Post-Doc Research Fellow – Biostatistics (ML 25116)

Organization: 
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Job Location: 
Seattle, WA
Salary: 
Salary DOE
Benefits: 

Excellent Benefits

Job Description: 

About Us:

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home of three Nobel laureates, is an independent, nonprofit research institution dedicated to the development and advancement of biomedical research to eliminate cancer and other potentially fatal diseases. Recognized internationally for its pioneering work in bone-marrow transplantation, the Center’s five scientific divisions collaborate to form a unique environment for conducting basic and applied science. The Hutchinson Center, in collaboration with its clinical and research partners, the University of Washington and Seattle Children’s, is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Pacific Northwest. Join us and make a difference!

Duties and Responsibilities:

The position requires development of statistical methods for analyzing high-dimensional genetic
data.

The data to be analyzed include, but not limited to, population-based next-generation sequencing data. Application areas include cancers and metabolic disorders.

Requirements: 

PhD in statistics/biostatistics. Strong theoretical background in methodology development.
Experience with high-dimensional statistical analysis is desired. Demonstrated proficiency in
statistical programming language (e.g., C, R, Matlab). Good oral and written communication
skills. Experience in biological dataset, genomic data is preferred but not required.

Contact Information: 

To apply for this position, please visit www.fhcrc.org/careers and reference job ID 25116.

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