20/04/2021
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PhD Programme in Statistical Sciences - Academic Year 2021/2022 - Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    ALMA MATER STUDIORUM - Università di Bologna
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    MathematicsMathematical analysis
    MathematicsStatistics
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    21/05/2021 12:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Italy › Bologna
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/11/2021
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020 / ERC
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    865356

OFFER DESCRIPTION

The PhD programme in Statistics pursues the objective of training highly skilled/experienced/qualified statisticians able to apply the most modern statistical techniques to scientific research. The PhD programme is intended to provide knowledge of statistics at a higher level and a specialization in one of the following areas: methodology; bio-statistics; demography and social sciences; statistics for economics and econometrics. The specific training goals consist of: deepening of the basic elements of Mathematics, Statistics and Probability; acquisition of specific technical skills related to the PhD programme; development of autonomous ability of theoretical research in the various fields of application. The PhD programme is designed for candidates wishing to work at University level or in any organization with Research Units.
 
Research topics
  • Statistical methods
  • Economic statistics and econometrics
  • Biostatistics
  • Demography and social statistics.

 

More Information

Benefits

The yearly gross amount of the scholarships is € 15.343,28. Social-security contributions are deducted monthly from the gross scholarship by the University on behalf of the PhD candidates. Scholarships are paid to PhD candidates on a monthly basis, in arrears (payment is completed not earlier than the 25th day of the month).

Eligibility criteria

Please, check the Call for applications

Selection process

Qualifications evaluation

Oral examination

More information in the PhD Programme Table

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Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Other: Master Degree or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Good

Skills/Qualifications

Applicants, regardless of age and citizenship status, can apply for the admission to the selection procedure if they have awarded at least one of the following degrees:

  • Laurea Magistrale, Magistrale a ciclo unico or Laurea Specialistica (Master’s Degree);
  • Laurea di Vecchio Ordinamento (pre-1999 reform);
  • A Second Cycle Degree awarded by academic institutions part of AFAM (Alta Formazione Artistica e Musicale);
  • A non-Italian Second Cycle Degree (Master’s Degree or Single Cycle Degree) awarded by an academic institution equivalent to the above mentioned degrees (letters a, b, c).

Applicants who are yet to obtain their Second Cycle Degree are admitted to the selection procedure on condition that they obtain their degree by no later than October, 31st 2021.

 

 

 

Specific Requirements

- Abstract of the second cycle degree thesis

- No more than 1 reference letters

- Personal Statement

- List of publications (i.e. monographs, articles on scientific journals, volume chapters)

- Periods of study abroad, outside the country of origin (e.g. Erasmus programme or other similar mobility programmes)

- Other qualifications attesting the suitability of the applicants (scholarships, prizes, etc).

More information in the PhD Programme Table.

 

 

 

Work location(s)
6 position(s) available at
ALMA MATER STUDIORUM - Università di Bologna
Italy
Bologna

EURAXESS offer ID: 631008

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