Postdoctoral Research Associate

    Postdoctoral Research Associate - Bioinformatics Jobs

    Website University of Nebraska Medical Center

    Job Category: Bioinformatics Jobs

    Requisition Details
    GENERAL REQUISITION INFORMATION
    EEO Statement: UNMC is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, including an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
    Location: Omaha, NE
    Requisition Number: 2022-147
    Department Genetics Cell Biology & Anatomy 50000507
    Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Medicine
    FTE:100
    Reg-Temp Full-Time: Regular
    Work Schedule: 8:00am – 5:00pm
    Requisition Category: Research – Academic
    Requisition Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
    Job Title/Academic Rank: Postdoctoral Research Associate
    Additional Requisition Title
    Appointment Type A1 – REG OTHER ACAD SAL
    Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience
    Job/EEO Category Professional Non-Faculty (Includes Other Academic)
    Job Requisition Begin Date 04/29/2022

    Position Qualification
    Position Summary
    Support research projects in Dr. Babu Guda’s laboratory. Specific responsibilities include developing novel computational tools and data analysis pipelines to analyze, integrate, and correlate multi-omics data generated from genomic, metagenomic, epigenomic, transcriptomic, proteomic and metabolomic experiments, write manuscripts and assist in developing grant proposals in novel research areas. Provide training and advice to graduate students in the Guda lab, and participate and present in regional, national and international research conferences. Occasional teaching of lectures in bioinformatics courses.
    Required Qualifications
    PhD is Bioinformatics, Computer Science or related field.
    Programming skills in Perl or Python and C/C++ or Java.
    Supplemental Qualifications
    Working knowledge of Linux-based systems and R programming is preferred.

    Working Environment & Physical Requirements
    WORKING ENVIRONMENT
    The information provided below best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed.
    Check the appropriate box(es) that best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed: Office environment
    Other working environment: NA

    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENT
    Bending, stooping, twisting: Not Applicable
    Crawling: Not Applicable
    Driving: Not Applicable
    Kneeling: Not Applicable
    Reaching: Not Applicable
    Sitting: 2-5 hours
    Standing: Up to 2 hours
    Squatting: Not Applicable
    Walking: Occasionally

    EXPOSURES
    Atmospheric: No
    Blood/body fluids: No
    Chemical hazards: No
    Working on or around moving machinery: No
    Electrical current: No
    Noise: No
    Changes of temperature/humidity: No
    Wear PPE: No
    Work with laboratory animals: No

    Radiation
    Operating hand/power tools: No
    If you answered yes to any area above, please explain

    Hand/Wrists
    Fine Manipulation: NA
    Repetitive Motion: Yes
    Grasping: Yes
    If you selected any area above, please explain: This position makes heavy use of the computer keyboarding typing and mouse maneuvering.

    EEO Statement
    The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work and learning environment free from discrimination and harassment. UNMC is dedicated to creating an environment where everyone feels valued, respected and included. UNMC does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNMC complies with all local, state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination, including Title IX, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex.

    Applicant Documents
    Required Documents: C.V.
    Optional Documents: Cover Letter

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