Postdoctoral position in Data Science (24 months)

  • EPFL
  • Lausanne, VD, Switzerland
  • 14/06/2021
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

EPFL, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, is one of the most dynamic university campuses in Europe and ranks among the top 20 universities worldwide. The EPFL employs more than 6,000 people supporting the three main missions of the institutions: education, research and innovation. The EPFL campus offers an exceptional working environment at the heart of a community of more than 16,000 people, including over 12,000 students and 4,000 researchers from more than 120 different countries.

Postdoctoral position in Data Science (24 months)

Your mission :
The Chair for Technology and Innovation Strategy (TIS) of Professor Kenneth Younge is recruiting recent PhD graduates for a full-time postdoctoral position at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) in Lausanne, Swiztzerland.

The postdoctoral position will span 24 months.

The working language is English.

Your profile :
To apply, please email your CV and a detailed letter of motivation to

Motivation and drive are the most important factors to your application, so tell us what motivates you as a scholar. What you are looking for in a postdoc? What do you hope to accomplish? Applications without a thoughtful letter of motivation will be quickly desk-rejected.

Given the computational focus of TIS, you must be a strong python programmer and have some experience with the python scientific stack: numpy, scipy, pandas, jupyter, scikit-learn, tensor-flow, git, etc.

We offer :
The EPFL ranks among the world’s top scientific universities. It is located in Lausanne in Switzerland, a beautiful, vibrant and highly international city on the shores of scenic Lake Geneva, situated within an Alpine setting in the heart of Europe. French is the main language spoken in the city of Lausanne, while English is the main language at the EPFL and at TIS.