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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR  in Statistics at the Research Center for Statistics (RCS)

Geneva School of Economics and Management

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Job description

We are seeking candidates with a recognized research record in statistics and its applications and proven ability to direct research of high quality. Research interests in the area of business analytics or Data Science are an asset. Teaching obligations include courses at Bachelor, Master and Graduate levels. Candidates are also expected to contribute to the administrative duties of the RCS and the Faculty and according to his (her) rank.


Candidates must hold a PhD in Statistics (or equivalent) and are expected to have published outstanding research in leading academic journals. Experience in teaching at different academic levels is required. Skills in acquiring external financing are an asset. Candidates in the early stages of their career with demonstrated potential for high quality research are also  encouraged to apply.


The University of Geneva is one of the leading higher education institutions in Switzerland, renowned for the excellence of its faculty and students. The RCS has an active research activity with collaborative projects in different fields.


August 1st, 2017



Applications should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a copy of the highest diploma, and three names of individuals willing to write a recommendation letter. They must be submitted exclusively online at :, before September 30, 2016.

Information on the position can be obtained at : service-rh-gsem(at)