Postdoctoral Research Scholar

Location
Raleigh
Posted
Jul 28, 2017
Position Type
Postdoc
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Number: 00106454

Essential Job Duties: The Department of Statistics at North Carolina State University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Scholar to work under the direction of Dr. Luo Xiao. We are seeking highly motivated individuals to develop statistical methods for analyzing functional data and longitudinal data with applications to fetal and child growth and health. This is a one-year position with the possibility of a one-year extension contingent on funding and performance.

Minimum Education/Experience:

Department Required Skills: A PhD in statistics, biostatistics, computer science, or related field is required. Outstanding computing and communication skills are required.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: Ideal candidates should have experience in applied projects. NC State University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through experience, research, teaching and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Necessary Licenses and Certifications: N/A

AA/EOE: NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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