PamiTC Job Board - Posting Details

Title: Post-doctoral Fellow/PhD position in statistical genomics and imaging Posted: July 26, 2014
Company/Institution: Tulane University
Location: New Orleans
Department: Biomedical Engineering & Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

Description: A post-doctoral/PhD graduate research assistant position is available immediately to work on the development of machine learning and signal processing algorithms with applications to the integration of genomic data with fMRI imaging. The candidate will have a chance to collaborate with people at Tulane School of Sciences and Engineering, School of Public Health and Tropic Medicine and School of Medicine. Tulane is a private university and a member of the 63 prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU). Tulane is always ranked among the top 50 best universities in the USA by US News Report, providing a unique environment for learning and research. The PhD student will receive $26000 support per year with tuition waiver and other benefits. The salary for post-doctoral fellow is negotiable, commensurate with the experiences of the candidate. Qualifications: (1) A degree in Applied and Computational Mathematics, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics or other related fields; (2) Programming skills with MATLAB or C; (3) Experience and knowledge of signal processing, machine learning and statistical analysis; (4) Knowledge of biology and genomics is desirable but not required.

Application Instructions: To apply for the position, please send CV with a list of three references to For more details, please contact: Yu-Ping Wang, PhD Department of Biomedical Engineering Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Tulane University 500 Lindy Boggs Bldg. New Orleans, LA 70118 Email:; Phone: 504-8655867