The Department of Mathematics and the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of North Texas invite applications for a joint tenure-track assistant professor position in biostatistics, statistics, or a closely related field. The appointment is expected to begin in Fall 2019. The responsibilities of the position are to pursue research and teach undergraduate and graduate courses, including biostatistics. With about 38,000 students, UNT is the largest university in Dallas-Fort Worth and the 33rd largest in the nation. We offer 101 bachelor's degrees, 82 master's degrees, and 38 doctoral degrees, many nationally and internationally recognized. UNT is a student-focused public research university and is the flagship of the UNT System. The Department of Mathematics has 34 faculty members and about 60 graduate students, and the Department of Biological Sciences has 50 faculty members and about 200 graduate students. Both departments offer degrees through the Ph.D. Further information may be found at http://www.math.unt.edu and https://biology.unt.edu. University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. at the time of appointment.