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09/27/2017
Postdoctoral Fellow in Biostatistics
NYU School of Medicine

Company Information: NYU Langone Health is one of the world’s preeminent academic medical centers and one of the nation’s premier centers of excellence in health care, biomedical research, and medical education. The Department of Population Health of NYU School of Medicine was founded in 2012, and consists of core areas of healthful behavior change, comparative effectiveness and decision science, behavioral economics and health policy, epidemiology, biostatistics and medical ethics.

Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow in Biostatistics

Duties and Responsibilities: The Postdoctoral Fellow will engage in both methodology developments and collaborative research. Sample topics include but not limited to risk prediction model development, building neural networks for disease classification, developing convolution neural network for image reconstruction and regeneration. The Fellow will have opportunities in pursuing independent funding.

Position Qualifications: Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, Data Science, or other quantitative areas. Strong statistical knowledge and computational skills (being proficient in R and/or Python) are required. A successful candidate should have strong motivation and dependability.

Salary Range: competitive salary

Benefits: Most Postdocs at the New York University School of Medicine are eligible to participate in a health insurance plan and housing plans. Please note that health insurance is also available for eligible dependents.

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Application Information: Please send the application with a cover letter, CV, and contact information for three references to Dr. Mengling Liu at mengling.liu@nyumc.org

Contact Email: mengling.liu@nyumc.org

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