Assistant Professor - Dartmouth College
The Program in Quantitative Social Science (QSS) at Dartmouth College seeks a teacher-scholar for a tenure-track appointment as Assistant Professor, to be appointed as early as July 1, 2024. QSS is an interdisciplinary program that integrates modern statistical, computational, and mathematical tools with social science. With an emphasis on tackling social science questions, relevant fields include applied mathematics, statistics, demography, economics, geography, political science, sociology, and related disciplines. Applicants should have a strong methodological background and be able to (1) conduct research using either machine learning techniques or advanced statistical methods with a focus on social science applications and (2) teach these methods primarily at the undergraduate level and also competently at the postgraduate level as needed. Keen interest in mentoring of undergraduates is a must, along with a demonstrated interest in encouraging students of all backgrounds and disciplinary interests. The person in this position will be expected to foster cross-disciplinary connections at Dartmouth around modern research methods. Qualified candidates should have a Ph.D. (or be ABD with degree expected by appointment date) in a relevant discipline, such as Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Demography, Economics, Education, Geography, Political Science, or Sociology, among others. For a complete position description, visit https://apply.interfolio.com/130125. Review of applications will begin on October 14, 2023, and continue until the position is filled.