Research Scientist/ Post-doc in Statistics

Institute for Mathematical Stochastics, University Goettingen, Germany
Job Description: 

The Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science (Institute for Mathematical Stochastics) at the Georg-August-University of Göttingen, Germany invites applicants for a position of a

Research Scientist/ Post-doc
(salary based on a German TV-L 13 Scale)

within the DFG-funded project of German-Swiss Research Group “Statistical Regularisation and Qualitative Constraints”.

The position within the sub-project B5 „Partial least squares for serially dependent data“ is for a period of 3 years and based on a currently regular working time of 39.8 hours/week.

The project deals with the asymptotic properties of partial least squares method and its application to protein dynamics modelling in co-operation with the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry. Partial least squares is a statistical regularisation method that is closely related to particular numerical mathematics techniques. Therefore, successful candidates should have a strong background in mathematical statistics and/or numerical mathematics.

Please send your full applications as a single PDF file until November 15th, 2012 to

Prof. Dr. Tatyana Krivobokova
Institut für Mathematische Stochastik
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Goldschmidtstraße 7
D-37077 Göttingen

For more information and informal enquires please contact Prof. Dr. Tatyana Krivobokova,

The University of Göttingen is an equal opportunities employer and places particular emphasis on fostering career opportunities for female scientists and Scholars. Qualified women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply. Disabled persons with equivalent aptitude for the position will be favoured.

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Universities and colleges
Deadline for Application: 
Nov 15 2012