We have full funding for two graduate students (MSc or PhD). The candidates for the positions should have excellent background in life science, statistics/math or computer science. If candidates have background in computer science, they can register in graduate program in The Department of Computer Science. If candidates have background in computer science, engineering, math or statistics, they can register in graduate program in The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The University of Manitoba. If candidates have background in life science, they can register in graduate programs in The Department of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics at The University of Manitoba.
The first position will focus on developing deep learning models for drug discovery and the second position will focus on developing statistical and computational models for single cell copy number variation analysis.
To apply for the positions, please send a CV, transcripts, related reports/publications written in English to Dr. Pingzhao Hu at firstname.lastname@example.org before September 1, 2019 for Canada/USA applicants to be starting at 2020 Winter Term or October 1, 2019 for international applicants to be starting at 2020 summer term.
|Start Date||Department Deadline (Canada/US)||Grad Studies Deadline (Canada/US)||Department Deadline (International)||Grad Studies Deadline (International) |
|September||May 15||July 1||February 15||April 1|
|January||September 15||November 1||June 15||August 1|
|May||January 15||March 1||October 15||December 1|
|July||March 15||May 1||December 15||February 1|
We accept both full-time and part-time graduate students. Applicants should send Dr. Pingzhao Hu their CV, transcripts and English test resultsif required.
Applicants should have background in statistics, computer science or human genetics with strong programming skill.
Applicants who are interested in applying for federal and local fundings (NSERC Undergraduate Summer Research Award, CIHR Undergraduate Summer Student Health Research Award and University of Manitoba Undergraduate Summer Research Award) for summer research, please contact the PI to discuss the applications as early as possible.
For all aplicants, you should have a GPA >3.8.
The Hu lab hosts visiting professors and students' long- and short-term research.