Research Associate (Bioinformatics) - Department of Population & Quantitative Health Sciences

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 mark.cameron@case.edu

 

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.