JOB: Last call for Research Collaborator position in Econometrics, Statistics, Data Visualization
(apologies for cross postings)
This is a last call for applications for a Research Collaborator position in Econometrics, Statistics and Data Visualization at IMT Lucca. The position involves research, supervision and management of scientific tasks in the framework of the funded project CRISISLAB. In particular: quantitative analysis of large databases through econometric techniques; analysis of properties of empirical distributions through parametric and nonparametric methods. The candidate, other than having a PhD in a related field, must have an excellent level of both written and spoken English. Scientific applications programming skills and good mathematical skills will be required, and candidates’ knowledge will be evaluated specifically regarding:
• strong statistics background;
• previous research work in the domain of econometrics;
• techniques on data visualization;
• Knowledge of STATA, MatLab.
The appointed candidate will join the Research Unit AXES – Laboratory for the Analysis of Complex Economic Systems (http://axes.imtlucca.it/).
IMT Lucca (http://www.imtlucca.it) is a public international Graduate School and Institute of Technology that acts as a research university with the aim of forming human capital in disciplines characterized by their high potential for concrete applications. IMT strives to reach the fusion of theoretical comprehension and practical relevance.
For more information regarding the position, and the online form, please see (http://www.imtlucca.it/faculty/positions/other_research_positions_opportunities.php#eco_stats_data_visual).
The deadline for applications is March 27th 2013, 12 pm Italian time.