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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Research assistant position, Asturias, SPAIN

Research assistant position in the Research Unit for Intelligent Data
Analysis and Graphical Models at the European Centre for Soft

Reference: ECSC_Offer_2011_IDA_01
Type: Research Assistant
Research Unit:  Intelligent Data Analysis and Graphical Models
Topic: Soft methods in probability and statistics
Description: The candidate will engage in basic research within the
  field of statistics with imprecise data or the field of
  copulas. Additionally, the candidate will collaborate in applied
  projects within the field of intelligent data analysis.
Required academic degree: Master (or Licenciado) in Mathematics, 
Statistics, or similar

  * Good knowledge and interest in probability theory and statistics
     (preferrably also in copulas or statistics with imprecise data)
  * Good programming skills, experience in data mining with R,
     preferrably basic Latex knowledge
  * Fluent English (written and spoken)
  * good inter-personal and analytic skills, ability to concisely
     formulate and pursue ideas

Salary: gross salary approximately 18k?
Send: CV and Cover Letter to
Application period: 17.10.2011 - 04.12.2011

Roberto Moran Ramallal
Project Management Department
European Centre for Soft Computing
C/ Gonzalo Gutierrez Quiros, s/n
Edificio de Investigacion, 3? Planta (Campus de Mieres-Universidad de Oviedo)
33600 Mieres, Asturias
Tlf +34 985 456 545