Join us as a postdoctoral fellow in Professor Susan Murphy’s Statistical Reinforcement Learning Group. Our research concerns sequential decision making in mobile health, including experimental design and reinforcement learning algorithms. We combine statistical methods with algorithms from reinforcement learning so as to provide inferential tools. The successful applicant will be expected to develop an innovative research program in sequential decision making. Our lab is involved in a number of mobile health studies in obesity, cardiac health, physical activity, mental illness and substance abuse across the world. The appointment will be for up to three years with annual renewal based on satisfactory performance and continued availability of funding.
To apply for this position, send application materials; curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, and names and contact information for three references to Research Coordinator Jessamyn Jackson (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The Department of Statistics seeks to appoint one position at the tenured (Full Professor) level for the 2019-2020 academic year. We seek strong candidates in any field of statistics and probability as well as in any interdisciplinary areas where innovative and principled use of statistics and/or probability is of vital importance.To view the full job description and to apply, visit the Harvard University employment site.
The Department of Statistics invites applications for a tenure-track professor for the 2019-2020 academic year. We seek strong candidates in any field of statistics and probability as well as in any interdisciplinary areas where innovative and principled use of statistics and/or probability is of vital importance. Candidates should have strong doctoral records and demonstrated teaching and research experience or the promise of achieving such distinction.To view the full job description and to apply, visit the Harvard University employment site.
Concentration Advisor and Lecturer
The Department of Statistics seeks applications for a Concentration Advisor and Lecturer. To view the full job description and to apply, visit the Harvard University employment site and reference requisition 42543BR.
Teaching Fellows and Course Assistants
We invite applications for TFs and CAs for all 100-level courses, with particular interest in STAT 100, 102, 104, 109, 110, 111, 121a and 121b, 139, and 149. Learn more.
Postdoctoral Positions: General
If you are interested in exploring a postdoctoral opportunity at the Department of Statistics, please apply directly to the faculty member whose research is of interest. See our People page for information on research interests and Faculty websites.
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