Brandeis University, Computer Science Postdocs

Position ID:Brandeis-COSCI_PDOCS-MLPOSTDOC [#18412]
Position Title: Brandeis Machine Learning Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Waltham, Massachusetts 02453, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Computer Science / Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Machine learning methodology and applications
Appl Deadline: finished (2021/04/02, finished 2022/04/09, listed until 2021/10/02)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Brandeis Computer Science has an opening for a postdoc fellow to join the NSF GlycoMIP research team ( GlycoMIP is an NSF-funded Materials Innovation Platform ($23 million) that tackles the scientific and technological bottlenecks in glycomaterials research. This position is responsible for developing machine learning techniques for structure analysis of glycomaterials using MS/MS and NMR, and should work closely with other team members of GlycoMIP. 

The ideal candidate would be well knowledgeable in machine learning and deep learning, experienced in performing large-scale data analyses, proficiency in object-oriented programming (e.g., in Python), and hold a PhD in computer science, applied math, biophysics/physics, theoretical or computational chemistry, or a related field. 

Start Date: As soon as August 1st 2021. 
Location: Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02453, USA. 

 Brandeis University offers the following benefits to postdocs:
  • Paid leave programs — vacation, sick leave, holidays
  • Extended Illness Benefit — provides initial short-term disability benefits
  • Disability Benefits — provides additional disability benefits after Extended Illness Benefit is exhausted
  • Life Insurance coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • COBRA Administration (continuation of health coverage after separation or certain events)
  • Workers Compensation
  • Unemployment Compensation
  • All benefits already provided (healthcare plans and social security contributions) 
Brandeis University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, is committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community, and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Michtom School of Computer Science
Volen 261, MS 018
Brandeis University
415 South Street
Waltham, MA 02453