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
Job Title Research Associate (Post-doctoral Fellow)
Position Title Research Associate (Post-doctoral Fellow)
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.
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
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 email@example.com
Quick Link for Posting http://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/10470
Organizational Location HEALTH SCIENCES CAMPUS
Number of Vacancies
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Open Until Filled Yes
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