Research Fellow - Statistical Psychiatric GeneticsJob ID 163754BR Date posted 10/14/2021
- Rochester, Minnesota
- Full Time
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A Research Fellow position is now available in Division of Computational Biology for Psychiatric Genomics and Pharmacogenomics Programunder the mentorship of Dr. Joanna Biernacka. Research will be focused on genetic data as part of studies in bipolar disorder and/or alcohol use disorders. The successful candidate will have flexibility on the percent effort dedicated to methods development versus applied studies.
Candidates will have:
- A Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, Data Science, or closely related field now or in the near future
- An opportunity to work on statistical methods for genetic studies of complex human traits
- The experience and ability to perform a variety of statistical analyses of genetic data
- Current curriculum vitae and bibliography
- Three letters of recommendation, signed, on letterhead, describing:
- Relationship to the applicant.
- Past work/academic performance.
- Work qualities/personal conduct.
- Overall assessment of potential for success in research environment.
- Doctoral degree certification, if applicable:
- Original or notarized copy of diploma or final transcript issued by school (English translation required).
Must have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent doctoral degree in a field deemed relevant by the program.
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