The Department of Biosciences situated at the Viikki science park belongs to the Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences of University of Helsinki and is the largest research and teaching unit in biosciences in Finland. The Department of Biosciences is one of the largest departments of Helsinki University with its c. 25 million euro budget and over 400 staff members.
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The PhD student will work with Gaussian processes for spatial and spatio-temporal environmental data. The application areas include, for example, species distribution modeling and modeling environmental variables such as water quality. The precise content of the work will be tailored according to student’s background and interest but the work will include aspects from Bayesian statistics and computational methodology (e.g., Markov chain Monte Carlo, expectation propagation and La
Two postdoctoral research positions are available within the newly approved FiDiPro research project Novel instrumentation for nuclear safety, security and safeguards (NINS3). This project is run by a consortium of Finnish companies, academia and authorities. It is based at the Helsinki Institute of Physics; the appointments will be at the University of Helsinki. The appointments are for a period of up to 4 years, starting with an evaluation period of 4 month
The University of Helsinki, founded in 1640, is one of the world’s leading universities for multidisciplinary research. The university has an international academic community of 40,000 students and staff members. The University of Helsinki offers comprehensive services to its employees, including occupational health care and health insurance, sports facilities, and opportunities for professional development. The Read More...
Deadline : 31 October 2017
Deadline : 1 January 2018