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Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Statistics, UC Davis

Company Information: The Department of Statistics is an academic unit at the University of California, Davis. With over 480 majors, we have a vital undergraduate program. Our faculty are all actively involved in teaching, research and service supporting the mission of the University. Our graduate program has more than 150 students, combined PhD and Masters students. The Department also hosts a Statistical Consulting service for the campus community.

Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow – RTG

Duties and Responsibilities: A 2-year postdoctoral fellow position is available in the Department of Statistics, University of California, Davis. We are seeking candidates showing clear promise for being capable of developing cutting edge statistical/computational methodology pertaining to modern areas of statistics involving large and complex data, including, but not limited to, medical imaging, visualization, graphical models, statistical network analysis, functional data analysis, manifold learning, topological data analysis, or statistical computing.

This position is funded through an NSF Research Training Group (RTG). The postdoctoral fellow is expected to be an active member of the RTG, which consists of a dynamic group of Statistics faculty and collaborators from Neuroscience, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Cosmology and Entomology. RTG activities include teaching and training/mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students.

Women and underrepresented minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Position Qualifications: The position is open to US citizens, permanent residents and nationals. The applicant should be a recent Ph.D. in Statistics or Biostatistics, or should at least expect to finish such a degree in the year 2017.

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Benefits: Full Benefits


Application Information: To apply, please go to The position is open until filled.

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Application Deadline: 05/31/2017