Postdoc Fellow in Statistics Genomics

Organization
the University of Chicago
Job Location
900 East 57th Street, KCBD 3220
Chicago, IL 60615
Job Description

Applications are invited for Postdoctoral Fellows to join Dr. Mengjie Chen’s research group in the Section of Genetic Medicine in Department of Medicine at the University of Chicago. Research in the Chen lab focuses on the development of statistical methods for the analysis of large-scale and high-dimensional biological data from genomic sequencing studies. Some potential projects include: (1) Integrative analysis of cancer genomic data, (2) Statistical methods for single cell RNA/DNA sequencing analysis. Recent work see www.mengjiechen.com.

Requirements

Applicants should have, or be studying for, a PhD in statistics, biostatistics, computer science, bioinformatics, computational biology, or related quantitative discipline. A strong computational background is also required. 

How to Apply

Applicants should send a CV, a short research statement, and names of three referees to me at [email protected]. Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the positions are filled. This position is restricted and contingent upon the continuation of funding.  

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