Computational Biologist Post-doctoral Fellow

Organization
NYU School of Medicine
Job Location
550 First Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Job Description

Computational Biologist Post-doctoral Fellow

The Drs. Snuderl (http://www.med.nyu.edu/biosketch/snudem01), Fenyo (http://fenyolab.org/) and Tsirigos (http://tsirigos.com/) laboratories at the NYU School of Medicine are seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual to work on exciting clinical proteogenomics projects. This is a great opportunity to quickly acquire new skills, develop and publish new tools and methods, analyze challenging datasets and be a co-author in multiple studies.

Responsibilities

  • Develop novel methods for integrating genomics data to generate new insights from biological datasets
  • Work closely with experimental biologists to make exciting discoveries in cancer biology
  • Publish in high-impact journals

Required skills

  • PhD in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Computer Science or related disciplines
  • Formal training in statistics and machine learning
  • 3+ years of experience in Unix/Linux systems including HPC environments
  • 3+ years of experience with sequencing data (two of DNA-seq, RNA-seq and ChIP-seq)
  • 3+ years of experience creating customized sequencing analysis pipelines
  • 1+ years of experience in statistics and/or machine learning techniques
  • Scripting languages: Python or Perl
  • Statistical packages: R (preferred) or Matlab.
  • Excellent communication skills with proficiency in written and oral English
How to Apply

Please send your CV to aristotelis.tsirigos@nyumc.org.

About Our Organization

We are pleased to have one of the most competitive compensation packages not only among New York's hospitals and healthcare institutions, but within the corporate sector as well. Add to that a very attractive tuition program, and you'll see just some of the ways that NYU Langone Medical Center demonstrates our commitment to our employees. NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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