Two Research Master positions in Data Science at QLA

Deadline: May 27, 2023, 11 p.m.

Quantum Leap Africa (QLA) is proud to offer an exciting opportunity for aspiring Master's students in the field of Data Science. We are currently accepting applications for two research positions, which will be supervised by Dr. Issa Karambal and Dr. Assionvi Hove Kouevi and based at AIMS Rwanda. This program is designed for individuals with a passion for deep learning, numerical analysis, optimization, and inverse problems, who want to make a meaningful contribution to the field.

About the Position

The research positions are designed for a 12-month period beginning July 1, 2022. During this time, students will be tasked with investigating inverse problems and partial differential equations (PDEs) using the Physics Informed Neural Networks approach. This project will provide students with the opportunity to work on cutting-edge research projects and gain valuable experience in the field of Data Science.

Benefits of this Position

This research program offers numerous benefits to students, including the opportunity to work under the supervision of experienced researchers, collaborate with like-minded individuals, and gain hands-on experience with cutting-edge technologies. Additionally, students will have access to a supportive research community, mentorship, and professional development opportunities, all of which will help them to achieve their research goals and grow their careers.##

Available Level of Study

This opportunity is open to Master's students in mathematical sciences who have a strong interest in deep learning, numerical analysis, optimization, and inverse problems. Candidates should have good coding skills in Python, especially Tensorflow, and excellent communication skills in English.

Financial Support

Financial support will be provided to cover the costs associated with the research project.


In order to be eligible for this opportunity, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Hold a Master's degree in mathematical sciences or a related field.
  • Be a national of an African country (preferred).
  • Female candidates are especially encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

Interested individuals are encouraged to submit their application by May 27, 2022, at 23:55 CAT. The application should include a letter of motivation, a curriculum vitae, copies of university degrees and transcripts, and two reference letters. The letter of motivation should be no more than one page and should clearly state the candidate's interests and motivations. To submit your application, please click here.

Additional Information

For any questions or additional information, please email [email protected]. Please note that applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis, so it is recommended that interested individuals submit their application as soon as possible. Incomplete applications or applications that do not follow the instructions outlined above may be rejected.

In conclusion, this research opportunity offers a unique chance for Master's students in mathematical sciences to gain valuable experience in the field of Data Science and work on cutting-edge research projects. With the support of experienced researchers and a supportive research community, this program is an excellent opportunity for individuals to grow their careers and make meaningful contributions to the field.

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