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Postdoctoral Associate
University of Florida

Company Information: University of Florida
Department of Statistics
Gainesville, Florida

Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate

Duties and Responsibilities: The Department of Statistics at the University of Florida has several postdoctoral positions open for projects in Bayesian causal inference and missing data. The postdoctoral fellows will work under the supervision of Dr. Mike Daniels. Projects will focus on solving hard problems in causal inference and missing data using Bayesian nonparametric methods.

Position Qualifications: : Seeking a highly motivated individual with a Ph.D. degree in statistics/biostatistics or related quantitative fields. Must have strong methodology training in statistics/biostatistics; strong programming skills, in particular R/Matlab and possibly one lower level computer language such as C or Fortran; interest in statistical methodology research. Interest or background in Bayesian nonparametrics, causal inference, or missing data is preferred. Expertise or skills in any of the following areas are desirable: Bayesian MCMC computations; Variable selection and sparsity priors; Models for longitudinal data.

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Application Information: Apply via the Careers @ UF website and submit a cover letter and CV.

Position will begin in August 2018.

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