Postdoctoral Fellow in Statistics – Australian National University

Closes 26 March.

The Research School of Finance, Actuarial Studies and Statistics (RSFAS) in the ANU College of Business and Economics (CBE) invites applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow (Academic Level A4) on a full time fixed-term appointment of 2 years 8 months, commencing on 1 June 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter. The Postdoctoral Fellow will be located in the ANU Acton Campus in Canberra, Australia.

The position is offered in connection with the ARC Discovery project “Reliable and accurate statistical solutions for modern complex data”. The Australian Research Council funded Postdoctoral Fellow will collaborate with the project chief investigator, Professor Alan Welsh, and central investigators Dr Francis Hui (ANU), and Professor Samuel Muller (Macquarie University) on research projects within the primary themes and topics of the Discovery grant. These themes and topics span but are not limited to, robust statistical estimation, feature selection, and model averaging, mixed-effects modelling and distributional regression, and stable prediction and inference under error-prone data settings.

  • Classification: ANU Academic Level A
  • Salary package: $78,940 – $99,083 per annum plus 17% superannuation (PhD holders will be paid a loading to Academic Level B1 $107,475)
  • Terms: Full Time, Fixed Term (2 years and 8 months).

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