Postdoctoral Fellow - Center for RNA Science & Therapeutics

Title: One Postdoctoral Fellow

Department: The Center for RNA Science and Therapeutics

Supervisor Name and Title: Xiao Li, Assistant Professor, Case Western Reserve University

 I. STATEMENT OF RESEARCH AND SCIENTIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

● A highly motivated and skilled researcher in computational biology, bioinformatics, and machine learning

● Projects currently address (1) integrating electronic health records and wearable technologies for health application (e.g., early detection of COVID19 infection); (2) integrating multi-omics profiling to address obesity and type II diabetes;  and (3) investigating the binding and function of RNA binding protein in precision medicine and human diseases.

● As a postdoctoral fellow, he/she will present data at departmental seminars and scientific meetings, prepare manuscripts, and contribute preliminary data for grant proposals.

 II. TECHNICAL SKILLS

● The qualified candidate should have experience in bioinformatics and computational biology. Experience with hands-on experience in analyzing multi-omics profiling, developing machine learning model in digital health and wearables are of particular interest.

III. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

- Supervise laboratory student trainees in experimental design and data analysis of a variety of projects.

IV. EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

 - Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in computational biology, bioinformatics, compute science, or equivalent. - Prior post-doctoral research experience is not required.

- The successful candidate must have strong analytical, oral and written communication skills.

Send inquiries containing a cover letter, CV with list of publications and contact information for three references to xxl1015@case.edu.

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