Postdoctoral Research Scholar

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Vacancy Type Post Doc Is Internal Transfer Only No Time-Limited Appointment Length No If Yes, Appointment Length Working Title Postdoctoral Research Scholar Anticipated Hiring Range $48,000 - $55,000 Position Number 00107274 Work Schedule 8AM - 5PM, Monday - Friday Full Time Equivalent (FTE) 1.0 Department 172201 - Biological Sciences Department 172201 - Biological Sciences Job City & State Raleigh, NC Essential Job Duties

Dr. Yi-Hui Zhou’s Lab for high dimensional predictive biology at North Carolina
State University is looking for a Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Machine
Learning. The mission of the lab is to promote and facilitate improvements in the
predictive methods for high dimensional integrative biology, including but not
limited to precision medicine.

Other Work/Responsibilities

Write technique report/paper

Minimum Experience/Education

Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate (e.g., M.D., D.V.M., Sc.D.) in appropriate field awarded no more than five (5) years from initial date of postdoctoral appointment.

Departmental Required Skills

· Skill in computer programming such as Java, R, Python, or other languages to implement and test research ideas
· Expertise in data mining, machine learning
· Expertise in developing data visualizations

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

PhD in Statistics, Computer Sciences, Operations Research,
Mathematics or other quantitative discipline
· Skill in computer programming such as Java, R, Python, or other
languages to implement and test research ideas
· Expertise in data mining, machine learning
· Expertise in developing data visualizations

Required License or Certification


Special Instructions Job Open Date 10/23/2018 Must Be Open Until

Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time. 11/05/2018 Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No Proposed Hire Date 01/01/2019 AA/EOE

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.
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Supplemental Question

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have 3 or more years training in Machine Learning?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have significant knowledge of high performance computing? If yes, please give examples.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * What type of experience do you have working with high dimensional genomics data?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * How did you learn of this opportunity?
    • NCSU Website
    • NCSU Executive Search Services
    • Other Online Job Board
    • Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
    • Job / Career Fair
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Professional Journal
    • Print Advertisement (Newspaper / Periodical)
    • Professional Organization
    • Direct Contact from NCSU HR Representative / Recruiter
    • NCSU Employee Referral
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Other)
    • Other
  5. If you learned about this vacancy from "other source" or "other website", please provide the source.

    (Open Ended Question)

Application Materials Required Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Contact Information for References
  3. Resume/CV
Optional Documents




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    Posted: 2/8/2019
    Application Due: 3/14/2019
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