Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Location
Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary
UE07 £34,304 - £40,927
Posted
04 Oct 2021
Closes
18 Oct 2021

Do you want to develop mathematical models for predicting changes in tissue state from complex multi-modal biological data? The Schumacher group in Edinburgh (https://www.ed.ac.uk/regenerative-medicine/research/linus-schumacher) is recruiting a postdoc funded by the Wellcome Leap ∆Tissue program (https://wellcomeleap.org/delta-tissue/), in collaboration with the Sander (https://www.sanderlab.org/) and Marks (https://marks.hms.harvard.edu/) labs (Harvard Medical School).

Apply here by Oct 11th: https://elxw.fa.em3.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1001/job/2104

We are seeking a postdoctoral research fellow with analytical and computational skills, experience of working with complex datasets and an interest in understanding biological systems. 

Applicants should have a PhD in a relevant subject or equivalent research experience.

Your skills and attributes for success:

  • Experience in the development of mathematical models of biological systems
  • Competence in scientific computer programming in Python, Julia, or a computer programming language with similar capabilities
  • In-depth knowledge of statistics and statistical methods, including Bayesian statistics and/or machine learning and/or topological data analysis
  • Experience working with single cell “omics” data, including multimodal and/or spatial data
  • Experience of collaborating with experimentalists or biologists

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