Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Statistics | GenomeWeb

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Statistics

Organization
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Job Location
Seattle, WA
Job Description

Cures Start Here.
At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutch's pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation's first and largest cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women's Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network.

Careers Start Here.
A Post-Doctoral Research Fellow position is available in the Biostatistics & Biomathematics Department within Public Health Sciences (http://www.fredhutch.org/en/labs/phs/projects/biostats.html). The successful applicant will develop and apply statistical methods to analyze cancer genomic data with the goal for precision cancer therapy. These research works will lead to both methodological and collaborative publications in high-quality, peer-reviewed journals.

Suitable applicants should have a PhD or equivalent degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, or Computational Biology. The candidate should have solid training in statistical methods and excellent computational skills (e.g., able to write script or C/C++ codes to analyze large scale genomic data). In addition, a background in biology and genetics, and excellent organizational and communication skills are a plus.

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