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Research Associate, Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics

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3 letters of reference will be requested of each applicant

Posting Details

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Position Details

Title Research Associate, Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics
Specific Title
Appointment Type Research Associate
Department IUSM - Medical & Molecular Genetics
Campus IU School of Medicine Indianapolis
Position Summary

The Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics at Indiana University School of Medicine is seeking applicants for a Research Associate position in assisting cancer bioinformatics projects. The position requires a Ph.D. degree or an M.S. with at least 1 years of academic or industrial experience in Computer Sciences, Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics, Statistics, Computational Biology or a related discipline. Hands-on experience in next-generation sequencing (NGS), biological data processing and software/tools usage such as R/Bioconductor is required. Experiences on Perl, Java, Python, Matlab, sequencing data processing software packages, e.g. BWA, GATK, Vardict, SAMtools, and MS SQL database are highly desirable. Strong communication skills are also required. Indiana University is an EEO/AA employer, M/F/D/V. We encourage applications from women and other underrepresented groups. In addition, it is the University’s policy to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified persons with disabilities.

Basic Qualifications

The position requires a Ph.D. degree or an M.S. with at least 1 years of academic or industrial experience in Computer Sciences, Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics, Statistics, Computational Biology or a related discipline.

Department Contact for Questions

Susan Steele-Moore
ssteele2@iu.edu
317-274-0304 Office
317-278-9217 Fax

Additional Qualifications
Special Instructions

3 letters of reference will be requested of each applicant

Priority Application Review Deadline
Expected Start Date
OAA # IUSM000622016

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Are you a dual career partner (your partner or spouse is already being recruited)?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
Optional Documents