Boston University, Mathematics and Statistics

Position ID: BUMA-PDAPROB [#20493]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Probability, Stochastic Processes, Machine Learning and Optimization
Application Deadline: 2022/12/15 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/08/30, finished 2023/06/17, listed until 2023/01/15)
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*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Boston University invites applications for a postdoctoral associate appointment.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, and applicants are encouraged to apply before December 15, 2022.

This position will mainly be in collaboration with Professor Konstantinos Spiliopoulos ( The postdoctoral associate will engage in mathematical research in the general areas of probability, stochastic processes, stochastic analysis, stochastic dynamics, machine learning, and optimization.

The postdoctoral associate will have the opportunity to work in a strong, friendly, and dynamic environment at Boston University and interact with scholars and scientists in applied mathematics, dynamical systems, mathematical biology, neuroscience, optimization, probability, stochastic processes, statistics as well as computer science, data science, and engineering. In addition, the postdoctoral associate will be able to assist in training and development (running workshops, giving presentations, supervising students) and disseminate research results through talks, conference publications and journal articles. Teaching in the department of Mathematics and Statistics is possible, pending administrative approval, if so desired.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in mathematics, mathematical statistics, statistics, or related field with a research background in probability, stochastic processes, applied mathematics, statistical learning, or related fields. Computer programming experience is a plus, but not required.

Pending final administrative and budgetary approval, the appointment start date is July 1, 2023, for two years. A third year may be possible depending on future availability of funding.

Please apply through with your cover letter, research statement, CV, and three reference letters.

Boston University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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Boston University
Mathematics & Statistics Department
111 Cummington Ave.
Boston, Ma 02215