The newly founded Population Health Informatics Program at the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine is seeking to fill a twelve-month non-tenure track Investigator/Research Assistant Professor position.
Engage in collaborative research with clinical and basic scientists
Developing an independent line of research in the area of biomedical or health informatics
Present research at national and international meetings
Write scientific papers
Assist in developing and writing grant applications
Perform analysis and provide statistical and computational support on research projects
Create and maintain databases from biomedical data
Perform predictive analytics on biomedical data
Develop and implement text-mining solutions
Write computer programs/scripts for various research projects
Be very familiar with software packages such as Matlab or R. and with programming languages such as JAVA, PERL or Python
Participate in training and supervise staff and graduate students
Additionally, candidates must have:
A strong research track-record along with a minimum of 3 years of full-time research experience in the field of informatics
Background in biomedical sciences
Candidates with a strong background in predictive analytics and text-mining will receive priority
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in computer science, statistics or biomedical informatics.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Please upload a cover letter outlining research experience and interests, a detailed curriculum vitae, copy of your transcripts, and a diversity statement that describes your interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion. Please complete the Professional References section of the application for three references. A system-generated link will be provided through which references can submit letters.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Inquiries should be addressed to Ramin Homayouni, Ph.D., Search Committee Chair, email@example.com
Internal Number: 15588
About Oakland University
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.