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Postdoctoral Fellowship in big data research
Univ of Pittsburgh
Biomedical Informatics

An NIH-fund center of excellence in big data to knowledge (BD2K) at the University of Pittsburgh has multiple openings for outstanding postdoctoral researchers. The center concentrates on developing and applying different machine learning algorithms, particularly Bayesian causal inference methods, in biomedical setting, with cancer signaling pathways as driving biological domain.

We are recruiting outstanding computer scientists, bioinformatics, and computational biologists to participate in the research activities of the center. Research themes include Bayesian network learning, graph theory, semantic modeling, topic modeling, and deep learning.

The Department of Biomedical Informatics has a long and outstanding history of training independent researchers in biomedical informatics. The University of Pittsburgh is an active research center of biomedical research; the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University jointly create an outstanding academic environment for computational biology and translational bioinformatics.
Candidates should have a PhD degree in the following areas: computer sciences, computational biology, mathematics, bioinformatics, statistics, and biostatistics.

Job Information
Position Type: Post-Doctoral Research Fellowships
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Full Time
Status: open

Contact Information
Univ of Pittsburgh
Biomedical Informatics
Dr. Xinghua Lu
How To Apply:xinghua@pitt.edu