About the Opportunity
Working with Christine Lary's group in her lab at the Roux
Institute, this position will involve the use of advanced methods
in data science and epidemiology, including machine learning
methods. Molecular epidemiological analyses will include
genome-wide association studies (GWAS), functional data analyses
such as RNA-seq, multiomic integration, and pathway and network
analyses. Epidemiological approaches will include
pharmacoepidemiology, causal inference, and Mendelian
Randomization. The individual in this position will use best
practices for reproducible research and version control and
contribute to manuscripts and presentations of the research.
Bachelor's degree required and master's degree preferred in
Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, Data Science, Computer Science,
Genetics or related field. Programming skills in R or related
statistical software, prior experience in biostatistics,
statistical genetics, computational biology, or genomics. Excellent
communication and writing skills and some experience and or
training in high performance computing.
Data Planning and Analysis
Northeastern University considers factors such as candidate work
experience, education and skills when extending an offer.
Northeastern has a comprehensive benefits package for benefit
eligible employees. This includes medical, vision, dental, paid
time off, tuition assistance, wellness & life, retirement- as
well as commuting & transportation. Visit https://hr.northeastern.edu/benefits/
for more information.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking
to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and
staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its
forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect
that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, religion,
color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability
status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable
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