Postdoctoral Fellow

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard University
Job Location
Boston, MA
Job Description

One postdoctoral position in computational biology focused on single cell genomics is available in the Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

The candidate will develop computational methods for analyzing single-cell transcriptomic and mass cytometry data and apply to solve biological problems in stem cell and cancer immunotherapy research. The candidate will have the opportunity to closely interact with both basic biologists and clinical investigators at the Harvard Medical School and affiliated hospitals.


The ideal applicant should hold a doctoral degree or equivalent qualification in computational biology, (bio)statistics, computer science, or a similar field; have strong programming (in Python, R, Matlab, or C/C++) and communication skills; and have previous experience in analysis and interpretation of genomic data. Previous knowledge in single-cell biology is not required. Candidates holding a degree in biological/medical science are also welcome to apply if they have demonstrated experience in computational or statistical work.

How to Apply

Interested applicants please send CV and at least two recommendation letters to Dr. Guo-Cheng Yuan (gcyuan at jimmy dot harvard dot edu).

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