Postdoctoral Research Opportunities

Postdoctoral Research Opportunities

Posting Date: 09/09/2020


Closing Date: 03/08/2020


Job Information/Description:

The Department of Epidemiology at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College is seeking applications for multiple Postdoctoral Research positions:

1. Investigations of molecular biomarkers and genetics in relation to metabolic risk factors for cancer. Opportunities also exist to develop new, mentored projects that utilize the Center for Molecular Epidemiology Biorepository and Laboratory resources.

2. Investigations on epigenetics and cell heterogeneity in cancer and other conditions, with a focus on DNA methylation, and opportunities to contribute to bioinformatics methods development.

3. Investigations on maternal and child health, environmental mixtures, and epigenetics, with opportunities to work with several large population-based studies, including two pregnancy cohorts.

Position Qualifications: Candidates should have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in epidemiology, cancer biology, biostatistics, bioinformatics, environmental health or a closely related field. Critical to these positions is the ability to conduct independent research and work cooperatively as part of a research team. Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential. The candidates should also have quantitative training and strong computational skills. Proficiency in R, SAS, or Stata, and experience analyzing high-dimensional data is desired.



Additional Information:

To view more detailed descriptions of these opportunities, please visit https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/epidemiology/academics/trainee-funding/



Contact Information:

Applications should include a 1-2 page letter describing the candidate‚Äôs scientific interests and research background, a curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three references. Review of applications will commence immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. Materials should be e-mailed to [email protected]