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Student assistant position: The Institute for Mathematical Stochastics seeks a student assistant for supporting the system administration (10h/months) starting asap (details). Please send your application to

PhD or Postdoc Position: There is an opening for a doctoral (TV-L E13, 75%) or postdoctoral researcher (TV-L E13, 100%) position in the project “Dynamic poverty measurement” within a larger initiative “Reducing poverty risk in developing countries” at the University of Goettingen. This project deals with statistical estimators of distributional patterns of growth, which are related to quantile processes. We are looking for mathematicians or statisticians interested in interdisciplinary research with background in nonparametric regression and stochastic processes. The position is available as of August 2015, the application deadline is July 24, 2015. For more details see here.

Open positions in the Research Training Group 2088: The Research Training Group 2088 seeks qualified applicants for thirteen PhD positions (details) as well as one PostDoc position (details) starting on October 1st, 2015.

New Research Training Group 2088 by IMS and NAM: Starting from 1 October 2015 the German Research Foundation DFG finances a new Research Training Group as a collaborative project of the Institute for Mathematical Stochastics and the Institute for Numerical and Applied Mathematics. The RTG with number 2088 carries the name „Discovering Structure in Complex Data: Statistics Meets Optimisation and Inverse Problems“. It is concerned with new mathematical concepts for the efficient classification and reconstruction of relevant structures in data. Six professors from each of the two institutes participate in a total of 13 projects.
  • The dissertation "Hierarchically linked extended features for fingerprint processing" by Dr. Krzysztof Mieloch was awarded with the Commerzbank-Preis 2008. (Press release)


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