PhD Position

University of Florida
Location: 
Gainesville, Florida
Job Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Friday, December 15, 2017

Two fully funded PhD positions in the Department of Computer InformationScience and Engineering at the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida. The positions are in the field of mathematical neuroimage analysis. Specifically, the candidates will be expected to develop novel algorithms and code for statistical analysis of manifold-valued data sets derived from multi-modality data such as diffusion MRI and fMRI scans acquired from movement disorder patients.

Job Requirement: Candidate should be,  (i) highly motivated and proficient in spoken and written English, (ii) have solid mathematical skills specifically in linear algebra (theoretical and computational), multivariate calculus, basic probablity and statistics. (iii) Proficiency in MATLAB and/or C++ or Java. 

Preference will be given to those with background in probability, statistical estimation and applied mathematics. All candiates will be required to apply to the Department of CISE, University of Florida and be admitted to the PhD program.

Please submit your CV.pdf and unofficial transcripts to baba.vemuri@gmail.com