Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM) has opportunities in the Data Sciences and Informatics program as a part of the School's Precision Health Initiative, which has a $120 million investment to address major and large-scale health problems facing humanity through multidisciplinary teams of talented and highly motivated researchers. These can be tenure-track, research-track, or clinical positions and open to all academic ranks. Ample resources for research and collaboration, including:
The Center for Medical Genomics (CMG), a state-of-the-art technology center that provides medical scientists with affordable access to high-quality high-throughput genomics services in a timely fashion.
The Indiana Network for Patient Care research database (INPCR)—a database housing more than 18 million individual patient records over 30 years—a resource nearly unparalleled for clinical research around the world. The Indiana Network for Patient Care (INPC) is run by Indiana Health Information Exchange (IHIE), and includes data elements such as admission and discharge data, lab reports, microbiology, pathology, radiology, cardiology, and EKG data.
Close working relationship with the Regenstrief Institute and its unparalleled health data, informatics, data analytics resources, as well as internationally recognized faculty and staff.
Indiana clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI), which fosters collaborations with researchers at Notre Dame and Purdue Universities. This might be the opportunity for you if you have experience and interest in biomedical data science, bioinformatics, systems biology, or biomedical informatics, particularly in the following areas:
Integrative analysis of genomic, molecular, imaging and clinical data for translational research
Data mining or natural language processing of large electronic medical record data for deep phenotyping
Biomedical image analysis, computational pathology, and imaging informatics
Visualization and visual analytics of multidimensional biomedical data
Systems biology and modeling of complex diseases and clinical trials
Metagenomics, pharmacogenomics, metabolomics, and epigenomics data analysis and integration for translational research In this role you will:
Build upon and maintain a successful research and funding portfolio that involves interdisciplinary collaborations across campus
Contribute to the development of a new educational program in quantitative biomedical science through lectures and student mentorships
IUSM is the largest medical school in the country and annually ranks among the top medical schools in the nation by US News & World Report. The school offers high-quality medical education, access to leading medical research, and campuses in nine Indiana cities, including rural and urban locations consistently recognized for livability. Our main campus is located in Indianapolis, which is fast-growing thanks to one of the largest concentrations of health sciences companies in the United States. Our dynamic downtown is a bustling commercial center, entertainment destination, and residential neighborhood. The growing residential base enjoys rich amenities and quality of life – the city possesses a variety of professional sports, arts venues, and outdoor recreation areas. For additional information on life in Indy, visit https://www.nomeancity.com/ or http://medicine.iupui.edu/AboutIndy/. To learn more about these positions or apply, visit http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/ Indiana University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer committed to building a diverse learning environment and on supporting the professional development of ethnic minorities, women, and people with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
PhD, MD, or equivalent in a related discipline
Solid publication record demonstrating expertise in biomedical data science
Department Contact for Questions:
Megan Metzger firstname.lastname@example.org
OAA #: IUSM004672016
Internal Number: 6823
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.