Position Announcement: Post-Doctoral Position in Data Science

Statistics positions at UC Davis

Application review begins April 16, 2021.  The Department of Statistics at the University of California, Davis (statistics.ucdavis.edu/), and the UC Davis TETRAPODS Institute of Data Science (ucd4ids.ucdavis.edu/) funded by the NSF HDR-TRIPODS grant, are soliciting applications for a UCD4IDS postdoctoral employee position starting July 1, 2021. 

The Department and the Institute seek applicants who demonstrate promise and the capability of developing cutting edge computational, mathematical, and/or statistical methodology pertaining to modern areas of data science that involve large and complex data, as well as effective teaching skills. In particular, those candidates whose research interests are in the following three broad themes of the Institute are strongly encouraged to apply: 1) Fundamentals of machine learning directed toward biological and medical applications; 2) Optimization theory and algorithms for machine learning including numerical solvers for large-scale nontrivial learning problems; and 3) High-dimensional data analysis on graphs and networks.

Applicants are required to have completed their Ph.D. by the time of their appointment, but no earlier than July 1, 2018. The appointment may include teaching up to three courses per academic year, which will be negotiable. The appointment will be for one year.

TO APPLY: The link to apply in UC RECRUIT is: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF04100

Next review date: Friday, Apr 16, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Monday, May 31, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.