Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Posting Number: R1900214
Employer: Research Foundation
Salary Range: $52,000 - $55,000
The department of Biomedical Informatics at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is a nationally recognized center of excellence in Biomedical Informatics and Translational Informatics. Currently, we have a Master's and PhD program and will be starting an undergraduate program this year. We have an ACGME accredited Clinical Informatics fellowship for physicians to become board certified. During the grandfather period, the NLM T15 fellowship can count toward board eligibility in Clinical Informatics.
This is an NIH, NLM T15 sponsored Fellowship in Biomedical Informatics. Its training prepares one for a career in academia or industry performing research in the field of Biomedical Informatics. There is also potential for concurrently obtaining a Master's Degree in Biomedical Informatics.
The Postdoctoral Associate will study and perform research in Biomedical Informatics, working on one or more of the following:
Knowledge Representation and NLP methods
Public Health Informatics
Duties will include:
Performing informatics research and conducting mentored research
Presenting research findings to faculty, graduate students and at national conferences and other scientific meetings
Preparing and submitting research findings for peer reviewed publication
Assisting in preparation of proposals for grant funding
Attending seminars, Journal Clubs, Grand Rounds, meetings and conferences
Assisting with the teaching and training of graduate students
Outstanding Benefits Package Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.
About UB The University at Buffalo is SUNY's most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowledge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.
As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the Research Foundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and veteran or disability status.
As per NIH, NLM T15 sponsored fellowship requirements, appointees must be a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident. Please do not apply if you cannot satisfy this requirement.
Must have a MD, DO or PhD in a field related to Biomedical Informatics, Computer Science, Statistics or Computational Biology, Computational Chemistry
Must have a strong interest in any of the following: NLP, Knowledge Representation, Clinical Informatics, Bioinformatics, Biomedical Ontology, Nursing Informatics, Imaging Informatics or Public Health Informatics
Must be interested in a career in some aspect of Biomedical Informatics
Experience working with clinical systems, learning health systems or translational science or computational biology
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowl¬edge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society.