Research Associate/Full Professor in Data Science #PHS019

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Chicago, ILLINOIS


Posted: 07-Feb-24

Location: Chicago, IL

Salary: Open



Internal Number: 140277

The University of Chicago invites applications for a Research Associate Professor or Research Full Professor. The appointee will join the Biostatistics Laboratory in the Department of Public Health Sciences and serve as the director of the Research Computing Group within the laboratory. The key responsibilities of the appointee include, but are not limited to: collaboration with researchers across the Biological Sciences Division in the development and implementation of federally funded research programs; innovative research in the field of Artificial Intelligence and computational biomedicine; and supervision and mentorship of data scientists and research professionals within the Biostatistics Laboratory.

Applicants must have 1) a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Data Science, Computational Biology, or a related field; 2) a minimum of 5 years grant writing experience.

Preference will be given to applicants with experience as key personnel on federally funded research projects and demonstrated experience in computational biomedicine. Publication record and experience writing successful extramural funding applications, including as a principal investigator, will be considered.

To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago, Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: Applicants must upload: 1) cover letter; 2) CV including bibliography; 3) research statement (1-2 pages), and 4) the names and contact information for three (3) references.

Review of complete applications will continue until the position is filled.

For instructions on the Interfolio application process, please visit .

All University departments and institutes are charged with building a faculty from a diversity of backgrounds and with diverse viewpoints; with cultivating an inclusive community that values freedom of expression; and with welcoming and supporting all their members.

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University's Statements on Diversity are at .

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination .

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-834-3988 or email [email protected] with their request.

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