Associate Professor in Interdepartmental Research Methods

New York University Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development


New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development is accepting applications for a non-tenure track Clinical Associate Professor position, Interdepartmental Research Methods, to begin September 2022. The appointed faculty member will be part of the Department of Applied Statistics, Social Science, and Humanities (ASH). The clinical professor will teach research foundations classes for both undergraduate and graduate students, primarily in the areas of applied statistics. Must have expertise in development economics as well. All courses are intended for practitioners in social science and related fields, so a commitment to creative, engaging content and course materials is required. There may be advisement and related opportunities/expectations. The faculty member will be expected to teach the equivalent of 6 classes per academic year. We are committed to substantially increasing the proportion of our faculty from historically underrepresented groups as we strive to create the most intellectually diverse, inclusive, and equitable institution that we can, and especially encourage candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply.

Position Description: The field of specialization for this position is applied statistics and applied development economics.

Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate and graduate students with a 3:3 teaching load; participate in course development, advising and program management, as well as university service.


An earned doctorate in applied statistics or development economics. Substantial experience and proven ability teaching undergraduate statistics to non-majors.

Application Instructions

Please apply via Interfolio with a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, diversity statement (describing how you address diversity, equity, and inclusion in the scope of your teaching and broader work), and names and contact information for three referees.

Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For
best consideration, materials should be submitted no later than January 31. If you have any logistical questions, please contact Danielle DiRienzo, ASH Administrative Aide at