SEQanswers

Go Back   SEQanswers > Jobs Forums > Academic/Non-Profit Jobs



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Postdoc in Bioinformatics of the Oral Microbiome, Ohio State University cliffbeall Academic/Non-Profit Jobs 0 05-21-2015 01:06 PM
Bioinformatician - Virginia Bioinformatics Institute/Virginia Tech Kathy Carrico Bioinformatics 0 06-05-2013 10:27 AM
Postdoc in Physiological Genomics - Saint Louis University dwarren4 Academic/Non-Profit Jobs 0 12-31-2012 10:43 AM
Bioinformatics analyst position at the University of Virginia turnersd Academic/Non-Profit Jobs 0 10-02-2012 04:55 AM
Postdoc/Research Associate in Computational Genomics at the Univ. of Virginia quinlana Academic/Non-Profit Jobs 0 03-24-2011 06:41 AM

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 05-26-2015, 10:52 AM   #1
martinwu
Junior Member
 
Location: virginia

Join Date: Apr 2013
Posts: 1
Default Bioinformatics/Genomics Postdoc in Gut Microbiome Studies, University of Virginia

Gut microbes play important roles in human health and disease. Central to gut microbial community dynamics is how nutrients flow between community members as well as between the community and its host. The laboratory of Dr. Martin Wu at the Department of Biology University of Virginia is seeking a postdoctoral research associate to work on a project to map and predict metabolic fluxes between gut microbiome and host. Activities will include RNA-Seq, whole genome shotgun metagenomics and 16S RNA sequencing library preparations and next-generation sequencing data analyses. This is a collaborative project funded by NIH. More information about the project can be found at https://grantome.com/grant/NIH/R01-GM108501-02 

Applicants will have a Ph.D. in the field of biology, computational biology, or related field by the start date. Molecular biology skills are highly desirable.

Applicants should have substantial experience with scripting (e.g. Perl or Python), Linux and bioinformatics tools. Experience with next-generation sequencing data analysis is also required. This is a one-year appointment; however, appointment may be renewed for an additional two one-year increments, contingent upon available funding and satisfactory performance. 



To apply, please submit a candidate profile through Jobs@UVA (https://jobs.virginia.edu) and electronically attach: curriculum vitae with list of publications, a cover letter that summarizes your background and career interests, and contact information for three (3) references. Search on posting number 0616383. Review of applications will begin May 31, 2015. However, the position will remain open until filled. 



Questions regarding this position should be directed to: Dr. Martin Wu (mw4yv@virginia.edu). 



Questions regarding the Candidate Profile process or Jobs@UVA should be directed to: Rich Haverstrom (rkh6j@virginia.edu). 



The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment. 



The University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. *
martinwu is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
bioinfomatics, genomics, microbiome, next gen sequencing

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off




All times are GMT -8. The time now is 08:43 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Single Sign On provided by vBSSO