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Lecturer in Statistics @ Victoria Uni of Wellington, NZ

We seek a dynamic early-career academic wanting to join one of New Zealand’s most respected and innovative Statistics programmes. The position arises as a replacement for the duration of a James Cook Fellowship held by a Professor in this group.

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Applications close 20 February 2017.

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Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Data Science @ Victoria University of Wellington, NZ

We seek a dynamic academic with expertise in statistical aspects of data science such as inference and modelling for big data, Bayesian networks, graphical models and data visualisation. You will have experience in university teaching, a strong research record and be ready to play a leading role in the development of Data Science programmes at Victoria. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with colleagues from across the University, including in mathematics, statistics, computer science, information management, digital humanities, design and digital government.

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Applications close 20 February 2017.

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PhD Student in Biological Mathematics @ AgResearch, Hamilton, NZ

AgResearch is seeking a PhD candidate who is an enthusiastic learner and has demonstrated academic excellence across disciplines to undertake research modelling the effects of the commensal microbiota and nutrition on the development of the human gut. The metabolic activities of the microbiome shape this ecosystem and influence the human host systemically, and hence are essential functions related to human digestion and health. Modelling provides an opportunity to bridge knowledge from multiple disciplines to explore hypothesis and determine mechanisms of action. Model development and validation will require a combination of computational approaches including ordinary and partial differential equations.

The three year studentship will be undertaken within the Food Nutrition & Health team at AgResearch Ruakura in Hamilton, New Zealand. The project is funded by the Riddet Centre of Research Excellence. Appointment will be subject to successful enrolment with Massey University (Palmerston North) as a PhD student.

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Applications close 15 November 2016.

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Lecturers – School of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences @ Auckland University of Technology

The School of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences at AUT is seeking to appoint several permanent lecturers in the areas of Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, and Computing. Candidates should have a track record of quality teaching and a relevant postgraduate qualification.

The start date will be 16th January 2017 or by negotiation.

The role will involve providing effective lectures, learning and practical experiences for certificate students at the City and South Campuses, and first year undergraduate students primarily at the South Campus, within the School of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences. All successful applicants will be expected to contribute to one or more of the above mentioned teaching areas at certificate level. Those applicants with a record of research and a relevant PhD may be considered to contribute at undergraduate level, as well as undertake research in one or more of these areas through her/his specialist field. Applicants without a record of research will contribute only at the certificate level.

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Applications close 7 October 2016.

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