Postdoctoral Fellow in Forecasting Influenza Evolution

The Rohani and Drake labs have a position available for a postdoctoral fellow, who will be based at the Odum School of Ecology at the University of Georgia. The position is aimed at using machine learning approaches in order to predict the antigenic evolution of seasonal influenza viruses. The position is part of a CDC-funded collaborative project with Dr Justin Bahl at the University of Georgia.

Basic Qualifications:
We are seeking candidates with excellent quantitative skills, including appropriate programming skills, preferably with some background in statistical learning algorithms, epidemiology or molecular systematics. The position is funded for two years, with the possibility of renewal. The salary will be in the range $50K-60K, depending on experience.

Interested candidates should send a letter of inquiry and CV with 3 references to Pej Rohani (rohani@uga.edu).

Applications will be evaluated as they come in.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

Type
Postdoc
Institution
University of Georgia
City
Athens
Country
USA
Closing date
August 25th, 2019
Posted on
July 25th, 2019 15:43
Last updated
July 25th, 2019 15:43
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