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Postdoctoral Fellow, Constrained Statistical Inference Group, Biostatistics and Computational Biology Branch

Department of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
Division of Intramural Research
Biostatistics and Computational Biology Branch (BCBB)
Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

The Constrained Statistical Inference (CSI) group, led by Dr. Shyamal Peddada, in the Biostatistics and Computational Biology Branch (BCBB) at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC, is seeking applications for a post-doctoral fellow who is interested in developing methods for analysis of complex high dimensional data with applications to biomedical research. The post-doctoral fellow will primarily work with Dr. Peddada on microbiome and metabolomics in HIV/AIDS research. The post-doctoral fellow will have the opportunity to initiate and develop independent research projects of their interest. NIEHS is a highly collaborative and a data rich environment for a post-doctoral fellow to broaden their research interests and experiences.


A strong background in statistical theory for high dimensional data, computational skills (ability to develop user-friendly codes) and a keen interest in biomedical research are required. Experience in modern statistical methods in machine learning and related areas is highly desirable. Strong written and oral communication skills are required. Appointees may be US citizens, permanent US residents, or non-residents of the US with or eligible to obtain a valid employment-authorized visa. For additional information, please contact Dr. Shyamal D. Peddada.

To Apply:

Please send a cover letter describing research interests and background, curriculum vitae, and list of three references to Dr. Shyamal D. Peddada. Please include the phrase Post-doctoral fellow application on the email Subject line.

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