ITAM is a highly prestigious private, secular, non-profit Mexican institution of higher education located in Mexico City. The Department of Statistics at ITAM invites applications for full-time tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level (4-8 years), with an anticipated start date of August 1, 2023.

ITAM is an inclusive institute that strives to represent the diversity of the population. We aim to reflect the same inclusivity in our faculty and scientific research groups. We encourage women to apply irrespective of age, disability, ethnicity, race, religious beliefs, or sexual orientation.

We seek candidates with strong research potential in the following areas: statistical methodology, statistical computing, Bayesian statistics, machine learning, time-series econometrics, forecasting, high-dimensional modeling, spatial statistics, networks, etc.

Candidates must demonstrate strong potential for high-quality research. The list of published papers (or expected published papers) will be ranked according to their quartile in international rankings. Candidates should also demonstrate the potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in hand or firmly expected by July 2023.

The compensation package is internationally competitive at the European level and public universities in the U.S. and includes several secondary benefits. Knowledge of Spanish is not required, but we expect candidates to be able to teach in Spanish eventually.

Application procedure:
Consideration of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The procedure is as follows:
1. Please send your CV to It will be evaluated immediately by the recruiting committee.
2. All candidates selected will be notified to formalize the application procedure. Your application package should include a. Cover letter. b. Three reference letters. c. Copies of recent teaching evaluations. d. Job market paper. e. A research program for the next two years will also be appreciated.
3. All candidates selected will be invited to give a Job Market Seminar. We will offer to short-listed candidates a fly-out to spend a day at the university. Interviews will be conducted from March 2023

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you require more information. Please contact Vladimir Rodr√≠guez ( or Luis E. Nieto (