Posts tagged Career Options: Data Science

Versatile PhD to host a web-based "Ask Me Anything" event with Dr. Desney Tan of Microsoft Health

Kim Petrie
September 5, 2017

AMA (Ask Me Anything) with Dr. Desney Tan of Microsoft Health September 6-8 in the AMA forum on the VPhD site Desney Tan (Ph.D. Computer Science, 2004) is Senior Director of Microsoft's Clinical Sensing and Analytics group and has been honored for his work on whole-body computing. He is a passionate believer in the creative utility of research and the contributions that PhDs in all disciplines can make in industrial settings.

Nashville Software School Info Session: Data Science, August 23rd

Angela Zito
August 11, 2017
Posted in Announcements

Nashville Software School Info Session: Data Science Wed, August 23, 2017 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM CDT This special information session is for individuals interested in learning more about the Data Science Bootcamp at Nashville Software School. You'll hear more about the curriculum, tuition options, job placement services, etc. You will also have the opportunity to get your questions answered about about the bootcamp and NSS.

Insight Data Science - Online Alumni Panels June 20th

Angela Zito
June 16, 2017
Posted in Announcements

Insight Data Science Online Alumni Panels on 6/20   Insight would like to invite you to chat with alumni from Their Insight Data Science Program on June 20th. They will be hosting separate online alumni panels for each program: Boston, New York, Silicon Valley, and the Remote program - and encourage you to chat with alumni from the city where you want to live to learn more about Insight and starting your data science career. For more information on the Data Science Program click here  

Next Insight Fellowships start Sept 5th--Applications due June 26th!

Angela Zito
June 16, 2017
Posted in Announcements

Next Insight Fellowships start on September 5, 2017 Insight is an intensive, seven week postdoctoral training fellowship that bridges the gap between academia and a career in data science. Based in Silicon Valley, New York City, Boston, Seattle, as well as a growing network across the country, the program enables scientists to learn the industry specific skills needed to work in the growing field of big data at leading companies. INSIGHT in a nutshell:

Applications are open for Insight Data Science Fellowships

Angela Zito
May 1, 2017
Posted in Announcements

Insight is an intensive, seven week postdoctoral training fellowship that bridges the gap between academia and a career in data science. Based in Silicon Valley, New York City, Boston, Seattle, as well as a growing network across the country, the program enables scientists to learn the industry specific skills needed to work in the growing field of big data at leading companies. INSIGHT in a nutshell:

Insight Data Science Fellows Program Expands to Seattle!

Angela Zito
April 5, 2017
Posted in Announcements

Insight Data Science Fellows Program Expands to Seattle! Insight is expanding to Seattle this summer. The first session of the Insight Data Science Fellows program based in Seattle will begin in July, with mentorship from data teams at Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft, the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, and many more data teams. This Insight Fellows Program, like all Insight programs, is tuition-free.

Internship Opportunity: Software Engineering Research intern, Flatiron Health

Kate Stuart
February 2, 2017
Posted in Announcements

Our engineering team The Flatiron Health engineering team builds and runs data processing pipelines, algorithmic and human-operated data curation tools, and customer-facing data analytics and visualization tools. We build systems that clean, structure and understand clinical-level patient data as we build the largest, most comprehensive set of oncology data intelligence. We scale pipelines to handle the world's oncology data with creative engineering solutions to open-ended oncology data problems. Read about our engineering culture!   Our data

Postdoctoral fellowship opportunities - Harvard Data Science Initiative - apply now!

Kim Petrie
January 26, 2017
Posted in Announcements

The Harvard University Data Science Initiative is seeking applications for its inaugural Harvard Data Science Postdoctoral Fellows Program for the 2017-2018 academic year. The normal duration of the Fellowship is two years. Fellows will receive a generous salary as well as an annual allocation for research and travel expenses.

Job Opportunity: Staff Scientist-Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

Ashley Brady
January 24, 2017

Staff Scientist-Biomedical Informatics-1700083 Description: Assists the principal investigator with manuscript preparation.  Design and carry out experiments using EHR based data resources independently.  Assist others in the implementation of experiments.  Write program for data analysis and visualization to be used by lab members.  Key Functions and Expected Performances: 1.Independently oversee research projects and perform near to totally independent research. 

Data Science in Industry featuring Insight Data Science

Kate Stuart
September 30, 2016

Katie Amrine, a Program Director and Data Scientist at Insight Data Science, will discuss the growing demand for data scientists in industry, why PhDs are uniquely positioned to fill these roles, and some tips and strategies for how to make the transition into industry.  Katie will also give a brief overview of the Insight Data Science Fellows Program and how it helps graduate students and postdocs bridge the gap between academia and industry. Thursday, October 13 1:00pm Light Hall 512

"Staying Ahead of the Curve in Diagnostics Policy", Webinar via Life Science TN

Ashley Brady
August 18, 2016
Posted in Announcements

Staying Ahead of the Curve in Diagnostics Policy Thursday, September 1 9:30 - 11 a.m. CT The BRET Office will be streaming this webinar live from Light Hall 415C.   Please plan to join us if you are interested (no need for a Life Science TN membership)!  

Job Opportunity: NextGxDx- Data Analyst, Franklin, TN

Ashley Brady
June 27, 2016

NextGxDx is seeking a data analyst to grow our bioinformatics infrastructure and support our online genetic testing marketplace. This individual would be directly involved in the construction and development of new and exciting data products that are directly tied to the company’s central mission of bringing transparency and efficiency to the genetic testing market.

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