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Washington University of St. Louis Postdoctoral Research Associate - Biostatistics - 51189 in St. Louis, Missouri

Post Doc Instructions Please do not submit an application to this posting. To apply for this postdoctoral research opportunity, follow the directions below in “Applicant Special Instructions”. Department Name/Job Location This position is in the Department of Biostatistics. This position is for the Medical School Campus. Essential Functions We are looking for a postdoctoral research associate to develop novel statistical methods and applications in the analysis of high dimensional biomedical data. We will provide excellent opportunities to integrate their rigorous training with clinically meaningful applications. More information on the Department of Biostatistics can be found at https://biostatistics.wustl.edu/. More information on being a postdoc at Washington University in St. Louis can be found at postdoc.wustl.edu/prospective-postdocs. Required Qualifications Ph.D. degree in biostatistics or statistics. Preferred Qualifications * Strong background in statistical theories and methods is highly desired. * Interest in variable selection, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and causal inference. * Outstanding computational ability and communication skills. Salary Range Base pay commensurate with experience. Pre-Employment Screening All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening. Benefits This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please click the following link to view a summary of benefits: https://hr.wustl.edu/benefits/. Applicant Special Instructions Applicants should send a CV, official transcripts, a research statement and three reference letters to Dr. Liu at lei.liu@wustl.edu. Lei Liu, Ph.D. Professor, Division of Biostatistics 660 S. Euclid Ave., CB 8067 St. Louis, MO 63110 Email: lei.liu@wustl.edu Website: https://biostatistics.wustl.edu/faculty-staff/908/ WORKING CONDITIONS: This position works in a laboratory environment with potential exposure to biological and chemical hazards. The individual must be physically able to wear protective equipment and to provide standard care to research animals. EOE Statement Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. Job Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate - Biostatistics - 51189 Job ID: 51189 Location: Medical School Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular