Onnela Lab Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position Digital Phenotyping / Smartphone Data Research

Harvard University
Cambridge, Massachusetts (US)
14 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
11 Nov 2016
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time



Title Onnela Lab Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position Digital Phenotyping / Smartphone Data Research School Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Department/Area Biostatistics Position Description

The Onnela Lab in the Department of Biostatistics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is seeking candidates with a Ph.D. in biostatistics, applied mathematics, computer science, or a related quantitative field for a two-year Postdoctoral Research Fellow position. This position involves developing statistical methods, data analytic tools, and mathematical models for analyzing smartphone data–collected with our high-throughput digital phenotyping platform–in biomedical research cohorts with the goal of establishing more precise and dynamic disease phenotypes.

Basic Qualifications

Doctoral degree in biostatistics, computer science, applied mathematics, or a related quantitative field. Excellent programming skills, as well as strong oral communication and writing skills are required.

Additional Qualifications Special Instructions

For more information about the lab, please visit https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/onnela-lab/.

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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Applicant Documents Required Documents

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter

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