Statistical Science



From time to time vacancies arise within the department. Posts will be advertised on this page as and when they arise.

Research Fellow in Bayesian Network Analysis

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated Statistician. The post is based in the Department of Statistical Science, the longest established university statistics department in the world, and the fellow will focus on developing statistical theory and methodology for detecting network anomalies in time-varying networks.

Candidates should hold a PhD in Statistics and have knowledge of Bayesian inference and Bayesian computational tools such as MCMC and SMC.

The post is available immediately and is funded for 4 months in the first instance.

Closing date: 29 January 2019

Lecturer in Statistical Science

The post holder will be expected to conduct original research and contribute to undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in Statistical Science. Research may be in any branch(es) of statistical science although applicants with expertise in probability, operational research or finance will be especially welcome.

Candidates should hold or be close to submitting a PhD (or equivalent qualification) in statistics, or a closely related field. It is essential that the successful candidate has a proven record of ability to carry out high quality research in a branch of probability or statistics, the ability to construct and deliver lecture courses on topics relevant to the needs of the Department and excellent communication skills.

Closing date: 06 February 2019

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