Open date: July 21, 2023
Most recent review date: Thursday, Aug 31, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Sunday, Dec 31, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
Postdoctoral Scholar Opportunities – Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics
The Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics at the University of California, Irvine, invites applications for a postdoctoral position in Biostatistics/Statistics/Bioinformatics/Computer Science
This position involves developing and applying statistical and machine learning methods for high-dimensional data analysis, causal inference, and data integration.
- We seek applicants with PhD in Biostatistics, Statistics, Computer Science, Bioinformatics, or a related field.
- Candidates must have solid training and a background in Statistics/Machine Learning.
- Must have previous experience in large data analysis in Unix.
- Must have demonstrated experience in programming in R, Python, Matlab or C++ .
- Advanced ability to conduct collaborative research with the research team and communication skills with ability to provide analysis of results to PI and other members of research team.
The work includes methodological research and collaborations with researchers in biomedical discipline(s).
Postdoctoral level and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and previous work experience. Initial appointments are for a minimum of two years; renewal is dependent on availability of funding and work performance,
TO APPLY: Please log onto UCI’s RECRUIT website located at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF08529
Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for this position:
- Updated CV
- Cover Letter, including background information and professional goals
- Research Statement
- Statement of Inclusive Excellence
- Names and Contact Information of Three References (names only)
Ph.D. in Biostatistics, Statistics, Computer Science, Bioinformatics or related field
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Research
Teaching Statement - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.
Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement.
Sexual Misconduct, Harassment and Discrimination Declaration Form - All applicants of academic positions at the University of California, Irvine must download, complete, sign, and upload the following form with their application: Sexual Misconduct, Harassment and Discrimination Declaration Form
Misc / Additional (Optional)
- 3-5 required (contact information only)
Contact information only please
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.