The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) has a vacancy for a PhD position in Applied Statistics. The position is financed by NTNU, and is part of the joint doctoral degree program together with the Technical University of Denmark (DTU). The successful candidate will be offered a three-year position. The Department may offer a six to twelve months extension as a teaching assistant.
- Applicant must have completed a master’s degree or second degree (equivalent to 120 credits) with a strong academic background in Mathematical Sciences or equivalent education with a grade of B or better in terms of NTNU’s grading scale.
- Sc students in their final year are also invited to apply.
- Applicant must have very strong background in data analysis, statistical modelling, and computing.
- Prior knowledge in software packages such as R and Python as well as proficient coding skills will be advantageous.
- Practical experience with large datasets and statistical learning
- Applicants who do not master a Scandinavian language must document a thorough knowledge of English (equivalent to a TOEFL-iBT score of 100 or more).
Apply online and the application must be in English. The application must include the following:
- Information about education background and work experience.
- Any relevant publications. Joint work will only be considered provided that a short summary outlining the applicant’s contributions is attached.
- Certified copies of relevant transcripts and diplomas. Candidates from universities outside Norway are kindly requested to send a Diploma Supplement or similar documentation, which describes in detail the programme of study, the grading system, and the rights to further studies associated with the degree obtained.
- Contact information for two references.
- Documentation of fluency in the English language.
|Organization||Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)|
|Subject areas||Mathematical Sciences|
|Eligibility||Open to all nationalities|
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