Post-doctoral Research Scientist
Post-doctoral research scientist position is available immediately in the Diabetes Research Program, NYU Langone Medical Center for studies focused on pathogenic mechanisms in obesity and diabetic complications. Our laboratory uses novel tissue targeted mouse models for hypothesis-testing, as well as novel small molecule inhibitors in development in our laboratory, for research in these areas. Specific expertise in RNASeq analysis is required. Position requires knowledge of statistics and molecular and cell biology, as well as facility with R programming, and relevant Bioconductor packages and web databases for performing in-depth bioinformatics analyses (KEGG, GO, IPA) is required.
An ideal applicant should have a doctoral degree (PhD or MD/PhD), background in biostatistics and bioinformatics and good knowledge of standard research practices and methods and an outstanding track record of research productivity. The candidate should be highly motivated, enthusiastic about science, learn quickly, think creatively and independently and work efficiently. Post-doctoral fellows train within a highly collaborative and talented group of pre- and post-doctoral research scientists and research scientists.
Applicants should e-mail CV, a list of three suggested references and a short statement describing experience, goals and reasons for the interest in this position to: Dr. Ann Marie Schmidt (email@example.com).