Postdoctoral position in Functional /Computational Biostatistics

The Rockefeller University / Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology
Job Location
1230 york ave
New York, 10022
Job Description

A postdoctoral position is available at the Rockefeller University Center for Clinical and Translational Science in collaboration with The Mount Sinai School of Medicine. The successful candidate will be involved in to work on functional genomic approaches to develop treatment specific biomarkers in skin diseases combining statistical methodology for longitudinal data and ensemble classifier approaches. 


Successful candidates will have earned a doctoral degree or foreign equivalent in interdisciplinary, data-driven field, educational emphasis in biostatistics/statistics/data analysis/machine learning preferred. Additional qualifications include: a superior academic performance, proficiency in R, Phyton etc and ability to be self-directed with broadly-defined limits on assignments; excellent communication skills, both oral and written; and a demonstrated ability to interact efficiently with diverse people in a highly multidisciplinary environment.

This is a full-time, two-year postdoctoral position. The postdoc may not have more than five years of postdoctoral experience including that from other institutions. 

How to Apply

Review of applications will begin immediately with the position to be filled as soon as possible. We encourage applications from individuals of diverse backgrounds Interested individuals should send a CV and the names of three references to Dr. Suarez-Farinas ([email protected] with a subject line  “postdoc position”). Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


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