Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Wayne State University/Karmanos Cancer Institute
Oncology/Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Core
United StatesMichiganDetroit


The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute (KCI) ( is an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center dedicated to the prevention, early detection, treatment, and eventual eradication of cancer. KCI is affiliated with Wayne State University School of Medicine (WSUSOM,, which has the largest single-campus medical school in the country. WSU ( is a Carnegie level 1 institution and a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high-quality education.

The project aims to develop an innovative metabolite identification algorithm for metabolomics using liquid or gas chromatography coupled with mass spectrometry (LC/GC-MS) by addressing two important components of data analysis: peak detection and compound identification.


The postdoctoral fellow is expected to have a Ph.D. degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, Mathematics, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, or other relevant disciplines, with strong quantitative or computational research background, excellent oral and written communication skills, and experience in writing scientific papers. The candidate is expected to be proficient in one or multiple of popular programming languages (e.g., R, Python, MATLAB, C, C++, FORTRAN, JAVA, etc.) with knowledge.

Start date

As soon as possible

How to Apply

Please send your CV to Dr. Seongho Kim ( with the subject line: 2022 Postdoc Application.