Open date: November 2, 2023
Most recent review date: Thursday, Feb 29, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Friday, May 31, 2024 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.
POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLAR in Statistics
The Department of Statistics in the Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences at UC Irvine has an opening for a non-tenured appointment in the Postdoctoral Scholar Series. Candidates with a compelling research portfolio in an area related to Statistics are preferred.
This Postdoctoral Scholar appointment requires a Ph.D. in statistics or a closely related field, such as biostatistics, computer science, or mathematics. This position entails performing research in the area of statistical machine learning with applications to neuroscience problems, and will be co-advised by Professors Babak Shahbaba, Annie Qu, and Norbert Fortin. Applicants must have a proven track record of research.
For more information on the Department of Statistics, please visit the following website:
In the Postdoctoral series, the total duration of an individual’s postdoctoral service may not exceed five years, including postdoctoral service at other institutions. The duration of this appointment is for two years initially and may be extended depending on previous postdoc service and availability of support. The annual salary range is $66,737-$71,908, but is also contingent on knowledge and experience.
Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research, and names and contact information of three references (please do not solicit letters). Also required is a statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.
All applicants must upload all documents electronically at the following link to be considered:
Ph.D. in statistics or a closely related field, such as biostatistics, computer science, or mathematics. Proven track record of research.
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Research
Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement.
Sexual Misconduct, Harassment and Discrimination Declaration Form - All applicants of academic positions at the University of California, Irvine must download, complete, sign, and upload the following form with their application: Sexual Misconduct, Harassment and Discrimination Declaration Form
Misc / Additional (Optional)
Three references - References will be contacted after applicant is selected for interview
- 3-4 required (contact information only)
References will be contacted when applicant is selected for interview.
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