ISRU Faculty

Visiting Scientists



The Interdisciplinary Statistical Research Unit (ISRU) of the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, invites applications for the position of short –term Visiting Scientists from bright candidates who have recently obtained  a Ph.  in Statistics. Those   who  have submitted their  theses in any area of statistics and are awaiting for degrees may also apply. However preference will be given to any of the subjects/areas mentioned below. The tenure of the offer may be extended upon request if performance is found to be satisfactory and funds are available. Limited accommodation in the campus may be provided subject to availability.

Preferred Subjects/Areas:  Robust Statistics, Design of Experiments, Bayesian Statistics, Statistical Machine Learning, Image processing, Spatio-temporal Data Analysis, Nonparametric regression, Biostatistics, Multiple Hypothesis testing, High dimensional Data Analysis, Probability Inequality, Statistical Inference, Multivariate Analysis.

Applications should be sent by speed post to the Head, Interdisciplinary Statistical Research Unit (ISRU), Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B.T. Road, Kolkata 700108, or by e-mail to Application for the Position of a Visiting Scientist in ISRU as subject) along with (a) a covering letter addressed to the Head, Interdisciplinary Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute,

(b) latest Curriculum Vita, giving particulars of



iii.E-mail Address

iv.Telephone/Mobile Phone Number

v.Date of Birth

vi.Academic Qualifications (with percentage of marks obtained in each examination)

vii. Research Statement,

viii.List of publications

ix. Teaching Statement

x. Names of at least two referees

(c) a research proposal, preferably prepared in collaboration with any member of the faculty of ISRU.

Applications that are not complete in all respects shall not be entertained.