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Postdoctoral Fellow
Emory University

Company Information: Department of Human Genetics ( at Emory University School of Medicine recently created the Center for Computational and Quantitative Genetics that will catalyze research at the interface between statistical/computational sciences and genetics across Emory University. Emory University and hospitals along with the CDC are located in a lovely wooded Atlanta suburb. The Atlanta metropolitan area is home to 5 million people and has an active art, music, food, and cultural scene with a delightfully mild climate.

Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow

Duties and Responsibilities: The candidate will be expected to work on statistical/computational method & tool development, real data analysis, and publishing on decent journals. The candidate will have opportunities to collaborate with members of the Center for Computational and Quantitative Genetics, as well as people from other departments at Emory University and Atlanta VA.

Position Qualifications: Ph.D. in Statistics/Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, Computer Science or other relevant disciplines with strong quantitative research background; proficiency in one or multiple of the popular programming languages, e.g., C++, Python, Perl, R; experience working with large genetics data and high-performance clusters are desirable.

Salary Range: NIH Salary



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Interested candidate should provide a Cover Letter, CV, Brief Statement of Research & Interest (less than 2 pages), one Sample Publication and Contacts for 3 references. Applications will be reviewed immediately after submission.

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