Postdoctoral Research Position in Biostatistics and Data Science
Title Postdoctoral Research Position in Biostatistics and Data Science
School Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Department/Area Biostatistics Position Description
The Department of Biostatistics at Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health invites applications for a postdoctoral research fellow position focused on developing innovative statistical and machine-learning methods for analyzing and integrating various types of complex biomedical data (e.g., electronic health record data, claims data, biobanks). Areas of particular interest include (but not limited to): (1) genetic risk prediction for underrepresented populations; (2) distributed causal inference in clinical research networks; (3) statistical methods for high-dimensional data. The postdoctoral fellow will be supervised by Dr. RuiDuan at Harvard and will work closely with collaborators across multiple institutions. The appointment will be for a one-year contract with potential for renewal. The fellow will be expected to participate in methodological research leading to publications in top statistical and applied journals.
1. Doctoral degree in Biostatistics, Statistics, Computer Science, or a related quantitative field.
2. Strong theoretical training in statistics or strong programing skills (R, Python, or C++) are desired.
3. Excellent communication skills and good track record of writing scientific papers.
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