Fully funded bioinformatics PhD student position

Institution/Company:
University of Manitoba
Location:
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Job Type:
  • Graduate Position (Starting date: January 2 or May 1, 2020)
Degree Level Required:
Masters, Bachelor's
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Fully funded bioinformatics PhD student position

The position will be funded $20,000 per year for 4 years (Starting date: January 2 or May 1, 2020). For more information about the group’s research, please visit www.hu-bioinformaticslab.org .

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will develop deep learning and advanced statistical algorithms to analyze single cell sequencing, compound structures and chemogenomic data sets.

Qualifications:

The successful candidate should have a thesis-based Master’s or BSc degree in broadly defined life science, computer science, computer engineering, mathematics or statistics. The successful candidate should have a GPA >3.5 of 4.5 (average >=85% in the last 60 credits).

Depending on the candidate’s background, he/she can register the PhD program in either the Department of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics or the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

  • How to Apply

    To apply, please send a CV, transcripts, related reports/publications written in English to Dr. Pingzhao Hu at pingzhao.hu@umanitoba.ca.