Bioinformatics Specialist

Iowa Institute of Human Genetics, University of Iowa
Job Location
Carver College of Medicine
Iowa City, IA
Job Description


University of Iowa – Carver College of Medicine

Assistant Research Scientist or Associate Research Scientist


The Iowa Institute of Human Genetics is seeking to hire an Assistant Research Scientist or Associate Research Scientist to provide informatics support and take a major role in data analysis, method development, software evaluation, and training in order to advance biomedical research programs at The University of Iowa. The position will analyze next-generation sequencing data from exome, RNA-Seq, Chip-Seq, metabolomics and metagenomics sources from both clinical and research sources. The focus will be bioinformatics as a service to help answer relevant clinical and research questions.

How to Apply

For more information or to apply, please visit and search for requisition #65237.  Applicable background checks will be conducted.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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