Research Fellow-Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

Department of Health Sciences Research
United States MN ROCHESTER


A post-doctoral Research Fellow opportunity is currently available in Dr. Alexej Abyzov's lab in the Department of Health Sciences Research at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Research will be purely computational and focus on the development and application of methods/software for CNV discovery and analysis from next generation sequencing (NGS) data. The ideal applicant will have a Ph.D. in computational biology or bioinformatics, be experienced in analysis of human whole genome NGS, be experienced in copy number variation discovery and analysis, demonstrate a record of peer-reviewed publications, be skilled in programming (e.g., know C/C++), and possess motivation for independent research.

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Qualified candidates must have a Ph.D. doctoral degree in in computational biology or bioinformatics. Research Fellow is appropriate for individuals who have completed no more than one prior postdoctoral fellowship, at Mayo Clinic or elsewhere.

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As soon as possible

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