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Position Titleassistant/associate professor

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Duties and Responsibilities

The candidate will perform research, contribute to the teaching tasks, and share into other responsibilities of the Statistical Science Division of the Mathematical Institute. Candidates with a background in the broad field of Statistical Science or Data Science, including psychometrics, biostatistics, and machine learning, are invited to apply, in particular candidates with a research interest that connects to research currently carried out in the institute.
Teaching duties in the Mathematical Institute are shared and rotate among the members
of the institute. The candidate will be involved in particular with the master in Statistical Science for the Life and Behavioural Sciences and Data Science, and/or courses in statistics for other sciences or the Leiden University College.

Position Qualifications

PhD. Degree;
excellence in research, as proven by PhD thesis and publications;
excellence in teaching;
commitment to become fluent in Dutch;
potential to obtain research grants;
connection to Statistical Science research as carried out in the institute;
affinity with applications of Statistical Science.