Team Scientist

Location
Chicago, Illinois
Salary
Up to $120,000 per year + benefits
Posted
April 16 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

The University of Chicago's Department of Medicine is searching for full time faculty members at any rank to join the Center for Translational Data Science.  We seek team scientists who will lead research focusing on: a) translational data science (the application of data science to research problems in biology, medicine and healthcare); b) the development of data commons, data ecosystem and other cloud computing platforms, systems and applications to support translational data science; and/or c) the development of machine learning, statistical, bioinformatics and AI algorithms to support translational data science.  We especially welcome applicants whose research focuses more broadly in the areas of computer science, bioinformatics, data science, mathematics, information technology, genetics, genomics, and/or systems biology. Academic rank and compensation will be commensurate with qualifications. 

Applicants must have a doctoral degree or equivalent.  To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago’s Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: http://apply.interfolio.com/84622. Applicants must upload a CV including bibliography, cover letter, and research statement. Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s Statements on Diversity are at https://provost.uchicago.edu/statements-diversity.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination.

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-1032 or email equalopportunity@uchicago.edu with their request.