|Position Title||Postdoctoral Scholar|
|Department||Statistics and Operations Res - 319200|
|Position Type||Postdoctoral Scholar|
|Salary Range||$65,000 - $66,000|
|If part-time, hours per week|
|Proposed Start Date||07/28/2017|
|Estimated Duration of Appointment||24 Months|
|Posting Open Date||03/17/2017|
|Posting Close Date||03/31/2017|
|Open Until Filled||No|
|Work Location||Chapel Hill, NC|
The candidate will work with a SAMSI research program either on Mathematical and Statistical Methods for Climate and the Earth System or on Quasi-Monte Carlo and High-Dimensional Sampling Methods for Applied Mathematics, under the supervision of Prof Richard Smith. Additionally, the Research Triangle area offers rich opportunities to collaborate with vibrant optimization and astrostatistics groups at UNC, Duke and NC State. The position is part of a research project funded by the National Science Foundation.
PhD in Mathematics, Statistics or related field
|Qualifications and Experience||
An ideal candidate will have a strong background in statistics, operations research or applied mathematics, with demonstrated interest in optimization or in mathematical/statistical methods for astronomy.
|Equal Opportunity Employer||
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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|Special Physical and Mental Requirements|
Posting Contact Information
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|Postdoctoral Affairs Contact Information||
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