University of Melbourne, Mathematics & Statistics

534 14742Position ID: UniMelb-RFSDS [#14742, 0049259]
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia [map]
Application Deadline: 2019/11/10help popup finished (2019/10/06, finished 2020/05/17, listed until 2019/11/10)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed. ***

Job no: 0049259

Work type: Full-time Fixed Term for 2 years

Location: Parkville (Melbourne), Australia

Division/Faculty: Faculty of Science, University of Melbourne

Department/School: School of Mathematics and Statistics

Salary: AUD72,083 - AUD97,812 (Level A) plus 17% superannuation

The School of Mathematics and Statistics is seeking a qualified and enthusiastic Research Fellow to lead cutting-edge research in statistical approaches in the broad context of Data Science. This includes both theoretical and computational methodological development with the potential for interdisciplinary collaborations.

This position offers the ideal candidate a unique opportunity to be part of an exciting and dynamic research program. The successful candidate will be affiliated with the recently launched Data Science at the University of Melbourne (DatUM) initiative partnered between the School of Mathematics and Statistics and School of Computing and Information Systems. The position is housed within the School of Mathematics and Statistics, and will report to Professor Howard Bondell, whose research focuses on a wide variety of methodology and applications.

The position offers a rare opportunity to join a growing Data Science initiative, and allows for both a multi-disciplinary environment as well as the development of an individual research agenda.

To be considered for this position you will have a PhD or equivalent research higher degree in statistics or related area. You will also have strong computer programming skills in R and a demonstrated aptitude for research.

For full details and to apply:

Applications close: 10 Nov 2019 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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Contact: Enquiries only: Prof Howard Bondell, +61 3 8344 0169
Postal Mail:
School of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Melbourne
Parkville VIC 3010
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