Employment Opportunities At DBMI
The Biomedical Informatics Training Program at the University of Pittsburgh is recruiting for four (4) postdoctoral research scholar in biomedical informatics. Be part of a rich collaborative environment with excellence in the areas of public health informatics, bioinformatics, clinical informatics and translational informatics
Research areas represented by our faculty include:
- Developing, implementing, and evaluating an integrated set of tools that support causal modeling and discovery of biomedical knowledge from very large and complex biomedical data
- Addressing gaps in clinically useful evidence on drug-drug interactions
- Algorithms for predicting hospital readmission
- Cancer deep phenotype extraction from electronic medical records
- Deciphering cellular signaling system by deep mining a comprehensive genomic compendium
- Development and evaluation of a learning electronic medical record system
- Modeling of infectious disease study information
- Post-graduate degree (MD or PhD) and training in Biomedical Informatics, Computer Science, Biostatistics, or a related discipline. US citizen or permanent resident.
- Ability to independently perform research in one of the above areas of biomedical informatics with mentoring from a faculty member.
- Ability to write and publish journal articles.
How to apply:
To apply, please go to https://apply.dbmi.pitt.edu/ and complete the online application. You will need to include the following:
- Curriculum vitae
- Personal statement - description of your research interests and faculty member(s) you would be interested in working with at DBMI
- Contact information for three references
- One writing sample - preferably a published or accepted paper
- The application fee will be waived – please contact Toni Porterfield (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Current postdoctoral stipend levels can be found at http://www.dbmi.pitt.edu/training-programs/funding.
The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.