University of Missouri-Kansas City, Mathematics and Statistics

Position ID: 1748-PF [#21167]
Position Title: Predoctoral Fellow
Position Type: Fellowship or award
Position Location: Kansas City, Missouri 64110, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: UMKC Predoctoral Fellowship in Infectious Disease Modeling
Application Deadline: 2023/02/05 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/10/17, updated 2022/11/17, listed until 2023/04/17)
Position Description:    

The University of Missouri - Kansas City (UMKC) Department of Biomedical and Health Informatics (BHI) and Division of Computing, Analytics and Mathematics (CAM) in collaboration with UC DAVIS School of Veterinary Medicine, are jointly seeking five predoctoral fellows in Biomedical and Health Informatics, Mathematics, or Computer Science. The Predoctoral Fellowships are for three years (assuming satisfactory progress toward research goals in year one). The predoctoral fellows will:

a) pursue a funded UMKC Interdisciplinary PhD in Biomedical and Health Informatics, Mathematics, or Computer Science starting January 2023;

b) assist in collection, cleaning and archiving of medical and local community data; and

c) work with a team of interdisciplinary researchers from UMKC and UC Davis to build mathematical and computational models of healthcare-associated infections.

International students, who are already in the US, are welcome to apply. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged. The Predoctoral Fellows are chosen based upon the applicant’s academic achievements and leadership potential. Preference will be given to applicants who are US citizens and have demonstrated the ability to carry out independent research.

Applicants should also apply for admission to the interdisciplinary doctoral program with a primary emphasis in Mathematics, Computer Science, or Biomedical and Health Informatics: https://futureroo.umkc.edu/apply/

For information about the eligible PhD programs, please visit:

a) Interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Mathematics https://catalog.umkc.edu/colleges-schools/graduate-studies/mathematics/

b) Interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Computer Science https://catalog.umkc.edu/colleges-schools/graduate-studies/computer-science/

c) Interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Biomedical and Health Informatics https://catalog.umkc.edu/colleges-schools/graduate-studies/biomedical-health-informatics/


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Department of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Missouri--Kansas City
5100 Rockhill Road
Haag Hall Room 206
Kansas City, Missouri 64110
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