Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Edinburgh, Scotland
UE07 £34,304 - £40,927
04 Oct 2021
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 ( is recruiting a postdoc funded by the Wellcome Leap ∆Tissue program (, in collaboration with the Sander ( and Marks ( labs (Harvard Medical School).

Apply here by Oct 11th:

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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