Research Associate (Postdoctoral) Biostatistics and Medical Informatics

WorkplaceMadison, Wisconsin, USA
Research Associate (Postdoctoral) Biostatistics and Medical Informatics Feb 28 2023

Requirements: The candidate should have a PhD degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a related quantitative field. The following qualifications are not required, but highly valued: (a) strong background and training in statistical theory and methodology; (b) proficiency/experience in R-package development using computer languages such as C/C++ or Python; (c) excellent oral and written communication skills.

Job Duties: The candidate will receive balanced training in both methodological and interdisciplinary research. The candidate will have the flexibility to pursue methodological topics with Dr. Zhao’s ongoing areas of research (such as missing data, high-dimensional data, semi-supervised learning, transfer learning, clinical trials, patient-reported outcomes) or develop a new project with Dr. Zhao and his statistical collaborators (such as Dr. Ning of Department of Statistics and Data Science at Cornell and Dr. Ma of Department of Statistics at Penn State). The candidate will have plenty of opportunities to conduct interdisciplinary research with Dr. Zhao’s scientific collaborators from UW-Madison and elsewhere. The candidate will also have the opportunity to attend scientific conferences and meetings with Dr. Zhao’s support.

Begin Date: Flexible
Percent Time: 100%

Jiwei Zhao

In your application, please refer to and reference JobID 2254820.