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How to apply for a job

Here’s part two of our advice from Warwick Careers.

What is the most important thing to remember when making a job application?

ratio-of-uniforms [#4]

Possibly the last post on random number generation by Kinderman and Monahan’s (1977) ratio-of-uniform method. After fiddling with the Gamma(a,1) distribution when a<1 for a while, I indeed figured out a way to produce a bounded set with this method: considering an arbitrary cdf Φ with corresponding pdf φ, the uniform distribution on the set Λ of (u,v)’s in… 192 more words

Statistics

seven permanent positions at Warwick!

Seven academic positions in Statistics are currently opening at the University of Warwick! They correspond to the following levels, all permanent but for the Harrison Early-Career Assistant Professorship: 197 more words

Statistics

Welcome!

Oral History in Higher Education Network: Welcome!

In November 2016, we are launching a new network, the Oral History in Higher Education Network. There are several reasons for this initiative. 525 more words

Higher Education

A new workshop: "Putting the security back into social security".

This is one of eight workshops being held in different parts of the country, supported by the UK Social Policy Association.

The workshop is free but places are limited… 478 more words

Welfare Benefits

pseudo-marginal MCMC with minimal replicas

A week ago, Chris Sherlock, Alexandre Thiery and Anthony Lee (Warwick) arXived a short paper where they show that it is most efficient to use only one random substitute to the likelihood when considering a pseudo-marginal algorithm. 94 more words

Statistics

Dyson Institute of Technology to Open in Autumn 2017 offering students the chance to earn a salary and an engineering degree awarded by the University of Warwick

Dyson Institute of Technology 

Inventor and entrepreneur Sir James Dyson is to open his own technology institute to train engineers needed by UK companies if they are to remain competitive. 218 more words

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