QLA Careers

QLA Careers

Quantum Leap Africa (QLA) offers career opportunities in administration and research. Information on current openings and how to apply may be obtained by clicking the position of interest.

March 2, 2021
Junior Research Chair
The African Institute of Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) Rwanda has opened a Junior Research Chair position in Data Science at Quantum Leap Africa (QLA). The position will be research-oriented without any teaching responsibilities; giving seminars is expected, and giving a short course is encouraged. Other teaching opportunities can be arranged depending on preference and demand. The position comes with a competitive salary and administrative support, as well as financial support to attend and organize scientific events, to hire students, and to cover expenses related to leading a research group at AIMS. The new Junior Research Chair will work jointly with the AIMS-Carnegie Research Chair in Data Science, Prof. Franca Hoffmann. The appointment will be for a period of 3 years with a possibility of extension.

The African Institute of Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) Rwanda has opened a Junior Research Chair position in Data Science at Quantum Leap Africa (QLA). The position will be research-oriented without any teaching responsibilities; giving seminars is expected, and giving a short course is encouraged. Other teaching opportunities can be arranged depending on preference and demand. The position comes with a competitive salary and administrative support, as well as financial support to attend and organize scientific events, to hire students, and to cover expenses related to leading a research group at AIMS. The new Junior Research Chair will work jointly with the AIMS-Carnegie Research Chair in Data Science, Prof. Franca Hoffmann. The appointment will be for a period of 3 years with a possibility of extension.
APPLICATION DEADLINE
April 30, 2021, 23:59 CAT
In partnership with the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) is inviting new and recent PhD holders with an interest in Data Science and its related disciplines (such as Mathematics, Statistics, Machine Learning, Quantum Machine Learning, Cluster Analysis, Data Mining, Big data Analytics, Data Visualization, Artificial Intelligence, Neural Networks, Deep Learning, Deep Active Learning, Cognitive Computing among others), to apply for one of seven attractive postdoctoral fellowship opportunities at its pioneering research centre – Quantum Leap Africa (QLA) in Rwanda.
APPLICATION DEADLINE
OPEN UNTIL FILLED
In partnership with the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) is offering promising emerging African data scientists of at least postdoctoral standing or who completed their doctorate less than ten years ago, attractive career opportunities at its pioneering Quantum Leap Africa (QLA) Research Centre in Rwanda.
APPLICATION DEADLINE
OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Quantum Leap Africa (QLA) is a centre of scientific research excellence at leading edge of information science and technology. The centre with pleasure hosts a researchers from all fields and all levels of expertise in Data Science, Smart System Engineering and Quantum Information Science. QLA draw expects from across the world, providing a multidisciplinary environment for research collaboration. Visiting researchers may also take part in conferences and workshops at QLA as well as enjoying the beautiful weather and environment in the city of Kigali.
APPLICATION DEADLINE
OPEN UNTIL FILLED
In partnership with the Carnegie Corporation of New York and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS), the Quantum Leap Africa Research Centre is pleased to invite promising African PhD students who are at an advanced stage of their research, and researchers with at least a PhD qualification in the field of data science and its related disciplines, to apply for the AIMS-Carnegie Small Research Grants in Data Science and its Applications.
APPLICATION DEADLINE
OPEN UNTIL FILLED