HARVARD UNIVERSITY

Postdoctoral Research Position in Statistical Genetics and Genomics

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Location
Massachusetts, United States
Posted
01 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
29 Apr 2019
Ref
8856
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

School

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Department/Area

Biostatistics

Position Description

Postdoctoral Research Fellow position in statistical genetics and genomics is available at Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health.

This position involves developing and applying statistical and computational methods for analysis of high-throughput genetic and genomic data, including Whole Genome Sequencing association studies, integrative analysis of genetic and genomic data high-dimensional phenotype analysis, and genome-wide epigenetic association studies. We seek an individual with strong statistical, computing and genetic backgrounds and who has expertise in statistical and computational methods for big data, statistical genetics and genomics. The work will involve both methodological research with department faculty and collaboration with subject matter researchers.

Basic Qualifications

Ph.D. in a quantitative field, e.g., statistics or biostatistics, computer sciences, strong quantitative research background, statistical and programming proficiency, strong genetic knowledge, as well as good written and oral communication skills.

Special Instructions

Administrative questions regarding this position can be sent to Susan Luvisi at biostat_postdoc@hsph.harvard.edu.

Scientific questions regarding this position can be sent to Xihong Lin at xlin@hsph.harvard.edu.

Contact Information

Susan Luvisi

Contact Email

biostat_postdoc@hsph.harvard.edu

Equal Opportunity Employer
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

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