Post-Doc Research Fellow (ML 24916)

Organization: 
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Job Location: 
Seattle, WA
Salary: 
Full time position, salary based on NIH scale
Benefits: 

Excellent Benefits

Job Description: 

A Postdoctoral Research Fellow position is available immediately in the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division (VIDD) of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC), Seattle, WA. The successful applicant will work with Dr. Raphael Gottardo to develop statistical and computational methods for analyzing and integrating high throughput data from immunological assays such as single cell gene expression, flow cytometry, antigen microarrays, next generation sequencing, etc. He/She will also work with scientists from VIDD to apply the tools in the field of computational immunology and vaccine development. The successful applicant will interact with both scientists in VIDD and in the program in Computational Biology. The FHCRC provides a highly interactive and supportive environment for junior investigators to grow and develop their future career; it consistently ranks in the top 20 best places to work for postdocs, as surveyed by The Scientist.

Requirements: 

Suitable applicants should have a PhD degree in statistics/biostatistics, computer science, applied mathematics, electrical/biomedical engineering, physics, computational biology or other fields with strong quantitative training. Strong programming skills in C/C++, R or similar languages are required. Previous experience with genomics or biological data analyses is a plus.

Contact Information: 

To apply for this position, please visit www.fhcrc.org/careers and reference job ID 24916. Please copy and paste your resume and cover letter in the text box when prompted.

About Our Organization: 

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home of three Nobel laureates, is an independent, nonprofit research institution dedicated to the development and advancement of biomedical research to eliminate cancer and other potentially fatal diseases. Recognized internationally for its pioneering work in bone-marrow transplantation, the Center’s four scientific divisions collaborate to form a unique environment for conducting basic and applied science. The Hutchinson Center, in collaboration with its clinical and research partners, the University of Washington and Children’s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Pacific Northwest. Join us and make a difference.