Founder’s Postdoctoral Fellowship

Department of Statistics

Columbia University

Founder’s Postdoctoral Fellowship

This fellowship aims to develop the next generation of leaders in statistics and related disciplines by offering a unique opportunity for the best young scholars to develop their research expertise and collaborate with Columbia faculty both within the department and in the broader Columbia community. This fellowship also honors the department’s founder, Dr. Abraham Wald’s legacy, who founded the department in 1946 and was one of the most influential statisticians of the 20th century. Read more about the Legend of Abraham Wald (American Mathematical Society).