University of Pennsylvania, Wharton Department of Statistics and Data Science

Position ID: UPenn-POSTDOC1 [#18481]
Position Title: Departmental Postdoctoral Researcher
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: statistics, high-dimensional, machine learning, genomics
Application Deadline: finished (2021/10/05, finished 2022/05/18, listed until 2022/04/05)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Statistics and Data Science of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, is seeking candidates for a Postdoctoral Researcher position in the area of statistics with a focus on high-dimensional statistics, machine learning, and/or applications in genomics. The position is designed to be a career-building step for new scholars. The primary focus is for the scholar to develop her or his research program. A light teaching load will also be part of the position. The position will start in Summer 2022 and continue for two years with a possible extension to three years. A competitive salary will be provided.

Candidates should show outstanding capacity for research, as well as excellent communication skills. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in statistics or a related field from an accredited institution.

Please visit our website,, for a description of the department and link to submit a CV and other relevant material. Applications are considered on a rolling basis. Any questions can be directed to

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities / Women / Individuals with disabilities / Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Philadelphia, PA 19104
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