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Postdoctoral Scholar/Shahbaba NIH

Application Window

Open date: May 22nd, 2021

Next review date: Saturday, Jul 10, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Saturday, Jul 10, 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.

Position description

Postdoctoral Scholar – Department of Statistics

The Statistics Department at UC Irvine has a full-time position available for a Postdoctoral Scholar. This position requires a Ph.D. degree in statistics, computer science (machine learning), or mathematics. The position entails performing research in the area of Bayesian analysis, stochastic process modeling, statistical machine learning, computational statistics, and statistical methods in neuroscience. The research involves developing computationally efficient statistical models for neural data analysis.

The appointment is for one year initially (with flexible starting date) and can be extended. The salary for this position begins at $54,540 but is also contingent on knowledge and experience. The position is dependent upon extramural funding.

Interested applicants should respond by submitting a cover memo, curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of three references at:
Applicants should respond no later than July 10, 2021 for full consideration.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence:

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

Job location

Irvine, CA