Post Doc in in Somatic Mutation Discovery

University of Michigan
Job Location: 
Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Job Description: 

Postdoctoral Associate in Somatic Mutation Discovery

A postdoctoral position is available with Jeffrey Kidd in the Department of Human Genetics and Department of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics at the University of Michigan Medical School. The position is focused on developing experimental approaches to discover and characterize genomic mutations arising in somatic tissues. Ideal applicants would have experience with high-throughput sequencing technologies and the development of array-capture/enrichment techniques.

The applicant should have a Ph.D. in genetics, molecular biology, or a related field. Excellent written and oral communication skills are required.

Successful applicants will be part of a cutting-edge research program in genomics with ample opportunities for collaboration with researchers at the University of Michigan and around the world.

To apply, send a CV, cover letter describing your research experiences and ongoing research interests, and contact information for up to three references to Jeffrey Kidd at

Contact Information: 

Jeff Kidd