Research Fellow, Applied Mathematics/Computational Mathematics/Statistics

16 Nov 2020
End of advertisement period
16 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences is seeking a Research Fellow to join the interdisciplinary research group led by Associate Professor Wang Li-Lian, aimed at employing methods from Computational Mathematics and Statistics to various disciplines such as Biomedicine, Materials Science and Earth Sciences. The hire is in line with a university wide initiative to advance the application of Computational Science in interdisciplinary research.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop mathematical/statistical methods for analysis of complex data arising from various application areas
  • Perform numerical studies, including simulations and real data analysis
  • Draft research papers for publication
  • Assist in supervision of final year projects for undergraduate students

Job Requirements

  • Ph.D. degrees in Applied Mathematics, Computational Mathematics, Statistics, or closely related fields
  • Strong knowledge of advanced statistical principles, stochastic PDE and analytic methods relevant in biomedical research
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Strong programming skills in R (or MATLAB )
  • Good organizational skills across individual projects, managing own work load
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Positive attitude and the ability to work with researchers from other application disciplines

We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Hiring Institution: NTU

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