We have two fully-funded PhD positions to start in winter term of 2018 (January 2, 2018):
Position 1: PhD student in bioinformatics. The successful candidate should have a thesis-based Master's degree (two-years program) in broadly defined life science. He or she should have solid background in cancer biology or human genetics. The successful candidate should have a GPA >3.5 of 4.5 (University of Manitoba scale).
Position 2: PhD student in (bio)statistics. The successful candidate should have a thesis-based Master's degree (two-years program) and honor bachelor's degree in (bio)statistics. The successful candidate should have a GPA>3.5 of 4.5 (University of Manitoba scale).
To apply the positions, please send a CV, transcripts, related reports/publications written in English to Dr. Pingzhao Hu at firstname.lastname@example.org before October 1, 2017.
|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.