Research Associate in Bioinformatics position in The Department of Population and
Quantitative Health Sciences at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
The Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences at Case Western Reserve
University School of Medicine has a Research Associate position available in the area of
bioinformatics and computational analysis of genomic, transcriptomic, molecular and pathways
studies in a systems biology laboratory with local and national collaborations in chronic human
diseases, such as psoriasis and cancer. Successful candidates will have at least 5 years of
experience in genomics, functional genomics (RNA-Seq, proteomics) and systems biology with
publications in computer science and in genetics, genomics or systems biology.
The responsibilities for this position include applying existing analytical methods and pipelines,
as well as developing new methods for analyzing genetic, genomic and systems data from
studies of human disease, and where appropriate similar data from animal model studies. The
successful candidates will conduct original research in development of bioinformatic,
computational, statistical and related analytical methods. The positions involve collaborations
locally, nationally and internationally, while presenting research results at national and
international conferences and writing research papers and grants.
The Candidates will display independence and technical and analytical skills in 1) computer
science and statistics - bioinformatics (Rand Bioconductor), network and pathway analysis,
linear regression/modeling, and multivariate analysis. 2) Next generation sequencing methods
and data analysis include DNA sequencing, microbiome, immunophenotyping, mRNA and
miRNA profiling, and data integration, amongst others.
Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a brief statement of research interests, and
contact information for at least three references to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, please visit: http://epbiwww.case.edu
Case Western Reserve University is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging excellence through
diversity. Qualified woman and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.