Working Title: Research Associate
Position Type: Professional Research Staff
Department: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Posting Date: 02-23-2017
Computational Biologist: The Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics at the University of Virginia invites applicants to apply for the position of Research Associate. Duties include: analysis and interpretation of high-throughput genomic data from whole-genome sequencing, ChIP-seq, RNA-seq and microarray experiments.
The selected candidate will have additional responsibilities of meeting weekly with the Principal Investigator to discuss experimental results, conduct literature searches, present results in weekly lab meetings and at conferences as well as in interdepartmental seminars.
The candidate must work independently and ethically, document all research data appropriately, assist graduate students in the lab, apply for independent funding where applicable, and publish data in qualified journals. The completion of a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree in Biochemistry or a related field is required by the appointment start date. Experience with bioinformatics, computational biology and/or computer science is required. Familiarity with one or more programming languages is preferred.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0611413. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for at least two references. Applicant review will begin January 25, 2013 and the position will remain open for applications until filled.
For additional information about the position and application process, please contact Helen Norfleet-Shiflett at email@example.com.
The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
E-mail a Friend: jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=69427