Research Associate (Post-doctoral Fellow)

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Job Title:

Research Associate (Post-doctoral Fellow)

Position Title:

Research Associate (Post-doctoral Fellow)

Job Category:

University Faculty

Job Type:

Full-Time

FLSA Status:

Exempt

Campus:

Maywood-Health Sciences Campus

Location Code:

DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE (06500A)

Department Name:

DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE

Is this split and/or fully grant funded? :

Yes

Duties and Responsibilities:

This is a 2-year research postdoctoral position. The candidate will work with Dr. Modave, Director of the Center for Health Outcomes and Informatics Research, and Chair of the Department of Health Informatics and Data Science, in the new Parkinson School of Health Sciences and Public Health, at Loyola University Chicago HSD (https://www.chicagobusiness.com/education/loyola-scores-big-grant-new-health-school).

The candidate will develop predictive models of health outcomes using a broad range of data science methods, as well as data coming from large heterogeneous databases (e.g. EHR data, patient-generated data, claims data, and a variety of other publicly available datasets). Of particular interest are individuals with an interest in applications to chronic disease management, cancer prevention, and social determinants of health.
Excellent communication skills, written and oral, are required.

Qualifications:

PhD in a data science area.

Physical Demands:

Repetitive Motions

Working Conditions:

None

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience:

•PhD in a data science related field (biomedical / Health informatics, data science, computer science, etc.)

•Experience with development of predictive models, biostatistics, machine learning and deep learning methodologies, preferably in the context of health care. Experience with programming in high-level language preferred (e.g. Python, Java, C, C++, etc.)

Open Date:

03/11/2019

Special Instructions to Applicants:

For more information:
François Modave, PhD
Director, Center for Health Outcomes and Informatics Research
Chair, Department of Health Informatics and Data Science
Parkinson School of Health Sciences and Public Health
Loyola University Chicago
Ph: (708) 216-7962
[email protected]

Quick Link for Posting:

https://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/10470

Organizational Location:

HEALTH SCIENCES CAMPUS

Open Until Filled:

Yes

 

 

 

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Posted: 12/5/2019
Application Due: 8/28/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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