NOTE: Applications are now being accepted for a start date of August 1, 2015.
Candidates need to have a PhD, MD, or MD/PhD degree, strong quantitative skills and an interest in a career in genetics research. Candidates must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
- A recent Curriculum Vitae including previous research experience, both didactic and practical.
- A personal statement describing the reason for seeking postdoctoral research training, specific research interests, and career plans.
- At least three letters of recommendation, including one either from the doctoral committee chair/advisor or past and current supervisors. The recommendation letters should address the applicant's interest and/or ability in four areas: computation, genome, cancer, and epidemiology, and the applicant's abilities of becoming an independent researcher in these areas. Signed letters of reference may be sent as PDF files.
- Proof of U.S. citizenship or permanent residency (green card).
Applications from women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged.
Please address the letters to:
Robert C. Elston, PhD
Professor of Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Wolstein Research Building
2103 Cornell Road, Rm 1300
Cleveland, Ohio 44106-7281
Please email your application materials to:
Lyn M. Haselton, Training & Education Program Manager