University of Pittsburgh, Computational and Systems Biology

Position ID: PittCSB-PDR1 [#13772]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Researcher
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Machine Learning/Statistics
Application Deadline: finished (2019/03/24, finished 2020/03/29, listed until 2019/09/24)
Position Description:    

*** The account for Computational and Systems Biology, University of Pittsburgh has expired, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Chikina lab at the Department of Computational and Systems Biology at the University of Pittsburgh is looking to for a postdoctoral researcher to work on a DARPA funded project “Epigenetic CHaracterization and Observation (ECHO)”. The aim of the project is building predictive models from high dimensional epigenomic data with the ultimate goal of adapting these models for use in the field. The project will require the application of existing machine learning tools as well as developing new inference and prediction methods. The successful candidate will work in a fast paced multidisciplinary environment and have access to unique single cell epigenomic datasets.


-PhD in Computational Biology, Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics or a related technical discipline.

-Excellent programming ability

-Experience working with data

-Experience with genomic data is preferred but not required

**Please include a link to your github page if you have one.

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