University of Sheffield, School of Mathematics & Statistics

Position ID: SoMaS-ACAD [#18364, UOS030161]
Position Title: Chair/Lecturer in Data Science and Statistics
Position Type: Other
Position Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom [map]
Subject Area: Data Science and Statistics
Application Deadline: 2021/10/19 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/09/28, finished 2022/04/23, listed until 2022/01/09)
Position Description:    

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We are seeking to make Chair and Lecturer appointments at the interface of Applied Mathematics and Statistics. Your research interests will include the development and application of statistical or machine learning methodology to support and enhance the mathematical modelling of physical and/or natural systems. You will have expertise in at least one of: data science; machine learning; uncertainty quantification for mathematical models; Bayesian statistics. For a Chair position you would be expected to show leadership in developing initiatives that draw together statisticians and mathematical modellers from different disciplines, as well as taking on leadership roles within the School. You should be committed to delivering high-quality teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels and will be required to supervise MSc dissertations on statistical topics.

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Contact: Professor Jeremy Oakley
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Hounsfield Road
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