Assistant Professor Statistics – TU Delft Netherlands

Applications are invited for Full Time Assistant Professor Statistics Paid Position at Delft Institute of Applied Mathematics, TU Delft, Netherlands.


Delft Institute of Applied Mathematics is offering a Tenure Track position at the level of Assistant Professor for the research group Statistics. Tasks and responsibilities of the Assistant Professor include:

  • conducting research in the area of (mathematical- and applied) statistics;
  • co-supervising PhD students;
  • teaching courses for students in bachelor and master programs at TU Delft; these courses include statistics- as well as basic mathematics courses like linear algebra and calculus;
  • supervising bachelor- and master students in their graduation projects
  • participation in our Statistics Helpdesk, where researchers at TU Delft are supported in the statistical aspects of their research.

The Assistant Professor will play an important role in further developing the existing education program in the area of statistics. In addition, the candidate will be active in acquiring and managing externally funded projects. The teaching load is about 50% of the working time.


Successful applicant will receive the following benefits:

  • an inital temporary position with the prospect of a permanent position
  • a customisable compensation package, a discount for health insurance and sport memberships, and a monthly work costs contribution
  • an International Children’s Centre offers childcare and an international primary school
  • salary and benefits are in accordance with the Collective Labour Agreement for Dutch Universities


To apply for Assistant Professor Statistics, applicants must have:

  • a PhD in Mathematics or a related discipline (e.g. Econometrics) and is specialized in Statistics, preferably with post-doctoral experience
  • shows promise and potential to be a leading researcher and an inspiring and dedicated teacher
  • a good track record in the research field of Statistics, visible from refereed publications in high-quality journals
  • has also shown to be able to collaborate with researchers in application areas, e.g. related to the engineering disciplines of the TU Delft
  • The university sets specific requirements for the English competence of its faculty, and offers training to improve the level if that should be necessary. In addition, applicants should be willing to learn Dutch


Application for Assistant Professor Statistics require to submit:

  • a detailed Curriculum Vitae that includes:
    • a list of publications
    • contact information of at least three scientists whom we can contact for letters of recommendation
    • a research and teaching statement along with a letter of application mentioning the vacancy number

Send your application to mentioning vacancy number TUD00302

A pre-employment screening can be part of the application procedure.

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