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Bioinformatician

Company:
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Location:
Dallas, TX
Posted:
November 09, 2019

Description:

Center Information: The Quantitative Biomedical Research Center (QBRC) is a well-established research center at UT Southwestern Medical Center (UTSW). It aims to foster collaborations involving quantitative methods and technologies in any aspect of biomedical research, particularly for understanding disease etiologies and developing treatment and prevention strategies. Currently, the center has five faculty members, around 30 staff members, postdocs and student research assistants. We are actively recruiting new members to join this new and dynamic group.

Position Title: Staff or Postdoctoral Fellow (Bioinformatics/Biostatistics/Computer Science)

Duties & Responsibilities: For bioinformatics scientists, the projects include developing novel method for analysis and integration of cancer genomics and other forms of high-dimensional -omics data, and developing prediction models for patients’ clinical outcomes. For biostatistics scientists, the projects include assembling and statistical analyses of big clinical data. For computer scientists, the projects including creating databases and websites for management of big biological data.

At UTSW, there are great opportunities for scientists to collaborate with outstanding biomedical investigators and work on exciting research projects. UT Southwestern provides a friendly, dynamic, collaborative, and integrative research and training environment with state-of-the-art facilities.

Position Qualifications: Candidates should have a master or doctoral degree in either one of the following fields, including genetics/genomics, bioinformatics, computer science, biostatistics, computational biology or a related field.

Application Deadline: until filled

UT Southwestern Western Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.