Statistics Post-doc at TU Wien
The Research Unit Applied Statistics (ASTAT) within the Institute of Statistics and Mathematical Methods in Economics, Faculty of Mathematics and Geoinformation at TU Wien, invites applications for a university assistant (assistant professor non-tenure track). This is a fixed 6 year term position for 40 hours/week. Expected starting date: September 2022.
Actively carry out research in areas of statistics or data science that align with or add on the research strengths in ASTAT and the institute, with a view to publication in influential and high-impact scholarly journals.
Develop research collaborations within the institute and the university.
Develop research collaborations nationally and internationally.
Teach statistics and data science courses to a range of audiences at the University and supervise students.
Participation in organizational and administrative tasks of the research unit and the faculty.
The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Statistics, Data Science, Machine Learning or Biostatistics, or a related area with a specialization or emphasis in statistics from an internationally recognized institution by the start of employment
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and excellent English are required
Knowledge of German is desirable but not necessary
Continuing personal and professional education and flexible working hours
Central location of workplace with excellent accessibility (U1/U4 Karlsplatz)
A creative environment in one of the most liveable cities in the world
Additional benefits for employees can be found at the following link: Fringe-Benefit
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TU Wien is committed to increasing the proportion of women in particular in leadership positions.
Female applicants are explicitly encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to women when equally
qualified, unless reasons specific to a male applicant tilt the balance in his favour.
People with special needs are equally encouraged to apply. In case of any questions, please contact
the confidant for disabled persons at the university, Mr. Gerhard Neust tter.
Entry level salary is determined by the pay grade B1 of the Austrian collective agreement for
university staff. This is a minimum of currently EUR 4,061.50/month gross, 14 times/year for 40
hours/week. Relevant working experiences may increase the monthly income.
We look forward to receiving your application until 02.06.2022. The application should include the following files:
Statement of Interest (Motivation Letter)
Copies of academic credentials (with translation if not in English or German)
Contact information of two referees or two reference letters
Additional documents should be uploaded under the category: +Add more documents
The application link is: https://jobs.tuwien.ac.at/Register/181244?utm_source=derStandard.at&utm_medium=Iventa&utm_campaign=Stellenanzeige
Please note that applicants will not normally be reimbursed for travel costs incurred in connection with this admission process.
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