The Institute for Data, Econometrics, Algorithms, and Learning (TTIC and UIC)

Position ID:Northwestern-The Institute for Data, Econometrics, Algorithms, and Learning (IDEAL)-POSTDOC1 [#27012]
Position Title: IDEAL Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Chicago, Illinois 60208, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Computer Science / Theory
Mathematics / Statistics
Data Science / Machine Learning
Appl Deadline:2024/02/16 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2024/01/16, listed until 2024/03/31)
Position Description:    

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The Institute for Data, Econometrics, Algorithms, and Learning (IDEAL) invites applications for two postdoctoral positions with anticipated start dates in the fall of 2024. IDEAL is an NSF-funded interdisciplinary institute organized by University of Illinois Chicago (UIC), Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago (TTIC), Northwestern University, the University of Chicago, and Illinois Institute of Technology. 

One of these positions will be hosted by UIC and one by TTIC. The postdoctoral researchers will conduct research on key aspects of the foundations of data science. This field includes relevant areas of Theoretical Computer Science, Machine Learning, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Operations Research, and Econometrics. The duration of the postdoc positions is 2 years. Applications received by February 16, 2024 will be given full consideration. However, the positions will remain open until filled. In your cover letter, please let us know if you would like to be considered only for the UIC or TTIC position. Applications will be considered for both positions by default.

Applicants should submit: 
  •  cover letter 
  •  curriculum vitae (CV) 
  •  research statement 
  •  names and contact information of at least three references. 

Northwestern University and Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago are Equal Opportunity employers. Northwestern University is an Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, underrepresented racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.

The University of Illinois at Chicago is a Minority Serving Institution, an HSI, and an AANAPISI. The University of Illinois at Chicago is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. UIC is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, Veteran or disability status

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