Postdoctoral Associate - Perioperative Data Science Research (62991)



The postdoctoral associate position will specialize in data science projects involving deep learning, graph and network modeling, and/or geospatial analyses. This individual will use existing, pre-processed, validated, and well documented perioperative data models developed by the lab over the past 5 years. While there will be an emphasis on primary project management, the individual will also support clinical and basic science students during summer projects. There will be significant opportunities to collaborate with labs across several Colleges on campus including the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering, Warrington College of Business, and College of Pharmacy. Our team maintains excellent relationships with a number of methodology experts across campus, allowing access to faculty consultation as necessary. Our goal is to escalate the scale and scope of perioperative machine learning research to include issues of perioperative decision and process optimization, and then to extend our collaborations state-wide using infrastructures available via the CTSI and OneFlorida networks.

Minimum Requirement: Ph.D.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with data science and/or related software development projects.
  • Comfortable working in Python and associated machine learning libraries.
  • Experience in DevOps or applications of machine learning models preferred.
  • No specific healthcare experience required.


Applicants should include a curriculum vitae, portfolio of related research and a list of three references. If selected as one of the final candidates, three letters of references will be required.

The Search Committee will accept applications until the position is filled. Applications will be reviewed starting as soon as possible after the posting date.

Selected candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approval by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://naces.org/ .

If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.

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