North Carolina State University, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: NCSU-NCSUPDRS2 [#14403, NCSUPDRS2]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Raleigh, North Carolina 27695, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Mathematical Analysis/Machine Learning
Application Deadline: 2020/05/16 (posted 2019/09/05)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics at NC State University is inviting applications for one postdoctoral position. The applicants must have a PhD in mathematics or a closely related field (e.g., physics, engineering or computer science).

The postdoctoral associate is expected to have a strong background in mathematical analysis, and an interest in machine learning. The postdoc will work with Prof. Ryan Murray on using tools from mathematical analysis to study machine learning problems. One research focus will be on using tools from the calculus of variations, optimal control, and optimal transportation in order to address problems in high-dimensional and robust statistics, as well as reinforcement learning.

The position's anticipated start date is on or after August 16, 2020. The position is for an initial term of one year, with the potential for renewal pending adequate progress and continued availability of funding. The starting 12 month salary is $50,000. The review of applications will continue until the position is filled.


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Further Info:
www.math.sciences.ncsu.edu
 
North Carolina State University
Department of Mathematics
Box 8205
Raleigh, NC 27695-8205

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