postdoc position in Bielefeld, Germany

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please consider the following job opening:

in English:

in German:

The Data Science Group at the Faculty of Economics at Bielefeld
University offers a
*full-time research position (Postdoc)*
starting as soon as possible (E13 TV-L, non-permanent position)

*Your Tasks*

- research in the areas of stochastic modeling and statistical
inference, in particular stochastic processes, uncertainty
quantification and machine learning; scientific analysis and development
of research software; collaboration in third-party funded research
projects of the chair, as well as data analysis with applications in
medicine (60 %)
- teaching (depending on the final assignment of tasks to the extent of
up to 4 LVS) in the field of statistics and data science, including
assistance with examinations and supervision of seminar papers and
theses (25 %)
- project management, organization of events and workshops (possibly in
cooperation with other institutions involved in the project) as well as
collaboration in academic self-administration (15 %)

Employment is conductive to scientific qualification.

*Your Profile*

We expect:
- completed university studies (Master's degree or equivalent) in the
field of statistics, data science, mathematics or related subjects
- doctorate or advanced doctoral project (expected completion of the
doctorate within 6 months) in statistics, data science, mathematics or
related subjects
- very good knowledge and research experience in the field of statistics
or stochastic modeling with relevant publications, including at least a
good knowledge of statistics
- good knowledge in the development of research software (especially in
the programming language R)
- experience in teaching statistics
- very good command of written and spoken English
- interest in interdisciplinary cooperation, especially in the field of
medicine/natural sciences
- independent working style and organizational skills
- ability to work in a team 

Preferred experience and skills:
- experience in interdisciplinary cooperation
- experience in presenting research results at scientific meetings
- experience in the scientific guidance of students and doctoral candidates
- experience in project management or organization of scientific events
- experience in publishing research software
- good knowledge of German
- international experience in higher education

*We offer*

- salary according to Remuneration level 13 TV-L
- fixed-term limited to 3 years (§ 2 (1) of the WissZeitVG; in
accordance with the provisions of the WissZeitVG and the Agreement on
Satisfactory Conditions of Employment, the length of contract may differ
in individual cases)
- fulltime
- internal and external training opportunities
- wide range of health, consulting and prevention service
- reconcilability of family and working life
- collegial working environment
- exciting, varied tasks

*Application Procedure*

We are looking forward to receiving your application. Your application
should include the following documents: Curriculum vitae, certificates
and diplomas, two references (contact details), letter of motivation
with detailed explanation of how the necessary and desired
qualifications, knowledge and skills are met. For full consideration,
your application should be received via either email (a single PDF
document is required) sent to or post.
Please mark your application with the identification code: Wiss22345.
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*Application Deadline*


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