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Fwd: [d-ssc] Instructorships (EPFL) and Senior scientist (ETHZ) positions in Switzerland

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From: Léo Belzile <leo.belzile@epfl.ch>
Subject: [d-ssc] Instructorships (EPFL) and Senior scientist (ETHZ) positions in Switzerland
Date: March 29, 2016 at 1:51:37 AM PDT
Reply-To: Kormann Valérie <valerie.kormann@epfl.ch>

Instructorships in Mathematics at École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

The School of Basic Sciences at the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) invites applications for several full-time instructorships in mathematics, starting from 1 September 2016 or later. The term of the position is two years, with the possibility of extension for another two years. Instructors will be expected to fulfill the standard teaching load of the Mathematics Section and to carry out an independent research program. EPFL salaries for instructors are highly competitive. In addition, instructors receive substantial yearly budget for travel expenses and other expenditures.

Of particular interest are candidates from algebra, algebraic/arithmetic geometry, and statistics but all fields of mathematics are considered. Instructors are expected to be able to teach courses in French and English.

Applications include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, publication list, research plan, teaching record, and the names and addresses of at least three references. The deadline for application is 30 April 2016 and should be submitted via the website: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/7173

Senior scientist position within Seminar for Statistics at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zürich (ETHZ)

The Seminar for Statistics (SfS) in the Department of Mathematics of ETH Zurich fills an open scientific staff position with a focus on Computational Statistics and Data Science. 

The position involves a strong teaching component with emphasis on BSc level service courses, for students in mathematics, engineering, and life and natural sciences at ETH Zurich. Duties also include supervision of MSc and BSc theses, statistical consulting, and assistance for code development in the context of educational and research projects. Research interest and potential in computationally-intensive statistics, large-scale data analysis and machine learning is desired. 

Candidates for this position are expected to hold a PhD in statistics, mathematics or computer science. Demonstrated expertise and a track record in statistics, large-scale data analysis or machine learning is required, as is proficiency in relevant programming languages and excellent communication skills in German and English. 

The deadline for applications is April 30, 2016. For more information and to apply, please see: https://apply.refline.ch/845721/4470/pub/1/index.html

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