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Postdoctoral Research Fellow
The University of Hong Kong

Company Information: Company Information: Founded in 1911, the University of Hong Kong is committed to the highest international standards of excellence in teaching and research, and has been at the international forefront of academic scholarship for many years. The University has a comprehensive range of study programmes and research disciplines spread across 10 faculties and over 140 academic departments and institutes/centres. There are 28,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students who are recruited globally, and more than 2,000 members of academic and academic-related staff coming from multi-cultural backgrounds, many of whom are internationally renowned.

Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Duties and Responsibilities: Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, to commence as soon as possible for one, two or three years. The position involves methodological and applied research in the areas such as Bayesian statistics, big data analytics, change-point detection, clinical trial methods, high-dimensional data analysis, missing data, network modeling, quantile regression, survival analysis, computer vision, neuro networks or deep learning with Prof. Guosheng Yin. A competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

Position Qualifications: Applicants should have a strong quantitative background, with a PhD in statistics, biostatistics, computer science or other quantitative field, and strong programming skills.

Salary Range: Competitive



Application Information: To apply, send cover letter describing your research interests, CV and names of two references to Professor Guosheng Yin at

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