Postdoctoral Fellows- Bioinformatics

Staff Name: 
Peng Jiang Ph.D.
Lab/Branch/Program: 
Cancer Data Science Laboratory
Location: 
Bethesda
Research Area Keywords: 

bioinformatics, big data integration, cancer immunology

Position Description: 

Postdoctoral researcher positions of bioinformatics and cancer data science are available in the laboratory of Peng Jiang at the Center for Cancer Research (CCR), National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institutes of Health (NIH). The overarching goal of the Jiang Lab is to understand the process of cancer immune evasion and therapy resistance through computational and data-driven approaches. The candidate will develop statistical and machine learning solutions to advance our ability to treat cancer patients. The Jiang Lab is part of the CCR Cancer Data Science Laboratory, a new initiative dedicated to translational omics research and tightly integrated with massive national projects at NCI. As the principal investigator initiating a new team, Dr. Jiang will spend a significant amount of effort on the candidates to ensure the success of their postdoctoral training. For more information, please see Dr. Jiang's website.

Multiple Positions Available: 
Yes
C.V. Required: 
Yes
Number of References Required: 
3
Experience Required: 

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in computational sciences with high proficiency in bioinformatics, statistics, and machine learning. Candidates with a background in cancer genomics, immunology research, and imaging analysis will be preferentially considered.

How To Apply: 

Please send a cover letter with past research accomplishments and future research interests, a CV with a publication list, and the contact information of three references to: pengj@alumni.princeton.edu and nadia.nimley@nih.gov.

Contact Name: 
Nadia Nimley
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Phone: 
240-858-3612

HHS, NIH, and NCI are Equal Opportunity Employers