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Postdoc Fellow
Simon Fraser University

Company Information: One postdoctoral fellowship is available at Simon Fraser University, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science and School of Computing Science. The faculty mentor will be Professor Jiguo Cao ( and Professor Jian Pei (

Position Title: Postdoc Fellow

Duties and Responsibilities: This position is partly supported by the Pacific Blue Cross Health Informatics Laboratory at SFU and an NSERC Strategic Partnership grant. This postdoc is welcomed to spend some time working on insurance fraud investigation at Pacific Blue Cross, a British Columbia’s leading health insurance provider.

Position Qualifications: The successful applicant will have a PhD in Statistics, Computing Science, or a related field. He/she will have strong skills in statistics, computing and mathematics, and a demonstrated record of research.

The term of the fellowship is up to two years, subject to the continuing availability of funds. It can start as soon as a suitable candidate has been found, and the opportunity will remain open until then.

Salary Range: based on applicants’ qualification and will be very competitive



Application Information: Please submit a brief statement of interest, CV and contact information for three referees to Jiguo Cao ( The application will be reviewed immediately after receiving the application.

Contact Email:

Application Deadline: 04/30/2018