The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Who We AreThe CU Boulder Department of Integrative Physiology was ranked sixth overall among Physiology units in the U.S. in the most recent (2010) National Research Council report on doctoral programs. The Department of Integrative Physiology is one of the top four departments in extramural funding in the Division of Natural Sciences and has the largest number of undergraduate student majors (~1800) on the CU Boulder campus. The Department has ~25 tenured/tenure-track faculty, 10 full-time instructors, and ~70 graduate (M.S. and Ph.D.) students. Faculty research and the undergraduate and graduate curriculums focus on physiological function from molecules and genes to human populations and public health. What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be
- Conduct research, develop, and deploy new analytical methods for integrated omics analysis.
- Collaborate with the other team members on ongoing projects.
- Assist Dr. Alderete on the project management and coordination.
- Mentor Ph.D. and MS students for research.
- Publish research results in journals, present findings at national and international conferences.
- Contribute to securing funding for the development of new research opportunities.
- The initial appointment for this position is for one year, with the expectation of annual renewal for additional years upon the receipt of additional funding and satisfactory performance.
- The initial start date will be during Spring 2021 or Summer 2021, depending on the applicant's availability.
- Ability to travel domestically.
- While applicants are required to have received their Ph.D. before starting the position, their Ph.D. need not be from one of the above fields, as long as they can demonstrate a strong track record of research in relevant areas.
- Strong background in statistics and epidemiology through journal and conference publications.
- Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills.
- Proven experience in data analysis, epidemiology, and microbiome or metabolomics research.
- Proven understanding and experience with programming languages, preferably R, SAS, and Python.
To apply, please submit the following materials:
- List of References: 2-3 references who are very familiar with your research work
- Cover Letter: Please upload a cover letter that addresses your qualifications for the position, research interests, and availability.
- PDF Sample of Work: Please upload 2-3 first-author journal papers combined into one pdf sample of work.
- Letter of Recommendation (Non Confidential)
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.Posting Contact InformationPosting Contact Name: Dr. Tanya L. AlderetePosting Contact Email: [email protected]