Post Doc Computational

Organization
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Job Location
One Bungtown Road
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724
Job Description

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory invites applications for a Computational Post Doc in the laboratory of Dr. Alexander Dobin. The successful candidates will join a team of biological data scientists working on novel statistical methods and computational algorithms for multi-omics processing and integration, and leverage Big Genomic Data to elucidate various problems in precision health, such as genetic and epigenetic mechanisms of cancer development and progression, and clinical impact of functional variants.

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned research and educational institution recognized internationally for its excellence in ground-breaking research programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, genomics, and bioinformatics and broad educational mission.

Requirements

Position Requirements:

- Ph.D. level degree in the quantitative or biological sciences.
- Passion for quantitative biology, computational genomics, data analysis and algorithmics.
- Willingness to collaborate with world-renowned experimental labs.

Desired skills:

- Experience in scientific programming (C/C++, Python, Matlab, R); proficiency in Linux.
- Expertise in scientific data visualization (Matlab, R).
- Familiarity with the next-generation sequencing technologies.

To be considered candidates must also apply for this position via the CSHL website at: http://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/13775

Position Number: 02145-R

Applications can also be sent directly to dobin@cshl.edu. Please include (1) letter of research interest and accomplishments; (2) CV; (3) contact information of three references.
We offer a highly collaborative social and scientific environment as well as a competitive salary and benefits.

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned research and educational institution with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, genomics and bioinformatics. The Laboratory is recognized internationally for its excellence in research and educational activities.
For more information about CSHL, please visit us at www.cshl.edu

VEVRAA Federal Contractor

How to Apply

To be considered candidates must also apply for this position via the CSHL website at: http://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/13775

Position Number: 02145-R

Applications can also be sent directly to dobin@cshl.edu. Please include (1) letter of research interest and accomplishments; (2) CV; (3) contact information of three references.
We offer a highly collaborative social and scientific environment as well as a competitive salary and benefits.

About Our Organization

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned research and educational institution with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, genomics and bioinformatics. The Laboratory is recognized internationally for its excellence in research and educational activities.
For more information about CSHL, please visit us at www.cshl.edu

VEVRAA Federal Contractor

The Nature Jobs blog reports that the University of Chicago is no longer requiring graduate school applicants to submit standardized test scores.

At Nature, the University of Alberta's Devang Mehta calls on PIs to engage in conversations about racism.

A National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine report calls for changing metrics to make STEM graduate school more student-centered, according to Science.

Two postdocs and a PhD hosted a panel discussion at Memorial Sloan Kettering on career advancement in science and what researchers can expect when they leave the lab.