Postdoc Position at the Intersection of ML and Cancer Research

Wednesday 2nd June 2021

Organization: University of Virginia

Location: Charlottesville

Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate

URL:https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/UVAJobs/job/Charlottesville-VA/Research-Associate-in-Engineering-Systems-and-Environment_R0023718

Email Addressna7fp@virginia.edu

Description: Postdoc Position at the Intersection of ML and Cancer Research

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in Machine Learning Applications in Cancer Research, with an aim to enable accurate prediction of individual cancer patient’s response to chemotherapy. This position will be under the supervision of Negin Alemazkoor, PhD and Paul Kunk, MD.

This position is for one year, renewable for an additional year subject to satisfactory performance and availability of funds. The successful candidate is expected to begin on July 1, 2021, although the start date is negotiable. More information about the project can be found in the attached file.

Required Qualification
The ideal candidate will have a PhD in computer science, applied mathematics, electrical engineering or a closely related discipline, with a solid background in machine learning, data science, and image processing.


How to Apply
Applications should be submitted at
https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/UVAJobs/job/Charlottesville-VA/Research-Associate-in-Engineering-Systems-and-Environment_R0023718
and must include:

• Curriculum vitae,
• Cover letter,
• 1-2 peer-reviewed publications related to this position,
• Contact information for 3 references.
Review of completed applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.