Post-Doctoral Fellow in Mathematics (Statistics) (m/f)

The University of Luxembourg is looking for its Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine (FSTM) for a:

Post-Doctoral Fellow in Mathematics (Statistics) (m/f)

Ref: 50014404
Fixed-term contract 24 months (possible extension by 12 months), 40 hours/week
Reduced teaching loads (around 70 hours per year)
Research Group: Statistics (Yannick BARAUD)
Employee status

The position is funded by the ERA Chair SanDAL in Mathematical Statistics and Data Science

Your Role

Research related to the following areas: Mathematical Statistics, Machine Learning.

Contribute to setting up an internationally competitive research team in Mathematical Statistics at University of Luxembourg.

The candidate is expected to take part in the scientific activities (seminars, colloquia, schools) that are organized within Y. Baraud’s group and the Research Unit in Mathematics of Luxembourg University

For further information, please contact

Yannick BARAUD :
Website of the Mathematics Research Unit:

Your Profile

A high quality Ph. D. in Mathematics
Solid knowledge of Probability Theory and Statistics
A taste for the theory of Mathematical Statistics or its applications to Life Sciences and Industry
Dedication to doing Mathematics at a research level
Good written and oral skills in English

We offer

Excellent research conditions in an international and inspiring environment
Possibility to become a member of an excellent research unit in a quickly growing university
Additional travel funds through the ERA Chair SanDAL
A competitive salary

Further Information


Interested candidates should provide:

a CV / publication
list names of at least 2 reference letter writers
a general research statement
a short letter of motivation

Applications received before 16th of July are ensured to receive full consideration but the postdoc position will be open until a suitable candidate is found.

The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer.

Job location: 
6 Avenue de la Fonte
4364 Esch sur Alzette
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