Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Postdoctoral Positions in Quantitative Epidemiology and Network Science

Posted: 5/2/2017 (Employment)

Postdoctoral positions in quantitative epidemiology and network science, with a focus on methodology for respondent-driven sampling and network sampling, are available in Forrest W. Crawford’s group in the Department of Biostatistics at the Yale School of Public Health: http://www.crawfordlab.io/

 

Research areas: quantitative social science, network-based epidemiology, link-tracing network sampling designs, causal inference.

Qualifications and skills:

1. Recent PhD in related discipline

2. Programming skills (e.g. R, Python) and familiarity with scientific computing workflows (e.g. git, Unix/Linux, TeX/LaTeX)

3. Quantitative skills in applied mathematics, probability, statistics

4. Outstanding communication skills and ability to work in a team environment

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

Application instructions: Please send a cover letter explaining your qualifications and interests, along with a current CV and contact information for three references to forrest.crawford@yale.edu. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

For further information about our school, please visit http://publichealth.yale.edu.

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Location: Yale University