It will be appreciated if you can send this PhD position info to your network/friends/colleagues who are interested in a full scholarship PhD program. The application info can be found in the link below (a brief summary follows). Please note that the application due is only ~ 3 weeks to go (29/Jan).
Title Novel statistical approach to tackle the problem of genotype-by-environment interaction
Financial support A living allowance scholarship of $29,863 per annum is available to eligible applicants. A fee-offset or waiver for the standard term of the program is also included.
Selection criteria: · Experience in computer programming or software, with the ability to communicate with databases and handle large data files • A developing record of research achievement as demonstrated by publications, conference papers and other research activities, commensurate with opportunity • High level verbal and written communication skills with the ability to present information effectively and clearly to a wide audience, including writing for publication • Demonstrated experience and ability to work collaboratively as part of a diverse and multi-disciplinary research team as well as work independently
Applicants who can also demonstrate the following will be highly regarded: • Master degree in a relevant field • Skills in programming such as R, STATA, SPSS, Python, Fortran and C for handling statistical data • Experience with statistical analysis of quantitative or statistical genetic models for complex traits Application due 29/Jan/23