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Research Fellow (Applied Statistics/Biometrics)
University of Wollongong

  • Sep. 13, 2017
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Research Scientist/Associate
  • Statistics & Actuarial Science
    Mathematics/Applied Mathematics
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- Full-Time, Fixed Term, 3 Years

The Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences is a research intensive Faculty with extensive teaching operations in Australia, Asia and the Middle East. The National Institute for Applied Statistics Research Australia (NIASRA) is committed to developing and applying innovative statistical methods to important problems. It undertakes a range of fundamental and contract research, major consulting projects, and professional education in statistical methodology.

The Centre for Bioinformatics and Biometrics (CBB) within NIASRA is seeking to appoint a motivated applied Research Fellow (Applied Statistics/Biometrics) to provide specialist statistical input, with opportunities for methodological development, to collaborative research within Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) funded projects, with particular emphasis on statistical and data processing methods for large data sets arising in plant genomic studies. This position will work alongside a team developing statistical software to fit the linear mixed model to such data, with opportunities to contribute to statistical and numerical procedures.

As a key member of the project team you will have the opportunity to undertake industry driven collaborative research, with an emphasis on statistical methods for large data sets from plant improvement programs, and broader statistical support for major projects in the research portfolio of the GRDC.

For further information about this position, please contact Professor Brian Cullis on + 61 2 4221 5641.

To apply for this position please visit our employment page,

The University plan seeks to increase the diversity of the workforce and the representation of women in areas they have been traditionally under-represented. Consistent with this, the University is seeking to increase the representation of women in the academic workforce across science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medical (STEMM) disciplines and encourages suitably qualified candidates to apply.

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  • Professor Brian Cullis
    Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
    University of Wollongong
  • +61 2 4221 5641


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