The Centro de Investigación en Matemáticas (CIMAT-CONACYT: https://www.cimat.mx/) in Guanajuato, GTO, Mexico, seeks applications from aspiring, highly motivated and talented individuals with a PhD, earned in the last fifteen years, in Statistics or a closely related discipline for two tenure-track research positions, to start any time between April and September 2023.
We are seeking applicants willing to play an active role in either enhancing or extending our current research, as well as maintaining the national and international reputation of our postgraduate programs. Applicants are expected to be working on modern research fields in statistics, one specifically, or within the intersection of complex data and/or massive data analyses, complex models, computer intensive methodologies, considering both theory and applications. Additionally, applicants working in the interface with Probability Theory are especially welcome.
The appointees should have a strong commitment to both research and teaching, and to interdisciplinary and consulting collaboration with the public or private sectors, having the support of CIMAT´s consulting team, and shall contribute to advancing the department’s competitive edge. They shall contribute to undergraduate and postgraduate programs by teaching one course per semester: (https://www.cimat.mx/oferta-educativa/).
CIMAT is part of the Mexican council for science and technology CONACyT (https://conacyt.mx/), and is composed of three departments; Mathematics, Probability and Statistics and Computer Sciences. The Probability and Statistics Department faculty in Guanajuato consists of nine researchers in the fields of Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes and eight researchers in Statistics and its applications. The Department provides an excellent environment for academic career development, including for early career researchers. We maintain fruitful cooperation with many prestigious institutions around the world and we constitute one of the most active and renowned research groups in Latin America. We also provide opportunities for mentorship, collaboration across disciplines and we are characterized by collegiality.
Equal employment opportunity and having a diverse staff are fundamental principles at CIMAT. We are committed to level opportunities for underrepresented groups, and in particular women are strongly encouraged to apply.
This is the announcement with further information on the positions and instructions to apply: