Not logged in
  • Log in
    Membership (39982+) Group hosting [?] Wiki
    Franklin Award

    About bioinformatics
    Bioinformatics training
    Bioinformatics jobs

    All information groups
    Online databases Online analysis tools Online education tools More tools

    All software groups
    FTP repository
    SVN & CVS repositories [?]
    Mailing lists

    News & Commentary
  • Submit
  • Archives
  • Subscribe

  • Jobs Forum
    (Career Center)
  • Submit
  • Archives
  • Subscribe
  • Career Center - Message forums

    Opportunity: Research Instructor - Associate Computational Biologist--Nashville, TN (US)
    Submitted by David Sexton; posted on Monday, February 04, 2008


    ASSOCIATE COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGIST to support principal investigators in performing computational analysis of high-throughput genomic data. Will develop and support tools, maintain data sets and databases, integrate tools and databases into existing high-throughput pipelines; and run bioinformatics jobs to support analysis and contribute to a dynamic scientific community.


    The research will concentrate on--but is not limited to—creating custom analyses and algorithms; applying sequence analysis and utilizing statistical methodologies to questions in genetic and epigenetic components of complex disease and human genome annotation, and in support of next-generation sequencing technology. Duties will include performing computational analysis of genomic data; working with researchers to define and implement analysis tools and algorithms; maintaining, supporting, and documenting shared tools, code base, and data sets; preparing analytical results for presentation in various contexts including group meetings, funding agency reports, and journal publications; interacting with and facilitating data transfer to external collaborators and data repositories; and other tasks as requested.


    A Ph.D degree (or exceptionally qualified Master's degree) in computer science, mathematics, bioinformatics, or related field; and at least two years of experience designing computational methods and tools, including extensive experience with algorithms and applied statistics.
    Proficiency with some combination of the following programming languages required: Perl, C++, or Java. Experience with relational databases and SQL required. Experience managing large-scale data sets desired. Excellent communication skills required. Must demonstrate outstanding personal initiative and the ability to work effectively as part of a team.


    Nashville, TN


    Negotiable based on experience


    Please send CV to
    David Sexton
    511 F Light Hall
    2215 Garland Ave
    Nashville, TN 37232
    or email to:

    Expanded view | Monitor forum | Save place

    Start a new thread:
    You have to be logged in to post a reply.


    Copyright © 2018 · Scilico, LLC