Research Fellow in Applied Mathematics

Singapore University of Technology and Design

Research Fellow

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Work type: Contract, full-time

Location: Singapore

Categories: PhD, Engineering Systems & Design, Others

We are looking for a postdoc to work on developing novel statistical techniques that will aid in improving large-scale regression, classification and other machine learning problems.

The ideal candidate would be comfortable programming in Matlab, have strong analytical skills, and have ability to learn new things.

A PhD in Mathematics / Applied Mathematics / Probability / Statistics or equivalent is required.

Additional desired skills are in C++, multivariate analysis (eg, PCA / LDA), Monte Carlo methods, functional analysis, measure / probability theory, Bayesian statistics, but there is the opportunity to learn them on the job.

Application questions regarding this position can be sent to keegan_kang@sutd.edu.sg

Applications should contain a complete resume, cover letter describing their back- ground, technical skillset and contact information of up to three references. This position is guaranteed for up to one year (renewable) and come with a competitive salary which is determined based on the applicants’ achievements, experience and qualifications. Please send applications to keegan_kang@sutd.edu.sg

Applications close: 31 Dec 2020 Singapore Standard Time