This primary purpose of this position is to conduct research into advanced Monte Carlo methods, including splitting, importance sampling, spatial processes and rare-event simulation. This position also works with colleagues in the development of joint research projects.
Applicants should possess a PhD in the area of Mathematics/statistics with a specialization in Advanced Monte Carlo Methods, in addition to having an advanced understanding of mathematics and statistical computing, and expert knowledge in rare-event simulation and computing. Applicants will also demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively in research teams, make a solid contribution to research, and demonstrate high-level oral and written communication skills.
Applications close 18 January 2017.