Postdoctoral Research Position in Neuroimaging
Senior Grants and Contracts Specialist

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Requisition Title

Senior Grants and Contracts Specialist

Position (if applicable)

35242.Senior Grants and Contracts Specialist.1005606

Pay Rate/Range

TBD Based Upon Qualifications


Univ of Pittsburgh>School of Medicine-SO>School of Medicine-RC>Med-Biomedical Informatics



We would like to take this time to remind you that only qualified applicants should be considered for this position. A qualified applicant meets the minimum education requirement and meets the relevant professional experience listed on this posting.

Postdoctoral Research Scholars

The Biomedical Informatics Training Program at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is recruiting for four (4) postdoctoral research scholar in biomedical informatics. Be part of a rich collaborative environment with excellence in the areas of public health informatics, bioinformatics, clinical informatics and translational informatics

Research areas represented by our faculty include:

  • Developing, implementing, and evaluating an integrated set of tools that support causal modeling and discovery of biomedical knowledge from very large and complex biomedical data
  • Addressing gaps in clinically useful evidence on drug-drug interactions
  • Algorithms for predicting hospital readmission
  • Cancer deep phenotype extraction from electronic medical records
  • Deciphering cellular signaling system by deep mining a comprehensive genomic compendium
  • Development and evaluation of a learning electronic medical record system
  • Modeling of infectious disease study information


  • Post-graduate degree (MD or PhD) and training in Biomedical Informatics, Computer Science, Biostatistics, or a related discipline. US citizen or permanent resident.
  • Ability to independently perform research in one of the above areas of biomedical informatics with mentoring from a faculty member.
  • Ability to write and publish journal articles.

How to apply:

To apply, please go to and complete the online application. You will need to include the following:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement – description of your research interests and faculty member(s) you would be interested in working with at Pitt DBMI
  • Contact information for three references
  • One writing sample – preferably a published or accepted paper
  • The application fee will be waived – please contact Toni Porterfield (

Current postdoctoral stipend levels can be found here.

The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.


NIH-funded Postdoctoral Positions Available in Computational Biology and Machine Learning

The Osmanbeyoglu Lab is seeking enthusiastic postdoctoral scholars in Computational Biology and Machine Learning. Successful candidates will develop integrative statistical and machine learning approaches for extracting insights from cutting-edge multi-omic single cell datasets (CITE-seq, scATAC-seq, scTCRseq), clinical and drug response data for the purpose of precision cancer therapy.

The Osmanbeyoglu Lab is a rapidly growing, NCI-funded multi-disciplinary hybrid wet/dry lab at the University of Pittsburgh. We are affiliated with the Department of Biomedical Informatics, Bioengineering and UPMC Hillman Cancer Center. Our group is fortunate to have the necessary combination of large clinical sample volume at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, single-cell technology and computational biology experience. The University consistently ranks in the top 5 nationally for NIH biomedical research funding and the Cancer Center was recently ranked #7 by US News & World Report. Pittsburgh, PA is often voted the most livable city in the US featuring eclectic neighborhoods, diverse culinary and entertainment opportunities, as well as accessible outdoor recreation (

QUALIFICATIONS: PhD in an applied quantitative discipline, such as computational biology, bioinformatics, biostatistics or computer science with a strong interest in translational biomedical research. Ideal candidates would have publications demonstrating experience with scripting, computational biology, and/or machine learning. Candidates may be eligible to apply for the enhanced stipend and career development funding provided as a Hillman Postdoctoral Fellow for Innovative Cancer Research (details provided at

TO APPLY: If interested in, please send an email to Dr. Osmanbeyoglu (osmanbeyogluhu @ pitt dot edu) and include your CV (with references) and research interests. Please put the word “POSTDOC-APPLICATION-2019” in the subject line.

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Labor Condition Application Posting Information
H-1B nonimmigrant workers are being sought by The University of Pittsburgh through the filing of a Labor Condition Application with the Employment and Training Administration of the U.S. Department of Labor.
Employment Information:
Location of Employment:                      5607 Baum Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Job title:                                               Senior Software Developer (also known as Systems Programmer IV)
Period of Employment:                          12/05/2020 to 12/04/2023
SOC (ONET/OES) Code:                      Bioinformatics Scientists (O*NET 19-1029.01)
Total # of H-1B Nonimmigrants Sought: One (1)
Offered Wage:                                       $70,702 per year
1.   The labor condition application is available for public inspection at the offices of the Department of Biomedical Informatics, located at 5607 Baum Blvd, Suite 500, Pittsburgh, PA 15206.
2.   Complaints alleging misrepresentation of material facts in the labor condition application and/or failure to comply with the terms of the labor condition application may be filed with any office of the Wage and Hour Division of the United States Department of Labor.