Rice University, Computational & Applied Mathematics

Position ID: RiceCAAM-PD22MDH [#19199, PD22MdH]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Positions
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Houston, Texas 77005, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Mathematics/Applied Mathematics
Application Deadline: finished (2021/12/07, finished 2022/03/28)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics (CAAM) at Rice University in Houston, Texas, invites applications for postdoctoral positions focused on deep learning, inverse problems and applications in Earth and planetary sciences under the supervision of Professor Maarten de Hoop.

Candidates must have obtained a PhD preceding the start date of appointment in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, or related fields, and have a strong background and record of accomplishment in the analysis of mathematics, inverse problems, machine learning and/or statistics.

These research positions do not come with teaching responsibilities, but teaching opportunities will be available should the postdoctoral researchers desire.

Term of appointment will be two years with competitive salary and benefits and possibility of one additional year contingent upon availability of funding and satisfactory performance. The term of appointment may commence anytime on or after July 1, 2022.

Applications should consist of a letter of application, a current and detailed curriculum vitae, a research statement describing their accomplishments and interests and a list of publications. In addition, at least three letters of recommendation should be submitted.

Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Postdoctoral Search Committee - MdH
Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics (CAAM)
Rice University
6100 Main Street, MS-134
Houston, TX 77005-1827