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10/10/2017
Postdoctoral Researcher in Data Science
The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine

Company Information: Comprising 183,000 square feet of highly advanced, state-of-the-art laboratories and supporting facilities, JAX-GM is conveniently located midway between NYC and Boston in the heart of Connecticut’s growing bioscience industry. Our mission at JAX-GM is to discover the complex causes of disease, develop diagnostics and therapeutics, and ultimately empower the global medical community.

JAX-GM is part of an exciting, internationally-recognized research and educational institution with unparalleled genomic resources and research support services. Seeking to advance personalized medicine, we draw on the institution’s distinguished history and on the innovative expertise of our growing faculty, who are recruited from among the world’s top scientific labs and institutions.

Position Title: Postdoctoral Researcher in Data Science

Duties and Responsibilities: We are looking for a talented and motivated individual to join the Ouyang Lab as a postdoctoral researcher. The Ouyang Lab specializes in data science for genomics research. Website: http://ouyanglab.jax.org.

The successful applicant will develop and apply novel statistical and computational methods for genomics data in cellular and disease systems.

The position will be in The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine in Farmington, Connecticut.

Position Qualifications: • Ph.D. in a quantitative area
• Publications in peer-reviewed journals
• Programming experience in R, Python, or C++.

Salary Range: Salary will be competitive and will be supplemented with funding for computational equipment and for attending conferences and workshops.

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Application Information: Interested applicants please send a CV and contact information of 2-3 references to zhengqing.ouyang@jax.org.

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