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Call for interest for potential candidates for positions of full/associate professor in Business Statistics

The Department of Statistical Sciences of the University of Bologna is seeking potential candidates to fill a full or associate professor post in Business Statistics.

The Department of Statistical Sciences of the University of Bologna is seeking potential candidates to fill a full or associate professor post in Business Statistics through the direct call of a scholar working permanently abroad in university teaching or research for at least three years, covering an equivalent academic position in foreign universities or research institutions. We aim at recruiting a scholar who can provide research leadership and outstanding teaching in Business Statistics, participate in large-scale grant applications in this area, and contribute to departmental strategic management and governance. Please note that scholars moving their residence to Italy benefit from four years of substantial tax exemption. Candidates must meet the following teaching and research qualification criteria:

  • Teaching: The candidate is expected to provide high quality teaching in the curriculum of forthcoming activation in “Business Analytics”, of the postgraduate course in “Statistics, Economics and Business”. The candidate should provide the relevant expertise to teach courses in Statistical Methods for Business Analysis, Data Mining for Business Analytics, Web and Social Mining, Consumer Research Methods.
  • Research: Candidates should demonstrate a high level of productivity in terms of research publications in international top journals. The research areas of interest are Statistical Methods for Business Analysis, Data Mining for Business Analytics, Web and Social Mining , Consumer Research Methods.
  • Participation in Research Projects: Candidates are required to have been involved in research projects funded through competitive calls as well as by national funding agencies. Ability in fundraising is welcome.

Knowledge of Italian language is not required, ability to teach in English is compulsory. There are no restrictions regarding the nationality of the applicants. Equal gender opportunities are guaranteed.

Candidates are invited to express their interest by sending an email to stat.segreteria@unibo.it (subject: CALL FOR INTEREST 2018).
Candidates should attach their curriculum vitae, a detailed list of publications, a description of their teaching activity, and a brief statement to explain why they are interested in this call.

The deadline for expressions of interest is August 31st, 2018.

All applications will be processed confidentially.

Our Department provides a dynamic research environment in which faculty members and distinguished visitors conduct both applied and theoretical research in all areas of statistic economics.

Please note that this is a call for interest, not a job vacancy announcement.