We are seeking a highly self-motivated researcher who are expected to lead projects that address challenging algorithmic problems in computational biology. Please refer to our website (sites.psu.edu/mxs2589/research) for a list of research topics that we have been interested in.
A Ph.D. in computer science, mathematics, statistics, computational biology, bioinformatics, or a related field is required. Demonstrated skill set in algorithm design, analysis, and implementation will be highly advantageous (and please highlight them in your application).
Interested candidates please send a cover letter, CV, 2-3 representative first-author papers, and names of at least three referees to Dr. Mingfu Shao.