The Ma Lab at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center specializes in statistical and computational methods for big biomedical data. We address statistical challenges faced with understanding and interpreting complex health data, and develop novel statistical methods to enhance reproducible biomedical discoveries. Our current research interests include microbiome data analysis and statistical data integration with applications to cancer biology and aging.
Postdoc Position Available
Advising: We are recruiting motivated and hard-working students interested in statistical learning for bimedical data. If you are an undergrad or graduate student at the University of Washington, and you are interested in any of the papers or projects listed on this website, send me an email with your interests and CV.
I will be visiting Department of Statistics at Texas A&M University as Assistant Professor, during the academic year 2019-2020.
Jing received award from The Jayne Koskinas Ted Giovanis Foundation for Health and Policy, joint with Minjoung Kyoung, Michael Konopka, Tara Sigdel, Young Hwan Chang on a proposal titled ``Understanding Therapeutics Failures Through 4D Single-cell Analysis of Metabolic Heterogeneity”.
Position Title: Postdoctoral Researcher in Biostatistics
Summary: The research group led by Dr. Jing Ma in the Division of Public Health Sciences at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Prof. Ali Shojaie in the Department of Biostatistics at the University of Washington is seeking for a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to develop novel statistical methods for problems in genomics and microbiome. The project will focus on methods for analysis of complex biological/ecological systems using novel statistical machine learning tools, including network analysis, high-dimensional regression and inference. This is a unique opportunity for someone who is interested in a collaborative environment and interacting with investigators with diverse experiences. The position is available for 2 years from August 1st 2018 (or by negotiation).
Duties and Responsibilities: The successful candidate will work with Dr. Jing Ma and Prof. Ali Shojaie in developing novel statistical/computational methods in the context of genomics and microbiome. He/she will have opportunities to join collaborative research projects within Fred Hutch and UW as well as external collaborations.
Position Qualifications: The successful candidate will have
In addition, the ideal candidate will also have
Salary Range: Competitive.
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