The Jackson Laboratory of Genomic Medicine, based in Farmington, CT is seeking a senior computational scientist to join our Computational Sciences – Statistics & Analytics (CS-SA) group. This position offers the opportunity to make leading contributions to cutting edge research in disease biology and translational research in collaboration with the faculty and genetic resource scientists and collaborators of The Jackson Laboratory (JAX). Cross campus and industry collaborations are encouraged.
This position reports to the Director of Jackson’s Computational Sciences (CS) and have primary responsibility for providing statistical and analytical bioinformatics expertise and interpretation to the scientific research programs at the Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine in Farmington, CT and its collaborative programs. A Senior Computational Scientist is expected to independently establish collaborations within JAX, providing expert reasoning to the projects relevant to the respective disciplines of work and make leading contributions to the grant applications in collaboration with JAX researchers and able to obtain substantial funding through research grants. In addition, Sr Scientist is expected to mentor junior scientists and assist the Director of Computational Sciences in shaping the policies and procedures of the group.