Data Glut from New Technologies Drives Recovery in Bioinformatics Job Market | GenomeWeb
The bioinformatics job market appears to be recovering after a lull of several years — a trend driven largely by next-generation sequencers and other new technologies producing huge amounts of complex data.
Bioinformatics headhunter Laurie Irwin, vice-president of recruiting firm Fortune Personnel Consultants, told BioInform that while the market hasn’t recovered to where it was in its Human Genome Project “heyday,” the need remains for qualified bioinformatics staffers in both academia and industry.

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