The ideal candidate will have expertise in at least one of the following  areas:
  • Statistical modeling applied to ecology, e.g. species distribution or occupancy modeling. Knowledge of Bayesian Hierarchical Modeling would be beneficial.
  • Optimization methods e.g. use of integer programming or global search algorithms to solve multi-objective problems in R environment. Experience of applying them to conservation problems would be beneficial.
The successful candidate will work within the ESM program and the BEC research group, and in close collaboration with