The Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research isrecruiting for a Postdoctoral Associate in pharmacogenomics anddata science, available immediately. The research is funded anddirected by Dr. Caitrin McDonough, at the University of Florida,College of Pharmacy. The Postdoc will engage in projects such aspharmacogenomic genome-wide association studies, linking electronichealth record based data with ‘omic data, constructing and usingcomputable phenotypes to characterize subpopulations within largeelectronic health record and claims datasets such as the OneFloridaData Trust, and developing clinical decision support based onsuccessful computable phenotypes.Minimum Requirements: PhD in epidemiology, biostatistics,bioinformatics, biomedical informatics, human genetics, or relatedfield. OR PharmD with relevant research experience.Preferred Requirements: Expertise or knowledge in computationalprogramming and statistical data analysis. Knowledge of SAS, R,Python, or SQL. Experience working with high performance or clustercomputing environments. Knowledge of open/public/private databasesincluding but not limited to clinical trial and drug databases.Excellent communication, organizational, and time-managementskills. Have a strong interest in pharmacogenomics and/orpharmacoepidemiology. Highly motivated to conduct scientificresearch, and able to work independently on team-oriented projects.Research grant writing experience is highly desired.Interested applicants should submit an online application thatincludes a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and the names of threeindividuals willing to serve as professional references. Ifinterested, candidates may also email their cover letter, CV, &statement of research interests to: Caitrin W. McDonough, [email protected] Pleasereference “Postdoc – McDonough” in the subject lineFinal candidate will be required to provide official transcript tothe hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not beconsidered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” isvisible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside ofthe United States are required to be evaluated by a professionalcredentialing service provider approved by National Association ofCredential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found athttp://www.naces.org/ .The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institutiondedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty andstaff.The University of Florida is An Equal Employment OpportunityInstitution. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed toapply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the FloridaRelay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent uponeligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordancewith Florida’s Sunshine Law.#Category=40The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination withrespect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex,sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status,national origin, political opinions or affiliations, geneticinformation and veteran status in all aspects of employmentincluding recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline,terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, andtraining.