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Postdoctoral Associate at Baylor College of Medicine

Organization

Baylor College of Medicine Department of Neurosurgery

Job Location

One baylor Plaza
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Salary

Hiring up to $53,760

Job Description

Summary

The Department of Neurosurgery at Baylor College of Medicine provides a great multidisciplinary scientific environment with many collaborative research opportunities. The Postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr Akdes Serin Harmanci, Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurosurgery at the Baylor College of Medicine. Serin Lab focus on developing integrative approaches to dissect the molecular landscape of brain tumors using single-cell RNA sequencing and spatial transcriptomics data.

Job Purpose

Postdoctoral Associates are trainees working in an apprenticeship mode in preparation for a career as a scientific professional.

Job Duties

  • Develops machine learning algorithms for single-cell RNA-Sequencing and spatial transcriptomics datasets.
  • Participates in multiple projects involving design, implementation and integration of next generation sequencing datasets.
  • Uses statistical analysis tools such as R and Python.

Requirements

Minimum Qualifications

  • MD or Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.
  • No experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science or Computational Biology, or related fields, highly motivated.
  • Strong background in programming and machine learning methods is a must. 
  • Previous experience in next generation sequencing data.
  • Experience with R or Python is a must. 

How to Apply

Applicants should submit a cover letter stating research experience and interest, a CV, and a list of 3 references.

Please use this link for application: https://jobs.bcm.edu/job/Houston-Postdoctoral-Ass…

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