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Loyola University Chicago Research Associate (Post-doctoral Fellow) in Chicago, Illinois

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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

fmodave@luc.edu

Position Details

Position Details

Job Title Research Associate (Post-doctoral Fellow)

Position Title Research Associate (Post-doctoral Fellow)

Position Number

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

Close Date

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 fmodave@luc.edu

Quick Link for Posting http://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/10470

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Organizational Location HEALTH SCIENCES CAMPUS

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Open Until Filled Yes

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • Resume

Optional Documents

  • Teaching Statement

  • Research Statement

  • Writing Sample

  • Scholarly Publications

  • Teaching Evaluations

  • Other Document

  • Unofficial Transcripts

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