National University of Singapore, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: 492-RF [#13471]
Position Title: Postdoc Research Fellow
Position Location: Singapore, Singapore, Singapore [map]
Subject Areas: Data science, optimization, deep learning
Application Deadline: 2019/06/01 (posted 2019/01/07, listed until 2019/07/07)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics at the National University of Singapore (NUS) seeks a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in a mathematical data science and machine learning lab at NUS. The focus of this Math+Data postdoc position will be fairly broad, including but not limited to approximation theory and generalization error analysis of neural networks, optimization and regularization techniques for training deep neural networks, applications in data science and scientific computing problems like imaging and high-dimensional PDEs. The postdoc will be given significant freedom to create a research agenda within the scope of the lab, as well as opportunities to advise graduate and undergraduate students in the lab, collaborate with the several other data science and machine learning faculty in the department.

The ideal candidate has a Ph.D. in Math/CS/EE/ECE on a topic in applied and computational harmonic analysis, approximation theory, applied probability, statistics, machine learning, or a related area.

The appointment is for three years (the start date is flexible and early is preferred). Salary is negotiable and will be competitive with other similar positions.

Application materials: 1) Cover letter 2) CV including a publication list 3) Research statement 4) 4 letters of recommendation (including a letter from main PhD supervisor)

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Further Info:
Department of Mathematics
National University of Singapore
Block S17
10, Lower Kent Ridge Road
Singapore 119076

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