PhD Programme in Statistics and Data Science (cycle XXXVII) at the University of Florence

The Ph.D positions are available within the PhD programme in Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, a three-year multidisciplinary programme within a partnership comprising the University of Florence, the University of Perugia and the Istituto Nazionale di Alta Matematica “F.Severi”, with an internationally renowned faculty and a worldwide network of partner institutions.

Candidates can apply for one of the following curricula: Statistics, Data Science, Mathematics and Computer Science.

This year, the PhD program offers also three positions in Data Science  on specific research topics:

  • 1 fellowship on the topic: “Data Science & Statistical learning”
  • 1 fellowship on the topic: “Big Data & Data Science”
  • 1 fellowship on the topic: “Demographic Applications of Data Science”

Deadline for applications: 16th July 2021 at 12 am Italian time. 

The application call, in Italian and English, can be found at:
Contact persons:
Statistics and Data Science:  Anna Gottard  (
Mathematics:  Matteo Focardi ( coordinator; Daniele Angella (; Alessandra Sestini (; Gianluca Vinti (
Computer Science: Andrea Bondavalli (