Post-doctoral assistant in Statistics

Responsibilities: The successful candidate is expected to conduct research in Statistics and to lead a high quality research program and actively contribute to the research at the institute. S/he will be expected to contribute to the teaching mission of the ASTAT department giving support to courses in the Bachelor and Master’s program of Statistics and Mathematical Methods in Economics. The contract is for a period of 6 years. The starting date is subject to mutual agreement and can be as soon as possible.

Qualifications: The successful candidate will hold a PhD and have an excellent research profile in Statistics, or a related field.

Other skills: Knowledge of German is desirable but not necessary.

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Application Deadline: April 12, 2018

Please send your application documents as a single PDF file via e-mail to including a brief cover letter in the main body of the email and subject: Application for ASTAT postdoc.

For further information, please contact Prof. Dr. Efstathia Bura, email:

Job location: 
1040 Vienna
Contact and application information
Thursday, April 12, 2018
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Postdoctoral fellowships