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Post-Doctoral Scholar
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Posted May 6, 2022
Title Post-Doctoral Scholar
University Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, MA, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Statistics & Actuarial Science
    Biology - Computational
    Biology - General

Post-Doctoral Scholar


Mathematical Science Department

Worcester Polytechnic Institute - WPI

The successful applicants are expected to work with the statistics faculty in the department and develop a robust research program, and contribute to the teaching mission of the department. Candidates will also have the opportunity to contribute to WPI's growing interdisciplinary programs, in particular to the Data Science Program and to the Bioinformatics and Computational Biology program. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Statistics, or related area. The appointment will be for up to three years with annual renewal based on satisfactory performance.


The duties involve research in the mathematical sciences along with a teaching load that is normally four 7-week courses per year. The field of research is open, however alignment to the research interests of the faculty in the department is strongly preferred.

United States of America (Exempt)

WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.

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About WPI

WPI is a vibrant, active, and diverse community of extraordinary students, world-renowned faculty, and state of the art research facilities. At WPI, we have competitive and comprehensive benefits, including health insurance, long-term care, retirement, tuition assistance, flexible spending accounts, work-life balance and much more.

Diversity & Inclusion at WPI

WPI is committed to creating an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected; a place where every student, faculty and staff member can be themselves, so that they can study, live, and work comfortably, to reach their full potential, and make meaningful contributions in order to meet departmental and institutional goals. WPI thrives on innovative practice and welcomes diverse perspectives, insight, and people from diverse lived experiences, to enhance the community environment and propel the institution to the next level in a competitive, global marketplace.

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