Postdoctoral Fellowship Machine Learning - Machine Learning

School/Institution:Bcam - Basque Center for Applied Mathematics, Spain, Bizkaia

Discipline: Machine Learning

Employment Type:Full-time


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Postdoctoral Fellowship Machine Learning

The postdoctoral researcher will work on the research project  COVID-19  infections  via machine learning” funded by AXA Research Fund.

PI in charge: Santiago Mazuelas

Salary and conditions:

The gross annual salary of the Fellowship will be 28.000 - 32.000€.

It will then be on your own responsibility to make your yearly  income  declaration  at  the  Bizkaia  Treasury Agency.

There is a moving allowance for those researchers that come  from a  research  institution  outside  the  Basque Country up to EUR 2,000 gross.

Free access to the Public Health System in Spain is provided to all employees.

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How to apply:

  • Applications must be submitted online at:
  • Scientific Profile Requested


  • Promising young researchers.
  • Applicants must have their PhD Degree preferable in Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics or related fields.

Skills and track-record:

  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative research team.
  • Ability to present and publish research outcomes in spoken (talks) and written (papers) form.
  • Ability to effectively communicate and present research ideas to researchers and stakeholders with different backgrounds.
  • Flexibility to work on different topics and participate in multiple activities carried out by the research team
  • Demonstrated knowledge in Machine Learning techniques and Mathematics
  • Good programming skills in Python or Matlab
  • Application and Selection Process

Formal Requirements:

The selected candidate must have applied before the application deadline online at the webpage

The candidates that do not fulfil the mandatory requirements will not be evaluated with respect to their scientific profile.

Required documents:

  • CV
  • Letter of interest
  • 2 recommendation letters
  • Statement of past and proposed future research (2-3 pages)


Based on the provided application documents of each candidate, the evaluation committee will evaluate qualitatively: the adaption of the previous training and career to the profile offered, the recommendation letters, the main results achieved (papers, proceedings, etc.), the letter of interest, and other merits; taking in account the alignment of these items to the topic offered.

The BCAM postdoctoral contract will start when the selected candidate has finished the PhD, i.e. after dissertation defence.


Title Postdoctoral Fellowship in COVID-19 prognosis

Employer BCAM - Basque Center for Applied Mathematics

Job location Alameda de Mazarredo 14, 48009 Bilbao, Bizkaia

Job types Postdoc

Fields Epidemiology,   Artificial Intelligence,   Computing in Mathematics, Natural Science, Engineering and Medicine,   Programming Languages,   Infectious Diseases,   Computational Mathematics,   Machine Learning

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