Postdoc Research Fellows/Associates
7H025:CANCER CENTER-CORE SUPPORT
Type of Position
Position Time Status
PhD or Doctoral degree in epidemiology, genetics, bioinformatics, biostatistics, computational biology, and computer science or related field
Required Related Experience
Sitting at computer work station for long periods of time
Standing for long periods of time
Risk of back injury from moving/lifting, equipment, or materials
Lifting/Carrying up to __25_____lbs.
Pushing/Pulling up to ___25____ lbs.
Job Related Travel
Hazardous Chemicals or fumes
Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm (40 hrs/week)
The Markey Cancer Center is recruiting a Postdoctoral Scholar to do the analyzing of next generation sequencing data (e.g.,
-seq, whole genome/ exome sequencing) using state-of-the-art bioinformatical and statistical tools, and developing new statistical methods to answer biological questions that arise in the research, and writing manuscripts. The candidate will be working in a collaborative environment with faculty members in multiple disciplines including bioinformatics, biostatistics and cancer biology.
Those wanting to be considered should upload the following documents: CV, Cover Letter, Writing Sample, Academic Transcript & as Specific Request 1 Copy of PhD diploma (& English translation if in a foreign language).
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Excellent writing skills in English, proficiency in R and scripting languages such as Perl or Python. Prior experience with next generation sequencing data analysis is a plus. Knowledge in cancer biology or genetics is desired but not required. Skills in molecular biology techniques in Laboratory such as genomic
preparation from biosamples,
, cloning, methylation experiments, gene functional analysis are preferable but not required.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
PhD with 2 year experience
Deadline to Apply
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