Chair of Mathematical Statistics (SMAT)

PhD Position(s)

Applications are invited for a PhD position in Statistics at the Institute of Mathematics of the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL).

The position will be in the Chair of Mathematical Statistics, under the supervision of Prof. Victor Panaretos, and will involve research topics related to functional data analysis, nonparametric statistics, and statistical inverse problems.

Candidates should preferably hold a degree in mathematics and/or statistics, or in EECS with a solid mathematical background. Knowledge of French is not a requirement, but will be helpful.

To apply, please submit the following material:

Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the positions are filled. Short-listed candidates may be invited for an interview.

All files should be sent as attachments in PDF format to the Chair's secretary:

Maroussia Schaffner Portillo: maroussia.schaffnerportillo@epfl.ch

including a brief cover letter in the main body of the email and subject: "Application for PhD / Last Name".

Candidates should ask their two referees to send their letters directly to the same email address, including the applicant's name in the file name.