Yale University, Statistics and Data Science

Position ID: YaleU-POSTDOC [#16889]
Position Title: postdoc
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: New Haven, Connecticut 06511, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Postdocs in Statistics and Data Science, Applied Mathematics, and related areas.
Application Deadline: 2020/01/15 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/11/27, finished 2021/04/03)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Successful applicants will be affiliated with the Department of Statistics and Data Science, the Program in Applied Mathematics, the Department of Mathematics, and/or the Institute of Quantitative Biology (QBio). Research opportunities are available in the mathematics of data science and machine learning, inverse problems in biology and imaging (such as cryo-Electron Microscopy (cryo-EM)), and computational mathematics. Collaboration with additional members of the Department of Statistics and Data Science, the Program in Applied Mathematics, the Department of Mathematics, and the Institute of Quantitative Biology (QBio) on theory and applications, promoting interaction between programs will be encouraged.

Potential supervisors for this position:

* Anna Gilbert: Department of Mathematics and Department of Statistics and Data Science. https://annacgilbert.github.io/

* Roy Lederman: Department of Statistics and Data Science and QBio. https://roy.lederman.name/

Skills and Qualifications:

* Originality, independence, leadership, collegiality, and genuine passion for science.

* Ph.D. (or expected Ph.D.) in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering (signal processing or information theory), or related area.

Application materials should include:

* Research Statement

* 3 recommendation letters

* Curriculum Vitae

* Publication list

* Optional: Cover letter which may include a brief note pointing to specific work or interests related to this ad.

Please note that the Mathematics department has a separate application for Gibbs Assistant Professors (NTT) at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/16372 . Applicants for the Gibbs positions who qualify for this postdoc position are welcome to apply to this position as well.

Yale is an affirmative action equal opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, underrepresented minorities, and protected veterans.

Posted until filled. We recommend applying by 1/15/2020.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
email address
219 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511