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Postdoctoral positions in Data Science

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Applications for postdoctoral research associate positions in the department of data science are accepted all round the year. Visit this page for general information about postdoctoral positions at IISER Pune.

Preference will be given to candidates with research experience in the following areas: dynamical systems; applications in earth sciences; data assimilation; particle filters for high-dimensional systems; algorithms for genome analysis; methods to learn from high-dimensional data; statistical learning theory; and mathematical study of deep neural networks. Candidates with research interests in other areas of data science will be considered as well. Appointments will be initially for a period of one year but are extendable.

The applications completed (including recommendation letters) by January 05, 2024 will be given full consideration for the current round.

How to apply

Candidates should submit the application using the following link:

What you need to fill the application form: your educational qualifications, list of publications, a maximum three page research statement (pdf), a CV (pdf), and on the second page of the form, a list of at least two and at most three referees who can comment on your suitability for a postdoctoral position in data science.

The candidate should arrange for at least two and at most three letters of recommendation to be sent directly to: Please request the referees to mention “Reference letter for [candidate name] for the postdoc position” in the subject line of their email.

Note: A recent passport size photograph and photocopies of relevant certificates and other testimonials in support of age, qualification, experience etc. will be collected and verified (with originals) at an appropriate stage. Please do not attach them with the application.