Computational Genomic Epidemiology of Cancer (CoGEC) Applications

NOTE: Applications are currently being accepted. 

Candidates need to have a PhD, MD, or MD/PhD degree, strong quantitative skills and an interest in a career in genetics research. Candidates must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

  • A recent Curriculum Vitae including previous research experience, both didactic and practical.
  • A personal statement describing the reason for seeking postdoctoral research training, specific research interests, and career plans.
  • At least three letters of recommendation, including one either from the doctoral committee chair/advisor or past and current supervisors. The recommendation letters should address the applicant's interest and/or ability in four areas: computation, genome, cancer, and epidemiology, and the applicant's abilities of becoming an independent researcher in these areas. Signed letters of reference may be sent as PDF files.
  • Proof of U.S. citizenship or permanent residency (green card).

Applications from women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged.

Please address the letters to:

Rong Xu, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
10900 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44106

Please email your application materials to:

Damian Junk, PhD
Training & Education Program Manager