< Previous page ^ Table of Contents Next page >

Professorship of Statistical Science: Notice

Applications are invited for the Professorship of Statistical Science, which is based in the Statistical Laboratory, to take up appointment as soon as possible. The successful candidate will be a scientist with a distinguished research record in an area of statistics or stochastics; fields of interest to the University include, but are not restricted to, statistical science (theoretical and applied) and the applications of statistical and probabilistic methods to cognate fields including biology, genetics, economics, and mathematical finance. The appointment will be subject to the Statutes and Ordinances of the University.

Further information may be obtained from the Acting Secretary General of the Faculties, University Offices, The Old Schools, Cambridge, CB2 1TT, to whom a letter of application, marked 'Confidential', including details of current and future research plans, a curriculum vitae, and a publications list, should be sent, together with the names of two referees, so as to reach him not later than Friday, 24 November 2000.

Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Geoffrey R. Grimmett, Statistical Laboratory, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB (tel. 01223 337957, e-mail g.r.grimmett@statslab.cam.ac.uk). Information concerning the Laboratory may be obtained from its website (http://www.statslab.cam.ac.uk/).

The University is committed to equality of opportunity.

< Previous page ^ Table of Contents Next page >

Cambridge University Reporter, 18 October 2000