Postdoctoral Position in Computational Biology

Stanford, California (US)
Salary commensurate with experience.
August 30 2018
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Postdoctoral position available in Computational Biology  

Postdoctoral Scholar position available for highly motivated candidates to join the Department of Emergency Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine starting in Fall of 2018 to investigate genomic, epigenetic, and transcriptomic regulation of innate immunity using high throughput sequencing and computational tools in order to understand cellular networks in disease pathogenesis and translate novel biomarkers for systemic infectious disease diagnosis and prognosis. 


  • Ph.D. degree with in computational biology, bioinformatics required.
  • Prior training or degree received from US/UK/Canadian academic institution required. 
  • Knowledge and experience with machine learning, and various bioinformatic and biostatistical analysis tools are required.
  • Relevant prior hands-on experience in state-of-the-art methods such as Next Generation Sequencing (ATAC-Seq, ChiP-Seq, RNASeq, etc.) and its data analysis, array-based miRNA/gene expression analysis, and network analysis work will be given preference
  • Must possess excellent writing and communication skills, a solid record of peer-reviewed publications, commitment to drive scientific projects, motivation for high impact, high quality research, ability to work closely with an interdisciplinary research team.
  • Applicants must be able to learn and develop new skills as required for the studies. Ability to work independently is expected.

Stanford University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Salary commensurate with experience.  

To apply for this position, please send email to Dr. Samuel Yang at