University of Luxembourg, Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine

Position ID: 633-POSTDOCMATHSTATS [#15601, Ref: 50014404 / R-AGR-3432-10-C]
Position Title: Post-Doctoral Fellow in Mathematics (Statistics) (m/f)
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg 4365, Luxembourg [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics (Statistics)
Application Deadline: (posted 2020/01/30, listed until 2020/04/14)
Position Description:    

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The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research University.  

The University of Luxembourg is looking for its Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine (FSTM) for a: 
Post-Doctoral Fellow in Mathematics (Statistics) (m/f) 
  • Ref: 50014404 / R-AGR-3432-10-C 
  • Fixed-term contract 24 months, 40 hours/week (Possible extension by 12 months) 
  • Reduced teaching loads (around 70 hours per year) 
  • Research Group: Statistics (Yannick BARAUD) 
  • Employee status 

The position is funded by the ERA Chair SanDAL in Mathematical Statistics and Data Science 

Your Role 
  • Research related to the following areas: Mathematical Statistics, Machine Learning 
  • Contribute to setting up an internationally competitive research team in Mathematical Statistics at University of Luxembourg 
  • The candidate is expected to take part in the scientific activities (seminars, colloquia, schools) that are organized within Y. Baraud’s group and the Research Unit in Mathematics of Luxembourg University 

For further information, please contact 
  • Yannick BARAUD : 
  • Website of the Mathematics Research Unit: 

Your Profile 
  • A high quality Ph. D. in Mathematics 
  • Solid knowledge of Probability Theory and Statistics 
  • A taste for the theory of Mathematical Statistics or its applications to Life Sciences and Industry 
  • Dedication to doing Mathematics at a research level 
  • Good written and oral skills in English 

We offer 
  • Excellent research conditions in an international and inspiring environment 
  • Possibility to become a member of an excellent research unit in a quickly growing university 
  • Additional travel funds through the ERA Chair SanDAL 
  • A competitive salary 

Further Information 

Interested candidates should provide: 
  • a CV / publication list 
  • names of at least 2 reference letter writers 
  • a general research statement 
  • a short letter of motivation 
Link :

Applications received before December, 2020 are ensured to receive full consideration but the postdoc position will be open until a suitable candidate is found. 

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