Statistical Science, Duke University

Position ID: 1852-PDAAH [#11281]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Durham, North Carolina 27708-0251, United States
Subject Areas: Statistical theory, Multivariate nonparametric regression, dimensionality reduction
Application Deadline: 2017/12/31 finished (2017/11/08, finished 2018/07/01, listed until 2018/05/08)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Statistical Science at Duke University is inviting applications for one or more Postdoctoral Associates to work in development of theory and methodology under the direction of Professors David Dunson and Amy Herring. The successful applicant will have strong skills in statistical theory and interest in developing methodology related to multivariate nonparametric regression and dimensionality reduction. Experience in disseminating software is strongly encouraged but not required.

Position Qualifications: Applicants must have completed their Ph.D. in Statistics or a closely related field prior to the date of appointment.

Applicants should upload their CV, a brief statement of their background and interests and contact information only for at least three references to (

All applications received by December 31, 2017 will be fully considered, and the position(s) will remain open until filled. The appointment will be for a one year contract with potential for up to two years’ renewal.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Duke also makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

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Contact: Nicole Scott
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Box 90251
Durham, NC 27708-0251
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