A course-work Master’s degree (at least 50% of the course work completed as part of the Master’s degree) in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics, or experience in the teaching of such a programme;
  • Supervision of PhD students.

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Stellenbosch University is recognised as one of the four top research universities in South Africa. It takes pride in the fact that it has one of the country’s highest proportions of postgraduate students of which almost ten percent are international students.

The University lies in the picturesque Jonkershoek Valley in the heart of the Western Cape Winelands. The University has ten faculties, of which eight – AgriSciences, Arts and Social Sciences, Education, Engineering, Law, Science, Theology and the larger part of Economic and Management Sciences - are located on the main campus in Stellenbosch with the Faculty of Health Sciences situated on the Tygerberg campus and the Faculty of Military Science in Saldanha. The University's Business School is situated at the Bellville Park campus.