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Bioinformatics Research Scientist

Bioinformatics Research Scientist

Job ID 
36419
Department 
Cell & Molecular Biology
Category 
Bioinformatics
Job Location 
US-TN-Memphis

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Summary

The Bioinformatics Research Scientist will be involved in collaborative research projects within the department of Cell and Molecular Biology, including the genetics and molecular biology of neurological diseases and cancer, modulation of chromatin structure by transcription factors, control of cellular metabolism, and the regulation of intracellular signaling pathways including those impinging on autophagy and cell death. Candidates with deep understanding of biological problems, critical thinking and expertise in genomic and proteomic data analysis, especially in sequence motif analysis, pathway analysis and network analysis, are highly encouraged to apply.

Minimum Education

  • Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Bioinformatics or related field required

Minimum Experience

  • Ph.D which must include research related to bioinformatics (such as analysis of sequence data, microarrays, SNPs, image data, proteomics data, or biological pathways; development of algorithms, statistical methods, or scientific software); OR If Ph.D with no bioinformatics research, then two (2) years of pre-or postdoctoral experience in Computational Biology or Bioinformatics research is required
  • Experience with programming languages such as Perl, C, or Java required

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