Postdoctoral Fellow in Artificial Intelligence and Investment Risk Management
Area: Artificial Intelligence application to investment risk management Duration: One year, renewable Start date: September, 2019 Salary: $45,000 - $60,000 Location of work: University of Victoria and British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCi) Headquarter (Victoria, BC)
The Gustavson School of Business at the University of Victoria in collaboration with the British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCi) are accepting applications for postdoctoral position on artificial intelligence application to investment risk management.
The successful candidate will be part of a university-industry partnership to work on the development of artificial intelligence solution to support mutual fund risk management. This partnership involves an interdisciplinary team of researchers from University of Victoria and BCi.
The initial appointment is for one year starting as soon as possible. The renewal of the appointment for a second year will depend on mutual consent, satisfactory performance, and funding availability.
Successful candidate should be application driven, entrepreneurial, and would like to work on practical complex problems and innovative solutions. Knowledge and experience of data science and analytics, multidimensional measurement, risk management, distributed algorithms, optimization, multi-objective mathematical programming, multiple criteria decision analysis, anomaly detection, prediction, resource allocation and management, etc. are desired.
Experience in industry-university partnerships is preferred.
Interested individuals should submit:
Application should be submitted by e-mail to Dr. Adel Guitouni at email@example.com.
The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To receive full consideration, please submit your application material as soon as possible, but no later than October 31st, 2019.
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