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Department: Mathematics
Workload: 100%
Duties: The Department of Mathematics wishes to appoint an Undergraduate Administrator. Responsible for teaching administration, this post involves assisting the Departmental Tutor in all aspects of his work including designing and maintaining databases, the use of various in-house systems and Engagement Monitoring. Based in the Departmental Office with 3 other members of staff, the post also involves general office duties and carrying out various tasks for the Departmental Manager
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should have a minimum education requirement: GCSE Mathematics and English Grade C, above or equivalent and have proven experience of using IT successfully to a high level of complexity including Excel/databases. Candidates should also have previous experience as an administrator which would enable them to carry out the duties of this post. Candidate should also be able to demonstrate strong organisational skills and the ability to work independently as well as part of a team

Deadline: December 8, 2014 | Published: November 23, 2014   08:01

Department: Faculty of Environment
Duration: 2 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: This role provides an exciting opportunity to contribute to a major research project “Developing Integrated Tools to Optimise Rail Systems (DITTO)”, seeking to develop formulations and algorithms for optimised traffic management of the future railway. For the project, you will be a member of the DITTO consortium collaborating with the teams of researchers from Southampton University and Swansea University in the project
Minimum Requirements: Your qualifications and experience will include an honours degree followed by a PhD (or be very close to obtaining a PhD) in a relevant discipline (such as mathematics, computer science, physical science, engineering or transport studies). The opportunity would suit someone with skills in mathematical modelling and computer programming

Deadline: January 14, 2015 | Published: November 23, 2014   08:01

Department: Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Natural Sciences
Duration: 2 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The aims of this research project are to find new applications of Minimal surfaces or geometric flows in Geometry. The successful candidate will be expected to work effectively within a team, have the ability to develop and apply new concepts, and have a creative approach to problem-solving
Minimum Requirements: You must have a PhD in a subject close to Geometric Analysis, or have an equivalent level of professional qualifications and experience. You must have a demonstrable research track record in Geometric Analysis or a related discipline, and have experience of working with solutions to variational problems (such as minimal surfaces) or parabolic flows (such as mean curvature flow) in a geometric context. The applicant must display clear evidence of outstanding promise and originality in research and have a good publication record

Deadline: January 10, 2015 | Published: November 23, 2014   08:01

Duration: 4 y        Workload: 38 h a week
Duties: The research project will concern nonlinear partial differential equations (PDEs) arising in important areas of mathematical physics, such as nonlinear optics, statistical mechanics, nonlinear water waves. A special emphasis will be put on bifurcation techniques. The candidate may also address the physical consequences of the mathematical results when relevant. The position includes modest teaching duties
Minimum Requirements: An MSc degree in Mathematics or Physics with a strong curriculum of functional analysis and differential equations, very good communication skills, fluent spoken and written English

Deadline: January 15, 2015 | Published: November 23, 2014   08:00

Department: Graduate School
Workload: 100%
Duties: Critical tasks associated with collection and aggregation of data associated with education programs and student progress. Coordinate information requests from institutional databases through institutional research. Collect data from the external members of the consortium team, various internal stakeholders including departments, graduate programs, faculty, current students and alumni. Organize, curating and assessing data critically for quality and completeness. Compile data from multiple sources to complete reporting functions. Responsible for compiling periodic progress reports on training grants
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor's degree in mathematics, quantitative analysis, statistics, economics, computer science, business or related field. Minimum of 2 years of job experience involving quantitative data analysis. Ability to function effectively in a fast-paced, collaborative and collegial environment. Ability to organize large data set in logical and interpretable manner. Knowledge of databases and the ability to interface effectively with C&IT and/or Institutional Research personnel to assist in the archiving of data in central university databases as needed

Published: November 22, 2014   21:52

Department: Life Sciences
Duration: 4 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: Develop new statistical and machine learning algorithms for the analysis of multiple datasets from single cells including DNA and RNA sequencing, CyTOF mass cytometry, multi-photon and confocal microscopy and high-throughput imaging; develop robust analytical pipelines, combining new and established analysis tools, to support the high-throughput analysis of single cell clinical and research data
Minimum Requirements: Undergraduate or Masters degree with a significant mathematical or computational element, e.g. in Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, Statistics etc. PhD with a significant computational and/or statistical element, e.g. in Machine Learning, Statistics, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Engineering, Systems Biology etc. Experience of scientific programming. Good scientific publication record given career stage. Good organisational and communication skills. Fluency in written and spoken English
Preferred Requirements: Experience of developing probabilistic modelling and machine learning algorithms. Experience of applying probabilistic modelling and machine learning algorithms. Good understanding of Bayesian inference principles and non-parametric modelling. Experience of statistical analysis of molecular datasets. Experience of working in R/python/C++/linux. Experience of developing code for use with a High Performance Computing environment. Experience of scientific software development and publishing

Deadline: December 19, 2014 | Published: November 22, 2014   14:59

Department: Public Health Sciences
Duration: 6+ m        Workload: 100%
Duties: The position involves applied work in epidemiologic research in the area of maternal & neonatal health in relation to two large scale health care interventions in India. The assistant will support the preparation of data sets and the analysis of epidemiologic data sets from a large project as well as course activities at the department
Minimum Requirements: A Master's degree in epidemiology, medical science or related field; 1 year experience in quantitative data analysis using large epidemiological data sets; proficiency in one statistical software package such as STATA or SPSS; excellent written and oral communication skills in English
Preferred Requirements: Specific experience in the field of maternal and child health; published work in the area; teaching/course assistant experience

Deadline: December 12, 2014 | Published: November 22, 2014   13:20

Department: The High Performance Computing
Duration: 1 y +        Workload: 100%
Duties: Contribute to the development/adoption of a performance modeling framework for HW/SW co-design in the context of High Performance Computing. Performance analysis, characterization and modeling of relevant massively parallel neurosimulation codes and kernels. Contribute to the on-going performance characterization, hardware benchmarking and co-design activity of the Blue Brain Project’s HPC team. Intimate collaboration with the Blue Brain Project’s HPC efforts on applications, use cases and compute substrates
Minimum Requirements: PhD degree in computer science or applied mathematics obtained in the last 2 years. Professional experience of state-of-the art HW/SW co-design methodologies and performance modeling literature in High Performance Computing. Deep knowledge of modern computing architectures, massively parallel supercomputing systems and large memory/storage systems. Strong scientific track record. Good experience in performance analysis and code optimization using state of the art profiling tools. Experience in distributed and concurrent programming and debugging parallel applications
Preferred Requirements: Experience in data-intensive computing and applications as well as novel memory technologies. Experience on neuromorphic hardware

Deadline: January 1, 2015 | Published: November 22, 2014   08:01

Department: Global Corporate Marine Business
Workload: 100%
Duties: Input to and assistance with LOB Financial and Strategic Plan. Establishing pipeline of Marine Cargo opportunities. Building and enhancing Zurich’s market presence in a manner that increases the volume of desirable risks presented. Evaluation of risks to determine acceptability and appetite, feeding back to Brokers in a manner that supports strategic plan. Full underwriting of risks presented, including establishment of potential loss. Opportunities for mutual growth with key Brokers identified and considered. Identification and exploitation of cross sell opportunities
Minimum Requirements: Wide experience of dealing at a senior level with domestic and international brokers and customers and their requirements. Individual well embedded within Marine Cargo Broker networks. Proven track record of underwriting Cargo accounts within a London Market environment. Extensive knowledge and relationships with members of the International London Market broking houses. Comprehensive knowledge of Cargo coverage and potential exposures. Good knowledge of London Market environment, practices, procedures and emerging trends. Good knowledge of potential exposures inherent or associated with a wide range of industry and commercial operations

Published: November 22, 2014   08:01

Workload: 100%
Duties: Develop and maintain pricing methodologies and parameters. Drive an efficient pricing tool landscape and delivery of pricing tools. Provide analytical support and insight for business unit profitability reviews. Provide technical support for analysis and studies across the portfolio, driven by pricing, reinsurance, portfolio needs or underwriting initiatives. Provide business insight and contribute to portfolio optimization and global or local pricing strategies. Support the development and use of business performance analytics. Support the development of consistent pricing practices and methodologies across regions and business units
Minimum Requirements: One to two years of actuarial pricing experience or experience relevant to Financial Lines. Pursuing actuarial qualification with some exams already passed. A strong track record of getting things done and delivering results. Advanced knowledge of and ability to use spreadsheet software. Advanced knowledge of statistical and actuarial tools and techniques, and the ability to apply modelling processes and techniques to facilitate risk management decisions

Published: November 22, 2014   08:01

Department: UCL Business PLC
Duties: We are seeking to recruit a Project Development Manager to undertake the management of various research and commercially related projects. The individual will play an active role in projects, assisting the key stakeholders in managing the full life cycle of a project and will cultivate successful working relationships with internal and external key people and organisations
Minimum Requirements: The candidate should have a scientific background and have experience of developing medical device projects in industry or in academia. They should be able to demonstrate considerable experience of medical device development and CE marking
Preferred Requirements: A further desirable attribute would be in monitoring, progressing and completing complex drug development projects

Deadline: November 26, 2014 | Published: November 22, 2014   08:00

Department: The CUNY High Performance Computing (HPC) Center
Workload: 100%
Duties: Collaborates with the research community on various research computing projects; organizes joint workshops, colloquia and seminars; and publishes conference proceedings and technical reports. Meets with prospective new faculty to determine potential HPC needs and communicate current capabilities. Advises faculty and researchers on their HPC needs. Provides consulting support to faculty and other academic clients on HPC resources, which can include porting, parallelization, tuning, using software libraries, storage management, and optimization. Manages the development and installation of parallel HPC systems software
Minimum Requirements: 6 years of progressively responsible full-time paid information systems technology experience, at least 18 months of which shall have been in an administrative or managerial capacity in the areas of computer applications programming, systems programming, information systems development, data telecommunications, data base administration or a closely related area. Education at an accredited College or University may be substituted for the general information systems technology experience at the rate of one year of college for 6 months of experience up to a maximum of 4 years of college for 2 years of experience
Preferred Requirements: Ph. D. or Master's Degree with ten years of practical experience in computational disciplines in science, mathematics, computer science/systems/networks or engineering. A minimum of two-years experience in operational management in an academic HPC Center consisting of Linux-based HPC and storage systems including hardware and software in large-scale heterogeneous environments. Successful track record in managing the development of proposals and in securing external funding from the National Science Foundation and other governmental agencies and/or private sources for expanding the capabilities of research computing facilities and computational research

Published: November 21, 2014   23:35

Workload: part-time
Duties: The selected individual will assist students with mathematics assignments in the various mathematics courses across the University and should possess effective communication skills which will foster student excellence
Minimum Requirements: A bachelor’s degree in mathematics or mathematics education is required; a master’s degree is preferred. The salary will be commensurate with experience

Published: November 21, 2014   23:35

Duties: The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Montana Tech is seeking a full-time tenure track Instructor beginning August 2015. As Montana Tech is a STEM focused institution, the mathematics department offers a large number of sections of lower division mathematics courses through calculus each semester. Responsibilities include teaching 15 credits of mathematics each semester and participating in efforts to support student success in mathematics coursework. Review begins on January 15th, 2015
Preferred Requirements: Applicants with previous teaching experience in calculus courses are preferred

Published: November 21, 2014   23:26

Workload: 100%
Duties: The successful candidate will teach courses in mathematics for physical science/mathematics majors as well as general education mathematics
Minimum Requirements: The position requires a Ph.D. in mathematics or a related field and a commitment to teaching excellence. Experience in online course development and delivery is desirable

Published: November 21, 2014   23:00

Department: Computer and Mathematical Sciences
Workload: 100%
Duties: Instruct students in statistics, algebra and pre-calculus. Maintain 7 office hours per semester. Develop and test innovative pedagogy. Assess student math abilities. Advise students on their mathematics elements of degree programs. Apply new instructional technologies. Maintain regular attendance. Perform other related duties as assigned
Minimum Requirements: Education: A B.A. or B.S. degree in Mathematics, and, a Master’s degree in Mathematics, Physics or Engineering. Skill and expertise in the classroom
Preferred Requirements: Two years or more experience in math education at the College level; Work experience that involved significant training of personnel in mathematics; Training or education in mathematics pedagogy; Two years or more experience teaching developmental mathematics at the college level

Deadline: January 10, 2015 | Published: November 21, 2014   22:59

Department: The Department of Mathematics
Workload: part-time
Duties: Teach course(s) in specific discipline. Responsible for instructional preparation and assessment of student performance. Provide assistance to students by appointment
Minimum Requirements: Master’s degree in specific or related discipline and collegiate teaching experience

Published: November 21, 2014   22:39

Department: The Institute of Cognitive Science
Workload: 100%
Duties: Institute research is focused in three strategic areas: Learning and Education - Theories, communities, and technologies; Language Processing: computational and technological advances; Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience: memory, executive function, language, affective, decision, social processes, brain-computer interaction. We are looking for candidates with a strong research track record in one or more of these areas, whose work demonstrates both computational sophistication and a commitment to interdisciplinary research
Minimum Requirements: Ph.D in a field related to Cognitive Science. Computational methods that exploit massive data repositories (e.g., language corpora, neuroimaging collections, educational data logs). Applicants should have expertise in computational methods for the analysis and characterization of complex data sets in cognitive science, such as machine learning or network analysis (e.g., network topology, social networks, graph theory, brain or interpersonal dynamics)

Published: November 21, 2014   20:27

Department: The Department of Mathematics
Workload: 100%
Duties: Current faculty interests are partial differential equations, dynamical systems, mathematical physics and geometric analysis, modeling and differential equations, numerical analysis, optimization and inverse problems, and statistics
Minimum Requirements: Minimum qualifications are Ph.D. in mathematics, or the equivalent, strong record of teaching excellence, a promising research record and English and communication skills. Experience and interest in collaborative research is preferred. Preference will be given to those with research interests that fit in with those of the department and strengthen our PhD program

Published: November 21, 2014   20:13

Workload: 100%
Duties: Teaching a variety of both upper and lower level math courses. Class sizes are generally small, and the teaching load is 12 credits per semester. Helping to develop, build, and maintain a math degree program in cooperation with the current math faculty. Serving on departmental and college-wide committees. Engaging in some form of scholarly activity within the discipline or in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Minimum Requirements: Ph.D. in Mathematics or closely related field. Demonstrated excellence in teaching. The ability to teach upper and lower division courses. A sincere interest in joining NSC, a teaching college devoted to providing opportunities for a largely underserved population
Preferred Requirements: Some background with statistics or applied mathematics. Experience guiding and mentoring undergraduate research projects. Experience with WeBWorK, Ximera, or other open source teaching resources. Computer programming experience

Published: November 21, 2014   20:10

Department: The Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Workload: 100%
Duties: Responsibilities of this position include teaching, research, and service to the university
Minimum Requirements: For this appointment, candidates must have a Ph.D. in statistics or biostatistics. While all areas of statistics will be considered, preference will be given to candidates having expertise in areas such as bioinformatics, Bayesian inference, computational statistics, longitudinal data analysis, reliability, and survival analysis

Published: November 21, 2014   20:10

Workload: 100%
Duties: Assist in Portfolio construction and underlying fund selection process for: AXA Allocation Portfolios, All Asset Portfolio, Target Date Portfolios, International ETF Portfolio, ETF Sleeves of MarketPLUS Portfolios, ATM Funds (“Funds”). Research Asset Allocation topics and suggest strategic and tactical methods to optimize performance. Assist with Exchange Traded Fund (“ETF”) trading and research. Assist with documentation and analysis of underlying Fund selection process. Compile and analyze attribution analysis for Allocation Funds. Prepare materials used for Board Presentations and “story books” regarding Funds
Minimum Requirements: B.A. or B.S. in Finance/Economics/Mathematics/Statistics required. CFA or progress toward CFA designation preferred. Familiarity with modern portfolio theory, asset allocation concepts, ETF offerings required. 3-5 years’ experience in similar position preferred

Published: November 21, 2014   17:45

Workload: 100%
Duties: Coordination and preparation for all meetings/events chaired and/or attended by the CEO. Assist in the preparation of presentations and speaking notes for internal and external events. Assist in planning and preparing for: monthly business area operating reviews with senior executive team, internal and external board meetings, global group activities and other conferences. Financial & Quantitative Analysis. Review financial and sales reports and industry data on a periodic basis, prepare reports, trend analysis and executive summaries. Prepare written and graphical presentations of financial and quantitative data
Minimum Requirements: Minimum Cumulative GPA - 3.0. All applicants must be currently enrolled in a University Undergraduate Program as a sophomore, junior or senior or in a Master's program. Proficiency with Microsoft Office
Preferred Requirements: Ability to formulate clear and concise Executive “messages” to internal and external audiences from complex topics. Extremely resourceful and tenacious about gathering information from across the organization; comfortable multi-tasking. Professional demeanor fitting the Office of the Chairman & CEO. Desired Major: Finance & Business Management. Strong interpersonal communication skills, ability to be discrete, able to understand non-verbal cues (body-language) and adapt accordingly. Project Management experience a plus. Experienced Presentation skills

Published: November 21, 2014   17:40

Duties: Synthesize analysis of competitor products and develop competitive Short Term and Long Term Disability products for AXA to sell in their target markets. Lead product pricing for LTD and STD, including development of pricing model(s), obtaining approval of proposed rates from Corporate Actuarial, actuarial memoranda for state filing, coordination with third party administrator (if applicable), and sign-off of rate accuracy across all systems. Responsible for driving new business and inforce pricing recommendation based on current and anticipated experience, investment environment, competitive positioning strategy and profit/returns objectives
Minimum Requirements: FSA, MAAA designation. 8+ years of actuarial experience
Preferred Requirements: Strong knowledge of Group Disability market and products. Strong modeling skills – knowledge of AXIS platform preferred Strong quantitative orientation, analytical skills, a high level of intellectual curiosity, tolerance for ambiguity and seasoned judgment. Experience managing a team of specialized contributors. Demonstrated collaboration and leadership skills to interface with both internal and external constituents. Must be comfortable dealing with both complexity and ambiguity and be able to explore multiple solutions to a problem. Must be able to present/defend solutions/positions based on an analysis of facts

Published: November 21, 2014   17:25

Department: Dbn CASL-Math & Statistics
Workload: 100%
Duties: Promotion and tenure is based upon a candidate's performance in teaching, research, and service. The standard teaching load is 18 credit hours per year. Incoming assistant professors receive released time for a total of three courses (nine credit hours) to be used during the first five years of the six-year probationary period to allow more time for research
Minimum Requirements: The position requires a Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics, or related field, and a strong commitment to teaching undergraduate and graduate statistics courses

Deadline: January 2, 2015 | Published: November 21, 2014   17:00

Department: The Department of Mathematics
Workload: 100%
Duties: Teaching a broad range of undergraduate mathematics courses, together with holding office hours, advising majors, and participating in committee work appropriate to experience. The individual hired for this position will teach a range of undergraduate courses, including introductory statistics courses and upper division statistics courses together with a broad range of mathematics courses, and will work with students on projects in mathematics or applied statistics. Active participation in the life of the department and the college is expected, as is a program of active contributions in the profession; these contributions may include research and publications, grant work, presentations, and/or work in professional organizations
Minimum Requirements: Ph.D. in Mathematics or Statistics at the time of appointment; a background of coursework in statistics; teaching experience at the college-level as a full-time or part-time instructor, or as a graduate teaching assistant; and a commitment to working with students of diverse backgrounds

Published: November 21, 2014   17:00

Department: The Department of Psychology
Workload: 100%
Duties: The incumbent will serve as a Data Manager responsible for overseeing data entry, flow and documentation for two randomized trials. Data manager will provide regular reports on recruitment and participant completion, and will maintain questionnaires using Qualtrics survey software. He/she will regularly import data from various sources to Access for final quality checking and cleanup
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s degree or higher, with significant work in research, or other related discipline (or an equivalent combination of educational and professional experience) is necessary. Demonstrated understanding of relational databases and previous experience working with Microsoft Access for data management required. Working knowledge of SAS coding, as well as of general statistical analysis principles preferred. Experience working with the Qualtrics survey software system also preferred. Relevant work experience can substitute for formal education. Three years or more of experience, or an equivalent combination of relevant education and experience, is required

Published: November 21, 2014   17:00

Department: Mathematical Sciences
Duration: tenure-track
Duties: Core and advance upper division courses in statistics (such as Statistical Methods, Mathematical Statistics, Operations Research Methods); and/or mathematical courses supporting the university's general education requirement; advising undergraduate mathematics majors
Minimum Requirements: Doctorate degree in statistics or a closely related area with a solid theoretical background in statistics
Preferred Requirements: Demonstrated excellent undergraduate teaching ability, potential for scholarship, and service activities

Deadline: January 19, 2015 | Published: November 21, 2014   17:00

Department: The Department of Mathematics
Workload: 100%
Duties: The department seeks candidates to complement or extend its current strengths in Probability and Statistics and Applied and Computational Mathematics. Successful candidates will be expected to conduct research, teach, and provide guidance to faculty throughout the College and University to facilitate development of expertise in Data Science
Minimum Requirements: A PhD in Mathematics or other relevant field and a record of published research in data science or related areas. Applicants are expected to have credentials suitable for appointment to the doctoral faculty of the CUNY Graduate Center, postdoctoral or similar experience and experience teaching undergraduate mathematics

Deadline: January 18, 2015 | Published: November 21, 2014   17:00

Department: Health Administration and Health Sciences
Duration: 9 m        Workload: 100%
Duties: Successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in health sciences, courses in the Master of Public Health Program, and the doctoral program in Public Health (under development) focusing on health disparities and cultural competency. Applicants will have the ability to conduct research in the areas of health behavior, community health promotion, epidemiology, biostatistics, health services, and/or health policy with content expertise in a variety of areas including aging, maternal and child health, alcohol and drug abuse services, tobacco use prevention, chronic disease prevention, and environmental health
Minimum Requirements: Applicants must possess a doctoral degree in biostatistics, epidemiology, or environmental health. Candidates with training in public health, community health, epidemiology, health policy, biological sciences, health administration, biostatistics, or environmental health are encouraged to apply. Successful candidates for each specialization should have graduate teaching experience; student advising; scholarly productivity and the ability to obtain extramural research funding. Applicants with a background in psychology who have done extensive work in public health can apply

Deadline: January 16, 2015 | Published: November 21, 2014   17:00

Abteilung: Fak. IV, Inst. fuer Softwaretechnik und Theoretische Informatik
Dauer: 18 m
Aufgaben: Das Fachgebiet Übersetzerbau ist im Projekt AMSUN für die Entwicklung von Sprachkonzepten zur Beschreibung differential-algebraischer Gleichungssysteme mit variabler Struktur beteiligt. Schwerpunkt ist die Erweiterung der existierenden Modellierungssprache Modelica um die Möglichkeit, Strukturdynamik auszudrücken. Dabei kommt es im Wesentlichen darauf an, existierende Lösungen aus der Numerik Ingenieuren und Bibliotheksentwicklern zugänglich zu machen
Anforderungen: Erfolgreich abgeschlossenes wissenschaftliches Hochschulstudium (Diplom, Master oder Äquivalent) der Informatik, Mathematik oder verwandter Fachrichtungen; Umgang mit funktionalen Programmiersprachen (Scala, Haskell, OCaml, Opal); gute Kenntnisse im Umgang mit formalen Sprachen
Gewünschte Anforderungen: Kenntnisse in systemnaher Programmierung (C/C++), Linux und numerischen Simulationssprachen (SimuLink/Modelica)

Published: November 21, 2014   12:13

Department: Child and Adolescent Health Research Unit
Duration: -3 y        Workload: 0.5 FTE
Duties: Determining the Impact of Smoking Point of Sale Legislation Among Youth (DISPLAY) Study. The role of the post holder will be to synthesize the data from the different research strands of the study, lead on the longitudinal analyses of the data sets and coordinate statistical analyses across the four strands
Minimum Requirements: PhD in a relevant discipline or equivalent experience. Extensive experience in the management and manipulation of large health or behavioural datasets. Advanced multi-variate statistical expertise, including training and skills in longitudinal analysis. A record of peer-reviewed pipeline/publications, forming a REF profile appropriate to career stage. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Experience in working in multidisciplinary teams
Preferred Requirements: PhD in Statistics or Mathematics. Working experience and knowledge of GIS analyses. Experience of working with SPSS, STATA, SAS or R

Deadline: January 5, 2015 | Published: November 21, 2014   12:12

Department: School of Mathematics
Duration: 18 m        Workload: 100%
Duties: Research Grant “Homogeneous Flows and their Application in Kinetic Theory”. The postholders will investigate a range of cutting-edge techniques in the theory of flows on homogeneous spaces, and use these to attack long-standing problems in the kinetic theory of gases
Minimum Requirements: A PhD in Mathematics or Mathematical Physics
Preferred Requirements: A strong background in Pure Mathematics

Deadline: December 19, 2014 | Published: November 21, 2014   12:11

Department: Environment
Duration: 6 m
Duties: Undertake model testing and research into atmospheric chemistry. Researchers in Leeds maintain and use the TOMCAT-GLOMAP off-line 3-D chemical-aerosol model; particularly, test the implementation of an updated tropospheric chemistry-aerosol scheme
Minimum Requirements: A PhD (or almost completed PhD) in a relevant branch of atmospheric science chemical modelling .e.g. atmospheric composition, climate science, land-surface modelling; proven experience in numerical programming with Fortran, the TOMCAT 3-D model, data visualisation using IDL and experience with Linux operating systems

Deadline: December 12, 2014 | Published: November 21, 2014   12:07

Abteilung: Institut für Mittelstandsforschung
Dauer: ab 1. Januar 2015        Pensum: 9, 5 Wochenstunden
Aufgaben: Aufbau und Pflege von Datenbanken, Auswertung mit Hilfe statistischer Analyseverfahren und tabellarische Aufbereitung; Unterstützung der wissenschaftlichen Mitarbeiter in diesen Bereichen sowie Datenerfassung institutseigener Befragungen und am amtlicher Statistiken
Anforderungen: Kenntnisse statistischer Methoden und Praxis in Statistiksystemen, z.B. Stata oder SPSS; sicherer Umgang mit der deutschen Sprache
Gewünschte Anforderungen: Erfahrungen mit Online- und E-Mail-Befragungen

Published: November 21, 2014   11:16

Department: Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science
Duration: 4 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The research project will concern nonlinear partial differential equations (PDEs) arising in important areas of mathematical physics, such as nonlinear optics, statistical mechanics, nonlinear water waves. PDEs are a natural language to describe most physical phenomena and they present a wide variety of challenging problems to the mathematical analysis. The candidate will become familiar with the methods of nonlinear functional analysis, which will be used to study nonlinear PDEs. A special emphasis will be put on bifurcation techniques. The candidate may also address the physical consequences of the mathematical results when relevant. The position includes modest teaching duties
Minimum Requirements: The successful candidate must have an MSc degree in Mathematics or Physics with a strong curriculum of functional analysis and differential equations. (S)he should have a keen scientific curiosity and a strong commitment to research. (S)he should also be an enthusiastic team player, with very good communication skills and fluent spoken and written English

Deadline: January 15, 2015 | Published: November 21, 2014   10:59

Workload: 40%
Duties: preparation of regular financial analysis and performance reports for the Group Chief Investment Officer and various internal and external stakeholders. assisting with the collection of planning and budgeting data and variance analysis of plan versus actual performance of investments. gaining insights into billing, budgeting and controlling activities. having exposure to local investment and finance teams, in-house IT specialists and accounting experts
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s degree and recently enrolled in a Master in accounting, economics or in a quantitative discipline at a top rank University. solid foundation in your chosen subject. understanding basic accounting concepts. showing a keen interest in the financial markets. proficiency in the use of Excel and PowerPoint. very good English skills (written/spoken)

Published: November 21, 2014   08:54

Department: Life Division Finance
Duties: Specialist in Solvency 2 reporting requirements; Participates in on-going initiatives to enhance analytical tools, including building of reports and analytics; Supports implementation of group-wide reporting and controlling processes; Analyses quarterly financial results predominantly related to Solvency II, including comparisons between various accounting regimes (IFRS, Solvency II, local GAAP); Provides assistance to local finance teams aiming consistent reporting across the group; Supports qualitative disclosure process
Minimum Requirements: at least 4 years of experience in financial accounting/controlling in an international (re-)insurance company, preferable in the life segment; Knowledge of Solvency II requirements related to Pillar 3 for group and solo companies; Experience of dealing with various accounting regimes and related cross-analyses; Proficiency in MS office (in particular Excel, Powerpoint, Word); Good communication skills

Published: November 21, 2014   08:54

Workload: 100%
Duties: Provide professional actuarial support including insights into underlying performance and implications for the business; Ensure that processes and standards are consistent with internal Zurich actuarial policies and guidance as well as existing regulations; Make informed actuarial recommendations based on professional judgment and experience; Coordinate, prepare and perform actuarial analyses including loss and premium projections, consultation on actuarial models, and risk based capital issues; Support Finance, market-facing business units, Claims, Risk, Capital Management, and other functions on reserving, portfolio pricing, and strategic business decisions; Support actuarial services related to risk based capital model development, parameterization and allocation activities; Coordinate data analytics and/or reinsurance analysis
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Mathematics/Statistics; Fully qualified actuary in a recognized actuarial body; 5 or more years of experience in related field; Knowledge of insurance industry coupled with experience gained in the insurance sector and in multiple functions; Advanced understanding of actuarial reserving and pricing concepts; Advance knowledge regarding finance and accounting; Experience with statistics and actuarial modeling; Strong English language skills (written and spoken)

Published: November 21, 2014   08:52

Department: Equipe Pilotage & Optimisation Financière
Workload: 100%
Duties: Participer au processus prévisionnel des revenus financiers par poche d’actif (tel que immobilier, actions, taux, dérivé) et par segment des contrats d’assurance IARD. Analyser et commenter les écarts entre les prévisionnels et le réel par poche d’actif sur l’évolution des encours et des conditions économiques. Participer à la validation des arrêtés réels. Participer à l’amélioration des processus et de outils, et à leurs documentations. Etudes ponctuelles, notes méthodologiques. Mise en place et développement d’outil de projections d’actif financiers. Réaliser et/ou mettre à jour les outils d'automatisation des analyses financières
Minimum Requirements: Diplôme préparé à la rentrée 2014: Contrôle de gestion/Mathématiques (financières de préférence)/Finance; Ecole de Commerce/Ecole d’Ingénieur/Master, Bac +4/5. Compétences spécifiques attendues: Logiciel: Excel, Connaissance de SAS sera un plus

Published: November 21, 2014   08:48

Abteilung: Retrocessions & Capital Markets
Aufgaben: Ihre Haupttätigkeit liegt in der Betreuung von Geschäften, bei denen Rückversicherungsrisiken zum Zwecke der Weiterleitung an Kapitalmarktteilnehmer akzeptiert werden und die Kapitalmarktteilnehmer die übernommenen Risiken besichern. Zu Ihren Aufgaben gehören die Strukturierung und Verhandlung von diesbezüglichen Transaktionen, insbesondere von Retrozessionen, die selbstständige Betreuung der Geschäftsbeziehungen einschliesslich der Kommunikation mit allen beteiligten Parteien wie z. B. Zedenten, Rückversicherungsmaklern, Investoren, Banken und externen Service-Providern. Die Prüfung von Rückversicherungsver­trägen sowie die allgemeine Vertragsabwicklung gehören ebenso dazu wie die Überwachung der Besicherungen, die Betreuung des Berichtswesens und die Umsetzung geeigneter Marketingaktivitäten
Anforderungen: Erfolgreich abgeschlossenes Bachelor- oder Master-Studium der Wirtschaftswissenschaften, der (Wirtschafts-)Mathematik oder eine vergleichbare Ausbildung; Mindestens drei Jahre relevante Berufserfahrung, zum Beispiel im Underwriting oder im Rechnungswesen; Verhandlungssichere Englisch- und Deutsch­kenntnisse; Bereitschaft zu (auch spontaner) Reisetätigkeit
Gewünschte Anforderungen: Kenntnisse von Rückversicherungszweckgesell­schaften und deren aufsichtsrechtlichen Anfor­derungen sind wünschenswert

Published: November 21, 2014   08:46

Duties: 1) Vous aurez en charge le suivi actif des marchés de capitaux dettes et actions avec pour finalité l’élaboration d’un report hebdomadaire pour le Senior Management; Vous suivrez en particulier: L’évolution des taux et des indices de crédit; Les performances sur le marché secondaire des souches du groupe et des émetteurs comparables ainsi que les dernières émissions obligataires; L’évolution des niveaux de pricings indicatifs fournit par les banques partenaires; L’évolution des novelles structures d’obligations hybrides liées à la mise en place de Solvency 2. 2) Support des équipes pour la structuration et l’exécution des opérations de marchés, notamment de financement. 3) Participation active au déploiement du standard cash management du groupe 4) Maintien des outils de reporting/pricing 5) Participation aux projets ad-hoc sur des problématiques transverses liées à la gestion de la liquidité du groupe
Minimum Requirements: Issu(e) d’une formation bac +4/5 de type grande école (commerce/ingénieur) et/ou Master financier, vous souhaitez effectuer un stage de fin d’études ou une année de césure. Solides connaissances en finance d’entreprise, en finance de marché et en mathématiques financières. Bonnes connaissances économiques. Anglais et Français courant
Preferred Requirements: Expérience type DCM fortement appréciée. Connaissances de Bloomberg appréciées. VBA et autres langages de programmation appréciés

Published: November 21, 2014   08:46

Department: Equipe Analyse Risques et Performances et Expertise Crédit
Duration: fixed-term contract
Duties: D’aider à la production des reportings réguliers; De faire évoluer les programmes d’alimentation des données (notamment la base CRDB), d’aider à les automatiser et les rendre plus souples (plan d’investissements, tests de liquidité), proposer les outils adéquats (Excel, requêtes VB, Access, SAS, …); De développer des contrôles de cohérence pour assurer la qualité des données et la cohérence entre les reportings (dans le cadre du plan d’investissements, des tableaux de bords, de la CRDB, de l’attribution de performances); De participer aux réflexions sur les indicateurs de qualité de gestion des mandats, implémenter le cadre de suivi; Des proposer des optimisations; De documenter ces process
Minimum Requirements: Expertise sur les outils informatiques (Excel, VBA, Access, SAS); Connaissances en matière de marchés financiers
Preferred Requirements: La connaissance des process Group (notamment Investissements et Risk Management) serait un plus

Published: November 21, 2014   08:45

Department: Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Natural Sciences
Duration: 2 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The Section has strong research groups in Geometry, Analysis, Algebra and Number Theory
Minimum Requirements: Applicants must have a PhD in Topology, or an equivalent level of professional qualifications and/or experience. The project involves developing new knot theoretic and/or graph theoretic methods to answer questions arising from DNA-protein interactions, and a demonstrable research track record relevant in 3-manifold topology is essential. An interest in molecular biology, but not necessarily experience, is also essential. Applicants must also have previous experience in at least one (and ideally several) of the following areas: 3-manifold topology, particularly; dehn surgery; knot homologies; topological graph theory; knot theory. v Spatial graph theory

Deadline: December 22, 2014 | Published: November 21, 2014   08:20

Department: Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Natural Sciences
Duration: 3 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The Section has strong research groups in Geometry, Analysis, Algebra and Number Theory
Minimum Requirements: You should have a PhD in a subject close to Number theory, or have an equivalent level of professional qualifications and experience. You must have a demonstrable research track record in Number Theory or a related discipline, and have experience of working with either p-adic Hodge theory, the Langlands program, or p-adic automorphic forms (including automorphy lifting theorems)

Deadline: December 22, 2014 | Published: November 21, 2014   08:19

Department: Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Duration: 1 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The post-holder will work on a number of different statistical analyses within projects. Tasks will include analyses of multi-dimensional omics datasets (including metabolomics, transcriptomics and epigenomics) in order to understand etiological pathways in relation to cardiometabolic and other disease traits. The post holder will integrate omic data and eludicate potential mechanisms mediating disease, novel statistical approaches might need to be developed. This includes generalised mediation analyses, unsupervised approaches (e.g. machine learning algorithms), and parametric approaches (e.g. structural equation models)
Minimum Requirements: Applicants should hold a PhD or equivalent in Statistics, Bioinformatics, Epidemiology, Mathematics or related field and have experience in conducting statistical analyses in observational studies with omics data

Deadline: December 21, 2014 | Published: November 21, 2014   08:19

Department: Medical & Human Sciences
Duration: 2 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: You will be involved in the GetReal project and develop the statistical approaches for this novel type of trials in order to evaluate the real-world effectiveness of interventions. Our work in GetReal will specifically explore how databases of routinely collected data (such as electronic health records) could be used to perform pragmatic trials on drugs being developed - minimising confounding by randomisation. This project will provide an exciting opportunity to work with different stakeholder groups across Europe (namely industry, academia, regulatory agencies, HTA bodies, reimbursement agencies, healthcare budget holders, and patient groups)
Minimum Requirements: The ideal candidate will be educated to Post-Graduate degree level Statistics or a related field (PhD level for appointment to Research Associate) and have previous relevant experience of the analysis of large complex datasets related to healthcare. You will be expected to publish work in peer-reviewed journals therefore an emerging track record publication is expected. A broad-based experience in randomised trials, statistical modelling and simulation methods, and Bayesian inference would be a distinct advantage

Deadline: December 19, 2014 | Published: November 21, 2014   08:18

Department: School of Molecular, Genetic and Population Health Sciences
Duration: 3 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: Carry out scoping and formal systematic reviews around the use of routinely collected data to enhance the efficiency of conducting clinical trials, particularly in asthma research. In collaboration with the Principal Investigator and project team, develop strategies and implement emerging strategies of using routinely collected data for enhancing the efficiency of conducting clinical trials, using asthma as an exemplar disease condition. Obtain necessary permissions to access and interrogate routinely collected data
Minimum Requirements: A degree and a PhD in epidemiology, statistics, health economics or a related discipline. Strong record of publication in peer-reviewed journals. A sound understanding of research methods in healthcare. Significant experience of managing and analysing routinely collected data. Experience of project management. Experience in conducting systematic reviews
Preferred Requirements: Experience of patient involvement in research and public engagement/knowledge transfer. Clinical experience in health and social care. Understanding of asthma and clinical trials

Deadline: December 19, 2014 | Published: November 21, 2014   08:15

Department: The Department of Philosophy
Duration: 1 y        Workload: part-time
Duties: This research project deals with the question of whether there is mathematical content to national mathematical cultures: clearly, there are differences in the mathematical styles of researchers from different countries. The research project links mathematics (the object of the study), philosophy, formal methods in the humanities (such as literary studies), and empirical methods in the social sciences (such as sociology and cognitive psychology)
Minimum Requirements: We are looking for a talented and dedicated young researcher with a Masters degree in philosophy or another relevant subject (e.g., logic, sociology, psychology) with a strong philosophical background and interest in mathematics. Some mathematical background, as well as experience in empirical research in a social science context are desired

Deadline: December 17, 2014 | Published: November 21, 2014   08:15

Department: Office of PVC Academic
Duration: 2 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: We are looking for an enthusiastic and organised data analyst to join the Analytics Project team within our Study Experience strategic change programme. You will be responsible for undertaking new analyses of student performance, activity and feedback data and to create the insight our faculty and student support staff require to support our students achieve their study goals
Minimum Requirements: First degree or equivalent or work experience at a comparable level. Experience of creating andmaintaining visualisations to present complex data in a meaningful way. Experience of data manipulation using SAS, SPSS or a similar analytical tool to prepare and analyse large datasets. Experience in managing and updating a range of web presences. Proven ability in translating complex data specifications into organisation-specific requirements and in analysing and explaining statistical and other complex data and ideas to others who do not have a technical background
Preferred Requirements: SAS Certification. Experience of using Tableau to create data visualisations

Deadline: December 11, 2014 | Published: November 21, 2014   08:14

Department: Division of Mental Health and Addiction
Duration: 1 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The main purpose of the research is to disentangle and characterize the neurobiological, genetic, psychological and environmental factors contributing to the development of severe mental disorders. The research area is computational biology/biostatistics, with a focus on analysis of large amounts of brain imaging and whole genome data. The project will investigate polygenic effects in psychiatric disorders, and relationship to brain function using MRI
Minimum Requirements: The ideal candidate: is ambitious and highly motivated for pursuing a career in science; holds a PhD in molecular genetics, biostatistics, computational neuroscience or equivalent; has a strong background and interest in molecular genetics, neuroscience and statistics, and an excellent publication record; has methodological and/or applied expertise, experience with multivariate analysis, statistical modelling, and MatLab, R or Python. Background in population or evolutionary genetics or microarray statistic can also be useful, as well as some knowledge of molecular genetics

Deadline: December 10, 2014 | Published: November 21, 2014   08:14

Workload: 100%
Duties: anaging the global planning core team on a weekly basis. Organizing the global communication on the planning process. Preparing and managing the global planning calendar. Preparing and developing of the planning guidelines and principles. Coordinating the global planning community, including organization of workshops, leading meetings, web casts and calls. Creating global plan deliverables on behalf of group controller (e.g. GEC global segmented plan, group board plan, etc.). Being responsible for ad-hoc analysis with respect to plan related requests from M&A, FINMA, Auditors and other stakeholders. Being involved in projects to improve the planning process and platform. Collaborating with the performance reporting analysts and supporting the quarterly reporting process as appropriate
Minimum Requirements: A university degree (e.g. Master in Finance) with a quantitative background. A minimum of 3-5 years’ experience with the business, either in the finance industry or other quantitative background. Great organizational and project management skills. Knowledge of the corporate financial consolidation in a global environment is very important. Knowledge of planning & performance management (PPM)/controlling/management, accounting principles and processes are important. Knowledge of Finance/Accounting (if possible in Re-/Insurance) is important. Knowledge of EPM/BI and consolidation software (e.g. SAP BPC/BW; Cognos/Hyperion) are important. Excellent language and communication skills in English are key
Preferred Requirements: Experience in global cross-team interaction and working closely with financial accounting teams is an advantage. Experience with MS Office applications: in particular excel and power point are essential, word is desired. Spanish and German are an advantage

Published: November 21, 2014   08:07

Department: Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics
Workload: 100%
Duties: The successful candidate will lead computational efforts aimed at creating a pipeline for automatic analysis of data acquired using high-resolution single-molecule Fluorescence in situ Hybridization (FISH) methods (smFISH, HD-FISH). The project will rely on high-end image processing techniques designed to extract fine details of genome architecture from 3D images of chromosomes in their natural context. The candidate will use mathematical modeling to develop a quantitative framework capturing the behavior of DNA inside human nucleus
Minimum Requirements: A person is eligible for a position as postdoctoral research fellow if he or she has obtained a PhD no more than seven years before the last date of employment as postdoc. A PhD in physics, mathematics, engineering or computational science is required. The candidate should have an expertise in 3D image processing and analysis, preferably with experience in deconvolution methods. Available computational tools in the Bienko lab include custom-made scripts developed in MATLAB and Python, hence proficiency in these languages is required. The ideal candidate should have a strong background in mathematics and physics with passion for biology and desire to learn new methods

Deadline: December 9, 2014 | Published: November 21, 2014   08:06

Department: Institute of Clinical Trials and Methodology
Duration: 1, 5+ y        Workload: 100%
Duties: A key requirement of this role is to assist with the efficient collection, processing, validation and quality assurance of study data from various trials. The role holder will also work closely together with the Trial Manager to ensure an efficient service of communicating with trial recruiting sites and replenishing any necessary supplies at sites
Minimum Requirements: We are looking for someone with experience of data entry and data management, excellent communication skills and experience of working on a clinical trial or in a medical research environment. Experience of word processing, using Microsoft Word, Excel and Access are also essential requirements for this post

Deadline: December 4, 2014 | Published: November 21, 2014   08:05

Department: MRC Biostatistics Unit
Workload: 100%
Duties: Under the general leadership of the relevant senior statistician in the ESH theme and the GSK co-supervisor (Prof Nicky Best), to be responsible for all aspects of the research projects, including defining the direction of the work, conducting the research, analysing the data, preparing the work for publication and disseminating the results at meetings. To present their work at seminars within the MRC BSU, at internal GSK meetings, and at external meetings. To contribute to unit-wide discussions on developments within the MRC BSU, particularly in the use of new techniques
Minimum Requirements: PhD in Statistics or a relevant quantitative subject or be in the final stages of obtaining their PhD. Some research experience in an area of medical statistics. Sound knowledge of statistical software. Demonstrable ability to extend existing statistical methodology to new situations. Able to plan and manage tasks to a timetable. Experience in presenting scientific work, both written and orally. Demonstrable ability to effectively communicate novel statistical concepts to a non-statistical scientific audience
Preferred Requirements: PhD in Statistics in methodological aspects of meta-analysis or other forms of quantitative evidence synthesis/bias modelling or in applied Bayesian biostatistics. Considerable postdoctoral research experience in meta-analysis, quantitative evidence synthesis, bias modelling and/or Bayesian biostatistics. Experience in statistical programming and examples of developing software that is publicly available in either Stata or R

Deadline: January 4, 2015 | Published: November 21, 2014   08:03

Department: School of Informatics
Workload: 100%
Duties: Plan and undertake original research in data science, including securing external research funding and leading post-graduate and post doctoral researchers within a personal research programme. Maintain a demonstrably high level of high quality research activity by disseminating research findings by producing first author and co-authored papers for publication, presentation at conferences etc. Supervision and guidance of postgraduate and postdoctoral researchers. Teaching undergraduate, masters and doctoral level courses. Make significant contribution to the School’s teaching (course/module offerings and methods)
Minimum Requirements: PhD and experience as an established academic in specialist area. Ability to attract research funding as an independent researcher. A track record of first author and/or collaborative publications in high quality journals and international conferences. Have experience of initiating and leading research. Strong relevant research and teaching skills

Deadline: December 19, 2014 | Published: November 21, 2014   08:03

Department: Department of Biostatistics, Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research
Workload: 100%
Duties: The Post-doc will work on statistical strategies for the design, data monitoring, analyses, and reporting of clinical trials and diagnostics studies of antibiotic resistance. Specific statistical issues may involve biomarker trial designs, master protocol development, diagnostic evaluation, longitudinal data issues, rank-based methods, and graphical displays, competing risk, multiplicity issues, composite endpoints, dynamic treatment regimes, and benefit: risk evaluation
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should have a doctoral degree in biostatistics or statistics with interest in clinical trials and diagnostic studies. A successful candidate will possess: a sound understanding of the basic principles of the design, monitoring, and analyses of clinical trials and diagnostic studies; methodological and applied research skills; interest in problems motivated by research in antibiotic resistance; strong SAS programming and simulation abilities

Published: November 20, 2014   21:41

Department: Perelman School of Medicine
Duration: 1 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: Provide statistical support for biomedical research projects including statistical analyses, data cleaning, write-ups of analyses and production of tables and graphs for manuscripts and proposals. Work with faculty biostatisticians and faculty investigators to develop clinical and experimental study designs and analysis plans. Develop and document SAS/R programs to create analysis datasets using efficient SAS/R programming techniques
Minimum Requirements: MS degree and three years of experience or equivalent education and experience is required. Statistical analysis and programming skills. Experience with clinical trials analysis and reporting highly preferred Experience with SAS is required. Experience with SPLUS/R and or Stata highly preferred. Interpersonal skills. Ability to manage time effectively and to meet deadlines
Preferred Requirements: Background Check Required

Published: November 20, 2014   21:28

Abteilung: Invest­ment & Colla­teral Mana­gement
Dauer: 2-3 m
Aufgaben: Das Investment Management-Team ist verantwortlich für die strategische Steuerung und Analyse der Kapitalanlagen des Hannover Rück-Konzerns im Hinblick auf ausgewogene Risiko-/Ertragsverhältnisse. Sie arbeiten an der Schnittstelle von Mathematik und Programmierung und werden durch die Entwick­lung, Implementierung und Dokumentation von finanzmathematischen Algorithmen, meist in Matlab, zu diesem Ziel bei­tragen
Anforderungen: Sie befinden sich im Master-Studium der (Wirt­schafts)-Mathematik oder der Wirtschafts­informatik mit mathematischem Schwerpunkt; Sie verfügen über sehr gute Kenntnisse in der Programmierung (idealerweise in Matlab) und in der numerischen Mathematik; Sie bringen sehr gute Deutsch- und mindestens gute Englischkenntnisse mit

Published: November 20, 2014   16:53

Duties: Participate in various quantitative projects as needed to help support overall Hedge Risk Management goals & objectives. Participate in technical reviews or studies on key topics related to risk management and hedging to help drive innovation. Build tools to help analyze complex problems related to risk, hedging. derivatives and to support special projects. Leverage technical expertise within HRM to help streamline, optimize and adapt operational processes to evolving strategies. Provide support to help build presentations for management and to help develop or enhance risk management policies and procedures. Partner, collaborate & communicate with various teams in order to build synergies & participate in cross functional projects
Minimum Requirements: 3-5 years in experience in risk management dealing with various derivatives. Strong understanding of options pricing models, derivatives, financial engineering concepts. Masters in Quantitative Field (Mathematics, Financial Engineering) or equivalent. Strong Programming, database management and computer skills (ie: VBA, Bloomberg, MS access, etc..). Detail-oriented, multi-tasking, excellent communicator

Published: November 20, 2014   16:49

Aufgaben: Ihre Tätigkeit wird geprägt sein durch die Internationalität und die Vielfalt an Aufgabenstellungen, die Sie in einem dynamischen und kooperativen Team wahrnehmen werden. In Abhängigkeit von Ihrer Qualifikation und Ihrem Vorwissen wirken Sie bei der Erstellung und Analyse der Konzernabschlüsse sowie der Konzern-Erwartungsrechnung mit. Darüber hinaus entwickeln Sie das konzernweite Berichtswesen weiter und betreuen unsere internationalen Standorte in Fragen der Rechnungslegung und des Reportings. Die Umsetzung neuer Anforderungen im Bereich der internationalen Rechnungslegung könnte ebenso zu Ihren Aufgaben gehören wie die Mitarbeit in den derzeit verfolgten Projekten, wie zum Beispiel Solvency II
Anforderungen: Erfolgreich abgeschlossenes Master-Studium mit den Schwerpunkten Wirtschaftsprüfung, Steuerrecht, Ver­sicherungsbetriebslehre oder Wirtschaftsmathematik, Berufserfahrung im Rechnungswesen von (Rück-)Versicherungsunternehmen, Gute Kenntnisse der IFRS-Rechnungs­legungs­vor­schrif­ten, Theoretische und/oder praktische Erfahrung in der Erstellung von Konzernabschlüssen ist von Vorteil, Verhandlungssichere Kenntnisse der deutschen und englischen Sprache

Published: November 20, 2014   16:44

Department: Institute for Mathematics
Duration: 2+ y        Workload: 100%
Duties: It is desired that the candidates are willing to cooperate on one of the research topics of the chair of Prof. A. Schlömerkemper, e.g., on formation of microstructures in materials: defects, fracture or martensitic phase transformations in shape-memory alloys, on complex fluids or on magnetic materials
Minimum Requirements: The candidates should have or be about to get a PhD degree in mathematics or a related subject. Candidates should have a strong analytical background in the calculus of variations and/or in partial differential equations and should be interested in applications in the sciences. The position also includes teaching of five hours per week during term times. At the beginning, teaching can be provided in English, but the candidate is expected to teach in German after a certain time (to be negotiated)

Published: November 20, 2014   16:40

Department: Faculty of Mathematics and Economics
Duration: 3+3 y
Duties: Teaching includes courses for students in our mathematical programs and our teacher training program as well as mathematical courses for students in other programs of study. Collaboration within the faculty and the university as well as the acquisition of third party funding is desired
Minimum Requirements: A successful candidate should be an excellent young researcher with a focus in computer algebra specializing for example in number theory, algebraic geometry, cryptography, combinatorics, or symbolic computation

Deadline: January 2, 2015 | Published: November 20, 2014   09:05

Duration: 2 y
Duties: Within the project of a third-party funding, the applicant will develop new algorithms for special technical applications and put these into software
Minimum Requirements: Applicants must at a minimum hold a master’s degree in mathematics, physics or computer science. Applicants with PhDs are welcome. The successful candidate should have profound knowledge on at least two of the fields: Modeling of time-harmonic waves, Efficient numerical methods for the solution of Maxwell’s equations, Numerical methods of nonlinear optimization and optimal control

Deadline: December 14, 2014 | Published: November 20, 2014   08:00

Department: Institute of Child Health
Duration: 22+ m        Workload: 40%
Duties: The Louis Dundas Centre for Children’s Palliative care seeks to appoint a Research Associate interested in pursuing research which contributes to the understanding and improvement of the lives of children with-life limiting conditions and life-threatening illnesses and their families. A background in any of a number of health related or social science disciplines would be appropriate
Minimum Requirements: The successful applicant will have a PhD in a relevant subject area (e.g. public health, epidemiology, medical sociology, health psychology, nursing, education) & a BSc or MSc in a quantitative subject. The successful applicant will also have experience using quantitative methods alone as well as part of mixed methods studies. Excellent communication and organizational skills along with the ability to be flexible and adaptable are a must

Deadline: December 2, 2014 | Published: November 19, 2014   13:53

Department: Department of DTU Wind Energy
Duration: 3 y
Duties: The goal of the research is to develop new and improve existing probabilistic methods for wind turbine design which lead to reduced uncertainties and improved reliability. The main focus areas will be probabilistic models for environmental conditions, design loads and material properties, Impact of aeroservoelastic models on design, structural reliability and predictive O&M with health monitoring
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should have a PhD degree or equivalent in Mechanical engineering or allied discipline. Specialization in structural reliability. Good knowledge in at least one and preferably all of these disciplines: Statistics and probability theory; Reliability; Time series analysis; Structural dynamics; Aeroelastic modelling and design; Wind turbine design standardization; finite-element modelling
Preferred Requirements: Work experience with wind energy is an advantage. Good teaching skills are an advantage

Deadline: December 2, 2014 | Published: November 19, 2014   13:43

Department: Department of Statistical Science
Duration: 3+ y        Workload: 100%
Duties: This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated Biostatistician to collaborate on various health research studies and clinical trials conducted at UCL and the associated NHS Trusts. The post holder will be based in the Department of Statistical Science and will be accountable to Professor Rumana Omar (Head, Biostatistics Group). Health research at UCL, UCLH and the Royal Free Hospital provides a dynamic environment and excellent opportunity for the right applicant to develop a career as a Medical Statistician
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should possess a PhD in Statistics/Medical Statistics or equivalent work experience and an MSc in Statistics/Medical Statistics. It is essential that the successful candidate has experience of working as a statistician in a health research environment, previous involvement in clinical trials and/or observational studies in health research and strong organisational and communication skills

Deadline: January 4, 2015 | Published: November 19, 2014   11:33

Department: College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences
Duration: 14 m
Duties: CFD modelling of multiphase fluid flow and heat transfer using OpenFOAM
Minimum Requirements: A background in Computational Fluid Dynamics, multiphase flow or heat transfer; sufficient specialist knowledge in the discipline to develop new models and methodologies
Preferred Requirements: Knowledge of the open source CFD code OpenFOAM

Deadline: December 18, 2014 | Published: November 19, 2014   11:12

Department: Singapore-ETH Centre
Duties: This project develops a holistic perspective on the various aspects of security of energy supply and resilience of energy systems by coupling multi-criteria decision analysis (MCDA) with the application of resilience indices to typical planning problems, including uncertainty analysis for long-term energy planning, exemplified by dedicated case studies. In this way it can be ensured that state-of-the-art scientific analyses and developments can be made available to decision and policy makers
Minimum Requirements: The successful candidate has a Bachelor or Master’s degree in an Engineering and/or Decision Science discipline (e.g. Civil, Industrial, Operations Research, Systems), or other relevant discipline like Computer Science, a good research background, and strong analytical and operations research skills.. Additionally, the candidate has good scientific writing skills (English)
Preferred Requirements: Good experience with relevant programming language is a plus

Published: November 19, 2014   08:47

Department: Diabetes Trials Unit (DTU)
Duration: 2 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The postholder will carry out the following duties; power calculations and sample-size estimations, development of statistical analysis plans, interim analyses plans, database specifications, provision of study performance metrics and production and validation of interim and final trial results
Minimum Requirements: You should have an MSc or above in statistics or a related subject with experience in medical statistics and/or epidemiology and expertise in advanced survival analysis, multivariate modelling and exploratory data analysis techniques. Familiarity with SAS or STATA is essential for these positions. Experience with R would be an asset

Deadline: January 5, 2015 | Published: November 19, 2014   08:24

Department: Cell & Developmental Biology
Duration: 3 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: Deep sequencing, data management, data analysis, feature extraction from large-scale biological datasets. Novel algorithm development for presenting and analysing RNA structure, related software solution implementation. To establish novel bioinformatics analysis pipelines for newly collected transcriptome data. To interact with lab collaborators, NBI bioinformatics research community; to prepare and present research results, presentations, reports and manuscripts, to attend internal and external meetings
Minimum Requirements: PhD in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, or Bioinformatics. Understanding of analysing big biological datasets. Understanding of data-driven algorithm design and related software solution implementation. Proficiency in computer programming, e.g. Java, Python, or C. Proficiency in statistical analysis on big datasets using R or MATLAB
Preferred Requirements: Understanding of genome analysis and data mining skills. Modelling and simulation. Data driven algorithm design. Data mining, machine learning. Extensive experience in genomic data analysis. Extensive experience in data mining

Deadline: December 18, 2014 | Published: November 19, 2014   08:19

Department: Medical Research Council Project
Duration: 3 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The post-holder will collaborators to develop methods for phasing large human data sets. The developed methods will combine heuristic methods such as long-range phasing and probabilistic methods such as Hidden Markov Models and will need to scale to data sets with sequence level information on millions of individuals and needs to be able to handle highly heterogeneous input data (no pedigree information, pedigrees of different depth, population structures of different type, and a wide variety of genomic data (e.g. SNP, GBS, low-coverage and high-coverage sequence)
Minimum Requirements: The successful applicant will have a PhD in Human Genetics, Quantitative Genetics, Computer Science, Statistics, Biology, Mathematics or some related area. Computer programming will form a significant component of the research and so she/he will be expected to have relevant experience or be willing to learn

Deadline: December 17, 2014 | Published: November 19, 2014   08:19

Department: Computational Genetics Research Group
Duration: 3 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The post-holder will work with collaborators to develop strategies related to the application of genomic selection and phenomics in wheat breeding programs. This will involve genomic prediction of breeding values, genotype imputation, genome wide association studies, and the development of methods for analysing “phenomics” and genomic selection data simultaneously. The post-holder will join a computational genetics research group within the Division of Genetics and Genomics at the Institute
Minimum Requirements: The successful applicant will have a PhD in Animal or Plant Breeding, Quantitative Genetics, Computer Science, Statistics, Biology, Mathematics or a related area. Data analysis will form a significant component of the research and so she/he will be expected to have relevant experience or be willing to learn

Deadline: December 17, 2014 | Published: November 19, 2014   08:15

Department: DTU Compute
Duties: The professor will play an active role in defining, developing and profiling the future research in Data Science and Complexity at DTU Compute. This includes planning, collecting, handling, analysis and presentation of big data arising from social networks and large scale databases to physical and medical experiments, and real time monitoring. A key challenge is to use data to understand complex systems from physical and technical systems to social systems. This requires invoking one or more disciplines from the department’s research areas. To ensure the basic foundation of the research area of data science and complexity as well as its practical use for society we welcome applicants oriented toward basic science as well as application oriented research. The teaching duties of the professor encompass development of study programmes within Data Science and Complexity at bachelor, master and PhD level. The professor is expected to advance e-learning as an important pedagogical tool in ...
Minimum Requirements: Applicants should demonstrate the ability to combine theoretical knowledge with the development of computational methods in order to address problems arising in Data Science and Complexity. Applicants must demonstrate leading-edge research in one or more disciplines directly relevant for Data Science and Complexity. The ability to obtain research funding and form industrial collaborations. Notable achievements will be expected within research/innovation and research-related leadership, and generally, high achievements are expected in extension to the qualifications stipulated for the position

Deadline: January 10, 2015 | Published: November 19, 2014   08:13

Department: Institute of Insurance Science
Duties: The duties include contributing to the teaching activities of the institute. For a half position the teaching duty is max. two hours per week during the teaching period. The language of the courses is usually English
Minimum Requirements: Prerequisite is a very good master degree in a mathematical or economic field of study or a comparable degree, and interests in future research in at least one of the areas: financial mathematics, life and pension insurance, or optimal control theory

Deadline: December 15, 2014 | Published: November 19, 2014   08:12

Department: The Department of Mathematics
Duties: Identify and develop a coherent research strategy, through identifying and promoting individual and collaborative research opportunities. Contribute to developing and promoting the research culture of the Department and School. Take an appropriate part in the teaching activity of the University by various methods of delivery, to undergraduate and postgraduate levels in the discipline area. Undertake administrative, representative and associated tasks as required
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should have a strong research track record, at a high international level, in any branch of mathematics that will contribute to the dynamic research environment within the Maxwell Institute. They must also be able to engage in the standard Heriot-Watt undergraduate and postgraduate mathematics teaching programmes, including supervising PhD students

Deadline: December 18, 2014 | Published: November 19, 2014   08:10

Department: Information, Services and Systems
Workload: 100%
Duties: Leading the analysis and co-ordination of annual HESA, HEFCW, NSS and other statistical returns for submission to external bodies together with communicating findings from data analysis to staff/senior management. This will include analysing key outputs from student and other data from within the University. Managing cross cutting data collation and reporting projects, such as Key Information Sets. Leading on the production of regular management information reporting throughout the University, including student population, retention and completion statistics
Minimum Requirements: Good honours degree in a relevant mathematical related discipline e.g. Maths, Statistics, Physics, Computer Science. Proven experience of effectively working in a leadership management role in a HE environment. A working knowledge of the use of management information to support decision making. Relevant experience in high level data analysis and writing high level reports. Possesses good interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels
Preferred Requirements: Postgraduate qualification in Mathematics or other numerate discipline. Equivalent relevant professional experience of data analysis and statistical reporting

Deadline: December 17, 2014 | Published: November 19, 2014   08:08

Department: Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology
Duration: 3 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: To extend and develop secondary analytic practice in working with complex qualitative longitudinal data. Contribute to dissemination of findings by preparing publication materials for referred journals, presenting work at conferences, or exhibiting work at other appropriate events. Liaise/collaborate/work on original research tasks with colleagues at the University of Edinburgh and the wider NCRM
Minimum Requirements: You will have a demonstrated interest in methodology and insight into the intellectual challenge of working with large volumes of combined cross-sectional and longitudinal qualitative data. You will be confident with data analysis software, have some knowledge of the qualitative longitudinal research methodological literature and an ability to work collegially with others. Knowledge of the substantive literature around gendered caring for and about others would also be an advantage

Deadline: December 15, 2014 | Published: November 19, 2014   08:07

Department: The Department of Mathematics
Duration: 3 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The candidate will have to develop independent research programs related to probability theory. The area of research is probability theory, including multi-disciplinary research with other areas of mathematics; the area of teaching is probability, statistics and mathematical analysis courses at bachelor-Master’s-doctoral level, and all basic courses in mathematics
Minimum Requirements: Experienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc). PhD or equivalent. Demonstrated ability in multi-disciplinary research is required
Preferred Requirements: Good knowledge of Italiani s preferred

Deadline: December 15, 2014 | Published: November 19, 2014   08:07

Department: Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics
Duration: 3 y +        Workload: 100%
Duties: Duties include: developing and conducting individual and collaborative research objectives, proposals and projects. The role holder will be expected to plan and manage their own research and administration, with guidance if required, and to assist in the preparation of proposals and applications to external bodies. You must be able to communicate material of a technical nature and be able to build internal and external contacts. You may be asked to assist in the supervision of student projects, the development of student research skills, provide instruction or plan/deliver seminars relating to research area
Minimum Requirements: The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Statistics or closely related discipline before commencing the Fellowship

Deadline: January 5, 2015 | Published: November 19, 2014   08:03

Department: Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics
Duration: 2 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: Duties would include developing and conducting individual and collaborative research projects. The role holders will be expected to plan and manage their own research and administration, with guidance if required. They must be able to communicate material of a technical nature and be able to build internal and external contacts. They may be asked to assist in the supervision of student projects, the development of student research skills, provide instruction or plan/deliver seminars relating their research area
Minimum Requirements: The successful candidates will have completed (or nearly completed) a PhD in Statistics or a closely related area prior to their appointment, and will have demonstrated a capacity to produce world-class research

Deadline: December 17, 2014 | Published: November 19, 2014   08:00

Department: The National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC)
Duration: 1 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: Design and implement computational chemistry and/or physics and applied math algorithms on high-performance parallel multicore architectures. Analysis and optimization of computational physics and/or chemistry algorithms. Publish and present research results in journals and conferences
Minimum Requirements: PhD in Mathematics, Computer Science, or Computational Science within the last 3 years, with a strong background in computational chemistry or computational physics. Knowledge of local basis set method and/or planewave methods for Hartree-Fock and density functional theory is highly desirable. Knowledge of linear algebra is highly desirable. Demonstrated proficiency in high-performance parallel computing and algorithm development and performance optimization. Demonstrated ability to develop high-quality software in one or more of the following MPI, Intel Xeon Phi, OpenMP, OpenACC

Published: November 18, 2014   23:41

Department: Computational & Statistical Analytics
Duration: 1-3 y
Duties: The Signatures of Illicit Nuclear Trafficking project is looking for researcher with graduate level experience in graph theory, machine learning, and data mining to assist in business intelligence and network analysis work. The goal of our project is to be able to identify and characterize procurement networks based upon their shipping history, open-source information regarding the companies involved, and financial information about these same companies. This will involve defining functions on a graph that represent network flow for various items of interest, using machine learning techniques to automate the process of network characterization, and an interest in applying techniques to the relevant problem space
Minimum Requirements: Candidates must have received a PhD within the past five years from an accredited college or university; Familiarity with a standard programming language (Python, C/C++, R); Previous experience in Graph Theory, Machine Learning, and/or Data Mining; Must be a US citizen, position requires the ability to obtain a Q security clearance in a timely manner
Preferred Requirements: PhD in mathematics, computer science or related field with experience in machine learning and applications of graph theory; Ability to obtain SCI level highly desired

Deadline: December 15, 2014 | Published: November 18, 2014   22:53

Department: The Department of Mathematics
Duration: 10 m        Workload: 100%
Duties: The successful candidate is expected to take an active role in curriculum development within our applied mathematics program. All faculty members at Farmingdale State College have three workload components: teaching, research and scholarly activity, and service. Service includes advising students as well as serving on departmental and college wide committees
Minimum Requirements: Ph.D. in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics by August 2015; 3 years experience teaching at the college level; strong background in computer science. Submission, or active preparation for submission, of research paper to a refereed publication. Experience using major mathematical or statistical software packages in teaching or research, experience directing undergraduate research projects, experience in writing grant applications

Deadline: December 15, 2014 | Published: November 18, 2014   22:23

Department: New York Natural Heritage Program
Duration: 1 y +        Workload: 100%
Duties: The Spatial Ecologist/Modeler works to conserve New York’s biodiversity by working with program partners to increase and extend our analytic capabilities, primarily in the spatial realm. The Spatial Ecologist acts as liaison to agency and university faculty and staff and serves as project manager as needed. This position will require strong time management skills and the ability to prioritize multiple competing demands. Performs spatial analysis on projects addressing rare species distribution as it relates to climate change, energy development, sea level rise, or other issues of interest to natural resource managers and conservation practitioners
Minimum Requirements: Master’s Degree or Bachelor’s Degree and minimum of 3 years of related experience. Proficiency with ArcGIS 10, the Spatial Analyst ArcGIS extension, and scripting languages such as PYTHON, R, and SQL. Experience in the following areas: editing, manipulating and summarizing vector and raster spatial data. Experience in using common software applications (e.g.; Word, Access, Excel, Web browsers)
Preferred Requirements: Preference will be given to degrees in ecology, landscape ecology, conservation biology, or other natural resource field. Experience fitting spatial/spatiotemporal models to animal, plant, and/or ecosystem survey data. Experience with spatial statistics techniques and software. Experience training individuals and groups. Project management experience

Published: November 18, 2014   22:20

Department: Dept of Mathematics & Statistics, College of Arts & Sciences
Workload: 100%
Duties: We are looking for a candidate who will significantly contribute to the department's research, closely collaborate with existing members of the department, and enhance our undergraduate and graduate programs. The primary duties of the candidate consist of research (publishing scholarly work and securing external funding), teaching (teaching undergraduate and graduate classes, directing graduating students, and advising undergraduate students), and service (including service within the university and in the profession)
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should possess excellent research credentials as demonstrated by their PhD dissertation, publications, external funding, and as supported by letters of recommendation from experts in the field. Candidates are required to have a PhD or an equivalent doctoral degree in Mathematics from a university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized accrediting organization. Postdoctoral experience and a successful record of external funding are highly desirable

Published: November 18, 2014   21:53

Department: The Department of Mathematics and Statistics, College of Arts & Sciences
Workload: 100%
Duties: We are looking for a candidate who will significantly contribute to the department's research, closely collaborate with existing members of the department, and enhance our undergraduate and graduate programs. The primary duties of the candidate consist of research (publishing scholarly work and securing external funding), teaching (teaching undergraduate and graduate classes, directing graduating students, and advising undergraduate students), and service (including service within the university and in the profession)
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should possess research credentials as demonstrated by their PhD dissertation, publications, external funding, and as supported by letters of recommendation from experts in the field. Candidates are required to have a PhD or an equivalent doctoral degree in Mathematics from a university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized accrediting organization. Postdoctoral experience and a successful record of external funding are highly desirable

Published: November 18, 2014   21:52

Department: The Office of Facilities Planning and Management (OFPM)
Workload: 100%
Duties: The Data and Applications Manager is responsible for understanding the needs of the department, reviewing existing and future systems, making recommendations on how to streamline and automate various reporting that is now done manually, implementing said systems/business processes and training staff to utilize new methods in data collection, analysis and visualization
Minimum Requirements: This position requires a college degree and at least five years of experience with data analysis and data engineering in fields such as finance, economics, engineering, or science. Must possess strong capabilities in data mapping, conversion, table structure knowledge, running and analyzing traces, issues analysis and recommendations, functional analysis, business process improvement, fit/gap analysis, requirements documentation and process flow charting, presentation of options and solutions facilitation. Must have the ability to acquire disparate datasets and join them in clear and meaningful manner. Extended experience in MS Excel, FileMaker, Oracle and other software that can be used to acquire, analyze and visualize data
Preferred Requirements: Experience with space planning, facilities budgets. Experience working in an academic institution. Advanced degree in IT-related discipline. Seven or more years of experience is highly desirable

Published: November 18, 2014   21:51

Department: National Robotics Engineering Center (NREC)
Workload: 100%
Duties: The candidate must be a very strong programmer and will be involved in designing and programming cutting-edge robotic applications for sponsors that must reliably work in the field. The candidate will also be involved in supporting current applications to embedded computer hardware. The candidate will be responsible for maintaining current applications and developing new support and validation tools and will also develop new user interfaces for customer as well as tools to automate manual procedures
Minimum Requirements: Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, and familiarity with research techniques or equivalent combination of training and experience. Licenses: US Drivers License. Experience: Two or more years of C/C++ programming experience; prior experience developing under Linux environments and GNU tool chain. Experience working with code repositories and in team environments. Experience developing embedded systems and knowledge of computer architecture and developing drivers. Skills: Must have very strong C/C++ skills. Must have a very strong coding multithread/multi-process applications. Must have very strong knowledge of data structures and standard algorithms
Preferred Requirements: Education: Master's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Robotics and knowledge of research techniques or equivalent combination of training and experience. Experience: Three or more years of C/C++ programming experience; software development using the Linux operating system. Familiarity with mapping and localization algorithms. Experience implementing pose estimation algorithms and filtering techniques. Experience programming embedded real-time systems

Published: November 18, 2014   21:50

Department: National Robotics Engineering Center (NREC)
Workload: 100%
Duties: The candidate must be a very strong programmer and will be involved in designing and programming cutting-edge robotic applications for sponsors that must reliably work in the field. The candidate will also be responsible for maintaining current applications and developing new support and validation tools and will also develop new user interfaces for the customer
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or engineering or related area. Licenses: US Drivers License. Experience: Two or more years of C/C++ programming experience; prior experience developing under Linux environments and GNU tool chain. Experience working with code repositories and in team environments. Experience developing for embedded systems and knowledge of computing architecture and developing drivers. Skills: Must have very strong C/C++ skills. Must have a very strong coding multithread/multi-process applications. Must have very strong knowledge of data structures and standard algorithms
Preferred Requirements: Master's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Robotics and knowledge of research techniques or equivalent combination of training and experience. Experience: Three or more years of C/C++ programming experience; software development using the Linux operating system. Familiarity with mapping and localization algorithms. Experience implementing pose estimation algorithms and filtering techniques. Experience in programming embedded real-time systems

Published: November 18, 2014   21:49

Department: The Department of Mathematics
Workload: part-time
Duties: Framingham State University Mathematics Department invites applications for instructor positions for the upcoming spring semester, to teach one or two of three available sections of MATH 123 College Algebra and/or MATH 117 Introduction to Statistics
Minimum Requirements: M.S. in Mathematics or related field
Preferred Requirements: Ph.D. in Mathematics or related field, experience teaching at the post-secondary level

Published: November 18, 2014   21:11

Department: The Department of Mathematics
Workload: part-time
Duties: Framingham State University Mathematics Department invites nstructor position for the upcoming spring semester, to supervise student teachers at the middle and/or high school level. The University is just the right size - small enough for learning to be personal and collaborative, yet large and diverse enough to broaden students' understanding of their world. This broadening of perspectives and appreciation of diversity is one of the hallmarks of a first-rate undergraduate education
Minimum Requirements: M.S. in Mathematics or related field
Preferred Requirements: Ph.D. in Mathematics or related field, experience teaching at the post-secondary level

Published: November 18, 2014   21:11

Department: The Department of Management Science and Information Systems
Workload: 100%
Duties: Preferred areas of interest include Supply Chain Management, Service Operations, and Statistics
Minimum Requirements: The preferred candidate should hold a Ph.D. in Operations Management or a Master Degree in a related discipline from a well-recognized university and exhibit a strong commitment to excellence in teaching

Published: November 18, 2014   21:10

Department: The Department of Mathematics
Duration: 10 m        Workload: 100%
Duties: All faculty members at Farmingdale State College have three workload components: teaching, research and scholarly activity, and service. Service includes advising students as well as serving on departmental and college wide committees
Minimum Requirements: Ph.D. in Statistics by August 2015; 3 years experience teaching at the college level. Submission, or active preparation for submission, of research paper to a refereed publication
Preferred Requirements: Experience using major mathematical or statistical software packages in teaching or research, experience directing undergraduate research projects, experience in writing grant applications

Deadline: December 15, 2014 | Published: November 18, 2014   21:09

Department: The Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Duration: 9 m        Workload: 100%
Duties: Exceptional promise in research and a commitment to outstanding teaching at all levels of the curriculum are expected. The search will encompass the following areas: Algebra and Number Theory, Algebraic Geometry, Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, Applied and Computational Mathematics, Differential Geometry and Topology, Mathematical Physics, Probability, Representation Theory and Lie Theory, and Statistics
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should have completed the Ph.D. by the beginning of the appointment

Published: November 18, 2014   21:09

Department: The Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Duration: 9 m        Workload: 100%
Duties: The department has a graduate program in Statistics; its Statistics group consists of eight tenure-track faculty members whose research interests include both theory and applications
Minimum Requirements: Applicants must present strong evidence of outstanding accomplishments and promise in both research and teaching. Applicants are required to have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or a related field by the time of appointment

Published: November 18, 2014   21:08

Department: The Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Workload: 100%
Duties: Areas of interest include, but are not restricted to: stochastic processes, large deviations and other limit theorems, stochastic ordinary and partial differential equations, stochastic analysis, particle systems, dynamical systems and ergodic theory, uncertainty quantification, information theory, mathematical finance, random matrices and their applications, probabilistic aspects of combinatorics, Monte-Carlo methods, mathematical methods in statistical mechanics (classical and quantum), numerical methods for stochastic processes, stochastic algorithms and optimization, queueing systems and networks, game theory
Minimum Requirements: Applicants must present strong evidence of outstanding accomplishments and promise in both research and teaching. Applicants are required to have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or a related field by the time of appointment

Published: November 18, 2014   21:08

Department: The UMass School of Public Health and Health Sciences
Duration: 9 m        Workload: 100%
Duties: Responsibilities will include independent and collaborative research; teaching at the graduate and/or undergraduate levels; and advising masters and doctoral students enrolled in our MS, MPH, and PhD programs
Minimum Requirements: Terminal degree (PhD, DrPH) in biostatistics or a related field of study. Evidence of experience as principal investigator of independent and collaborative research or evidence of independent and collaborative research potential. Record of peer-reviewed publication. We will consider applications from individuals without a degree in biostatistics or statistics if they have research experience in the areas mentioned above

Published: November 18, 2014   21:03

Department: The Department of Environmental Conservation
Duration: 9 m        Workload: 100%
Duties: The candidate is expected to develop independent and collaborative research programs that compete successfully for funding from state, federal and non-governmental organizations; build departmental and interdisciplinary collaborations with Environmental Conservation and Organismic & Evolutionary Biology graduate programs; and develop an innovative teaching program that incorporates new initiatives in teaching and learning. Teaching responsibilities include: undergraduate Statistics for Life Sciences general education course taught using Team Based Learning methods; graduate-level course in Population and Community Ecology
Minimum Requirements: The applicant should demonstrate: 1) effective collaborations with other ecologists on diverse ecological systems in which theoretical ideas are tested in a real-world context; 2) strength in the design and statistical analysis of ecological data; 3) ability to establish close collaborations with state, federal, and NGO conservation agencies; 4) potential to attract external funding. Previous teaching experience at a university level is desirable. A doctoral degree in ecology or closely related field is required

Published: November 18, 2014   21:02

Department: The Department of Mathematics
Workload: 100%
Duties: Responsibilities include a teaching load of 12 credits per semester, advising, continued scholarly activity, and service to the department and university. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic about teaching a variety of courses ranging from introductory statistics to courses in our Statistics and Modeling concentration, including courses within our actuarial track
Minimum Requirements: Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to excellent undergraduate teaching. A Ph.D. in Mathematical Sciences or Statistics from an accredited institution by August 2015 required. Applicants with backgrounds in theoretical statistics, applied statistics, biostatistics, probability or actuarial science are preferred

Published: November 18, 2014   20:04