Postdoctoral Fellow

Employer
Rutgers University, Waksman Institute
Location
Piscataway, New Jersey
Salary
Undisclosed
Posted
August 30 2018
Ref
W-016156
Organization Type
Academia

Postdoctoral Fellow

Genomics Sequencing Core Facility

Waksman Institute of Microbiology

The Waksman Institute at Rutgers University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow for Genomics Sequencing, with a tentative starting date of October 1, 2018.

We are seeking individuals experienced in analyzing high thorough-put sequencing data on next generation genome sequencers.  The analysis entails assessing the quality of the data, processing of the data through appropriate analysis pipelines, determining the quality of the analysis and whether further analysis should be done, and assembling results for researchers.

The Waksman Institute is home to over 15 faculty members who use a broad range of approaches and experimental systems in numerous well-funded research programs. The Institute is part of a vibrant and interactive life sciences community that includes the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences Division of Life Sciences, the Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine, the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, the Human Genetics Institute of New Jersey, and the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. A leading research university, Rutgers is a member of the AAU and CIC. For more information, please visit our website: https://waksman.rutgers.edu.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Bioinformatics, Statistics genetics, Computer science and/or population genetics. Experience in genomics analysis, next generation sequencing, and pipeline/database development. Proficiency in Unix/Linux environment, and with at least one programming language (Python, R, Perl, Java, C/C++ etc.) The candidate must have excellent knowledge and experience with large scale biological data analyses especially high-throughput sequencing data. Candidates should submit a CV, cover letter, transcript and letters of reference to: https://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/73390. For consideration, applications must be submitted electronically.

Rutgers is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. For additional information please see the Non-Discrimination Statement at:  http://uhr.rutgers.edu/non-discrimination-statement.

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