Vacancies for statisticians and related professions are published here (in the language of the original advertisement). Please do not hesitate to contact us if you find broken links or if you would like to place an ad yourself (details below).

SCIENTIFIC COLLABORATOR at 100% or to be discussed

The institute of Statistics of the University of Neuchatel is offering a position as

SCIENTIFIC COLLABORATOR at 100% or to be discussed

in the field of public statistics, in association with the Swiss federal statistical office.

Salary: Through scale of assessments of the University of Neuchâtel

For more details about the position and how to apply click here

Deadline for applications: February 15, 2020

wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in (w/m/d)

An der Fakultät für Mathematik und Informatik der Georg-August-Universität Göttingen ist zum 01.04.2020 die Stelle einer/eines

wissenschaftliche_n Mitarbeiter_in (w/m/d)

am Institut für Mathematische Stochastik mit 100% der regelmäßigen wöchentlichen Arbeitszeit (zzt. 39,8 Stunden/Woche) unbefristet zu besetzen. Die Entgeltzahlung erfolgt nach Entgeltgruppe 14 TV-L.

Für die genaue Stellenbeschreibung und Art der Bewerbung klicken Sie bitte hierdrauf.

Bewerbungen mit den üblichen Unterlagen werden bis zum 16.02.2020 erbeten.

PhD positions on machine learning with simulation and physics modeling of the world

We have several PhD openings in machine learning research for exploring methods to combine learning with process-driven modeling and simulations.

The successful candidate will enroll as a PhD student in the Computer Science department of the University of Geneva (under the co-direction 
of myself and Prof. Stephane Marchand-Maillet)  and, at the same time, will become a member of the Data Mining and Machine Learning group ( as a research and teaching assistant at HES-SO, Geneva. 
The positions shall be filled in as soon as possible.

For further details about the positions and how to apply click here

Maître-assistant (Lecturer - Senior Scientist) at Université of Neuchâtel

The Université of Neuchâtel announces a position of

Maître-assistant (Lecturer - Senior Scientist)
Jointly at the Institute of Computer Science and the Institute of Mathematics
Full time 100%

Position duration: 4 years, renewable 2 years / legal treatment and obligations

The applications will be evaluated starting from February 1st 2020 until the position is filled.

For more detailed information about the position and how to apply click here

Postdoc 100 % at University of Geneva

The Research Center for Statistics invites applications for the following position opening February 1, 2020.

POSTDOC (100%) at Research Center for Statistics, University of Geneva

Statistical models for climate extremes or financial crises are based on extreme value theory. There is currently a high interest in modeling 
such extreme events in complex scenarios with underlying graphical structures, and in exploring connections to high-dimensional inference 
and causality.

For more details about the position and how to apply click here 

PhD position at the University of Geneva

The Research Center for Statistics at the Geneva School of Economics and Management invites applications for the following position opening
February 1, 2020.

Research and Teaching Assistant in Statistics (100%) at Research Center for Statistics, University of Geneva

The PhD student will work together with Prof. Sebastian Engelke on research projects related to the SNSF Eccellenza grant "Graph 
structures, sparsity and high-dimensional inference for extremes".

For detailed information about the position and how to apply click here

(Senior) Biostatistician 70 - 100 %

Permanent position at DSM Nutritional Products, in Kaiseraugst near Basel

Are you excited about scientific innovation and would like to provide statistical advice and insights to our research anddevelopment community? Then our position as Biostatistician or Senior Biostatistician (70‑100%) might be the right nextstep for you! We are looking for a bright, motivated and proactive colleague with an MSc or PhD in (bio‑)statistics to further strengthen our statistical consulting and data analysis team in the DSM Nutrition Innovation Center in Kaiseraugst, close to Basel. In this role, you will support our multidisciplinary project teams with your statistical expertise to optimize decisionmaking and influence strategy in all development phases of a product. If you are interested in this opportunity please click here for the job description and do not hesitate to apply at

Job Conditions: Permanent, full-time (100%)

Application deadline: 12.2.2020

PhD student position in Machine Learning

The researcher will join the research team and participate to a research project, Active Learning and Autoencoders in Bank Fraud Detection, in collaboration with NetGuardians which regularly ranks among the most innovative Fintech start-ups in Europe.

Visite this link for more information

Activity: 100%
Starting date: when available
Contract: 12 months, renewable until 4 years
Applications should be sent as soon as possible

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