University of Maryland Baltimore County, Mathematics/Statistics

911 19752Fellowship ID: UMBC-PDS [#19752]
Fellowship Title: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Statistics
Fellowship Type: Postdoctoral
Fellowship Location: Baltimore, Maryland 21250, United States [map]
Subject Area: Statistics
Application Deadline: 2022/04/15 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/03/16)
Fellowship Description:    

The Department of Mathematics & Statistics, University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), invites applications for a two-year Postdoctoral Fellowship in Statistics from fall 2022.

The appointment is for nine months per year. Applicants should have completed the requirements of the PhD degree in statistics/biostatistics prior to the starting date and should show promise of both teaching and research. Candidates in all areas of theoretical and applied statistics will be considered, including (but not limited to): Machine Learning/Data Science/Causal Inference/Biostatistics. The candidate is expected to teach one course per semester and interact with the statistics faculty in the department. Information on the department, including faculty and their research interests are available at:

UMBC recently joined the ranks of R1 research universities according to the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. It is located in the Baltimore-Washington corridor near major medical schools and federal agencies. The statistics faculty at UMBC actively interact with federal agencies such as the Census Bureau, FDA, NIH, and EPA that afford extensive opportunities for research collaboration. In addition, the Department’s annual Probability & Statistics Day conference offers excellent networking opportunities.

Applicants should apply using Interfolio:

Candidates must submit their 1. CV, 2. Description of research, 3. A teaching statement, 4. Diversity Statement, and 5. Three letters of recommendation. The review of applications will begin on April 15th, 2022, although applications will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled. Early application is encouraged.

The UMBC is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. UMBC values gender, ethnic and racial diversity; women, members of ethnic minority groups, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. UMBC is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Award to increase the participation of women in academic careers.

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