JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Brandeis University

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Psychology
Postdoctoral Associate in Data Science/Statistics

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458421
Date Posted: 09/20/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Associate in Data Science/Statistics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Waltham, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Keywords:
Invention
Productivity
Aging
Teams
Missing data and imputation
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Postdoctoral Associate Position in Data Science/Statistics at Brandeis University for a project investigating the creative productivity of individuals in different technology fields over the life course. Offers opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration in psychology, economics, and aging at Brandeis and in the greater Boston area. Requires knowledge of procedures for statistical matching of data from multiple sources, multiple imputation and statistical analysis with missing and mis-measured data, experience with longitudinal methods, and expertise in management and manipulation of large datasets.

Candidates should have a PhD in statistics, data science, or a social science (e.g., economics, psychology, sociology, political science) with strong statistical and data analytic skills.

Candidates should submit their application materials to: postdocpsych@brandeis.edu.

Please include: a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of research and statistical experience, career goals, and relevant publications, and ask three referees to submit confidential letters of recommendation. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

Candidates are strongly encouraged to submit their materials before December 1, 2017. The start date of the position is flexible.

For more information see http://www.brandeis.edu/departments/psych/lachman/index.html

Brandeis University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building a diverse intellectual community, and strongly encourages applications from women and minority candidates.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link