Postdoctoral Research Associate - Biostatistics

Job Location US-TN-Memphis
Faculty Member
Motomi Mori


Advance hope, medical science, statistical science, and your career as a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Biostatistics at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. As a fellow you will join our faculty in the Department of Biostatistics in providing statistical support and developing innovative statistical methods for research projects at the cutting edge of biomedical research. 


The department is seeking an outstanding postdoctoral fellow to engage in the development of statistical methodology and software for complex biomedical data such as longitudinal, imaging, wearable device, and genetic/genome studies with broad application in pediatric cancer and mental health.  


For eight consecutive years, St. Jude has ranked among the top places to work in the U.S. by Forbes Magazine. Salary and benefits are competitive. Apply online and send cover letter, CV, and three recommendation letters to Dr. Tomi Mori via e-mail at


Appointment is for two years. 

Minimum Education

A recent Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics, bioinformatics, computational biology, computer science or closely related field is required. Strong background in functional data analysis, imaging data analysis, nonparametric statistics, high dimensional data modeling, statistical learning, multivariate data analysis, survival data analysis, statistical genetics, and deep learning are all considered as a plus. Applicants must have a strong computational background and demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Other Information

COVID-19 vaccine:


As of September 10, 2021, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has mandated the COVID-19 vaccine for all employees, excluding those with an approved medical or religious accommodation, as a condition of employment.


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