Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Organization
Columbia University Medical Center/Department of Pathology & Cell Biology
Job Location
622 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
Salary
47,476
Benefits

Dental and Medical

Job Description

The Department of Pathology and Cell Biology at Columbia University Medical Center is recruiting a Postdoctoral Research Scientist/Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Lorraine Clark. Dr. Clark is seeking a highly motivated candidate with a background in Genetics, Bioinformatics, Computer Science and/or Statistical Genetics. The research will focus on Essential Tremor and neurodegenerative disease. This position will involve analysis of Whole Genome Sequence data in families with Essential Tremor using state of the art statistical methods.
Minimum Qualifications
-Ph.D. in Genetics, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Statistical Genetics, or a related field is required
-Experience using bioinformatics to analyze high-throughput genetic and genomic data
-Experience running statistical tests on next-generation sequencing data particularly in family-based study design
-Experience with variant interpretation and classification
-Familiarity and working knowledge with standard bioinformatics tools, packages, algorithms, and databases
-Familiarity with statistical analysis methods and tools for bioinformatics
-Excellent written and verbal communication
-Effective judgment and problem solving with little supervision is imperative for this position
Please apply in RAPS by copying and pasting the following link into a web browser: academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=62465

Requirements

Minimum Qualifications
-Ph.D. in Genetics, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Statistical Genetics, or a related field is required
-Experience using bioinformatics to analyze high-throughput genetic and genomic data
-Experience running statistical tests on next-generation sequencing data particularly in family-based study design
-Experience with variant interpretation and classification
-Familiarity and working knowledge with standard bioinformatics tools, packages, algorithms, and databases
-Familiarity with statistical analysis methods and tools for bioinformatics
-Excellent written and verbal communication
-Effective judgment and problem solving with little supervision is imperative for this position
Please apply in RAPS by copying and pasting the following link into a web browser: academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=62465

How to Apply

Please apply in RAPS by copying and pasting the following link into a web browser: academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=62465

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