Pennsylvania State University, Department of Statistics

Position ID: PSU-RESASSOC [#22382]
Position Title: Research Associate
Position Type: Other
Position Location: State College, Pennsylvania 16802, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Statistics
Application Deadline: finished (2023/04/21, finished 2024/01/06, listed until 2023/07/01)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Statistics invites applications for multiple research associates with Dr. Runze Li ( Potential research projects include (but not limited to) developing statistical methods and theory for high-dimensional data analysis. The appointment will be for up to six months.

Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, or directly related field at time of appointment is required. The successful applicant will be expected to have a solid statistical background, research experiences showing independence and innovation, and demonstrated academic writing skills.

Applicants must complete the Penn State application and must submit an application through with the following information for the application to be complete: (1) Curriculum Vitae; (2) Statement of Research Experience and Interests; (3)Names and Contact Information for three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled. Scientific questions regarding to this position can be sent to Dr. Runze Li (

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

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
Penn State University
Attn: Runze Li
Department of Statistics
326 Thomas Building
University Park, PA 16802