here is a vacancy for a PhD position in Data Science at the Department of Mathematics, UiB, Bergen. The position is for a fixed-term period of 4 years.

The position as Research fellow is intended to give a promising candidate the opportunity to pursue advanced research leading to a doctoral degree in Data Science at the Department of Mathematics. The candidate will work on relevant topics within the fields of machine learning, data science and Big Data. The candidate will also be affiliated with the newly established Center for Data Science (CEDAS) at UiB. CEDAS advances the state of the art in data science fundamentals, based on competence from statistics and computer science. Thus, the candidate will benefit from its multidisciplinary work environment. Depending on the candidate’s background, the candidate will be associated with the Statistics or the Topological Data Analysis group.