Assistant or Associate Professor

University of Wisconsin - Madison
Biostatistics & Medical Informatics
United States WI Madison


Machine Learning (PVL 100759): The Department of Biostatistics & Medical Informatics, a vibrant and collaborative basic science department in the School of Medicine & Public Health at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, seeks applicants for a tenure-track assistant or associate professor whose research focuses on machine learning with an interest in applications for healthcare and biomedical sciences. The successful applicant for this position will join a department with a long history of research, training, and collaborative activity in machine learning for basic, clinical, and population-based studies. We are looking for someone to develop new machine learning approaches, algorithms, and strategies to create more effective predictive models from growing data resources. You will have the opportunity to use electronic health record, genomic, imaging, and other relevant data sources, all of which may inform prediction for clinical outcomes or treatment strategies, as well as data on molecular structures that might guide predictions of protein binding or other molecular characteristics. This is a great opportunity for you if you are interested in machine learning and its application to questions of human health and biomedical science. If you are interested in applying for this position, please visit the UW Jobs website (PVL 100759) to submit your application. The assured consideration date is December 15, 2019, although late applications may be considered.


Doctoral degree (PhD or equivalent) in Computer Science, Statistics, Biomedical Informatics, Electrical Engineering, or a closely related quantitative area required.

Start date

July 01, 2020

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