Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Data and Implementation Science

first_imgLocation: University of Maryland School of Pharmacy,Baltimore MarylandDescription: Post-doctoral fellowship in data and implementationscience available starting immediately at the University ofMaryland, Baltimore, School of Pharmacy, in the Department ofPharmaceutical Health Services Research. The fellowship providesmultidisciplinary, advanced training to researchers and clinicians,and prepares fellows for data and implementation science positionsin academia, government, and the consulting, pharmaceutical andinsurance industries.Fellows will engage in implementation science research, analyses oflarge claims and electronic health record data sets, includingsocial determinants of health, for epidemiologic andpharmacoeconomic studies and comparative effectiveness research,with activities funded by the FDA, MDH, BHA, SAMHSA, AHRQ, PCORI,NIH, foundations, and private corporations.Training includes mentored research, grant-writing, publication,presentation, and teaching experiences; it may also includecoursework. This position involves working closely with on-campusand external partners.Fellows receive benefits and a competitive salary.Qualifications :Doctoral level degree in Computer Science, Bioinformatics,Biomedical Informatics, Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Economics,Operations Research, Health Services Research or related analyticalfield is required. Excellent communication, organizational, andtime-management skills are a must. Research grant writingexperience is highly desired.Additional requirements include:Expertise in machine learning, deep learning, natural languageprocessing and other AI methods in health and life sciencesdatasets.Proficiency in causal inference modeling and other advancedstatistical approaches in econometrics, outcomes, or healthservices research.Expertise in advanced computational methods such as networkanalysis, graph databases and structured and unstructured datamining tools.Knowledge of SAS, R, Python, and SQL, or data visualizationsoftware requiredKnowledge of open/public/private databases including but notlimited to clinical trials and drug databases.The University of Maryland is an equal opportunity employer.How to Apply: Applicants should submit by email*, a letter ofinterest, a CV, and two letters of recommendation. Review ofapplications will start immediately. Finalist interviews will takeplace following telephone screening interviews.F.T. Shaya, PhD, MPHProfessor and Data Science Fellowship Director*Email: [email protected]last_img