Bioinfomatician-Computational Biologist Intermediate
Ann Arbor, MI
Job posting number: #7116296
Posted: November 17, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Welch Lab at The University of Michigan is seeking a Bioinformatician-Computational Biologist Intermediate to analyze big datasets, primarily using Welch lab tools, in partnership with the programmer director. This includes genetic, epigenomic, transcriptome, single-cell, and population data. The Bioinformatician will also disseminate findings by writing manuscripts for peer reviewed publication and presenting findings at national professional meetings. Write for proposal applications and perform critical review of scientific literature. Train Ph.D., masters and undergraduate students, as well as postdoctoral fellows in data analysis techniques. Mentor students in critical thinking for research project design and data analysis as well as design studies and plan for future research projects.
Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.
Why Join Michigan Medicine?
Michigan Medicine is one of the largest health care complexes in the world and has been the site of many groundbreaking medical and technological advancements since the opening of the U-M Medical School in 1850. Michigan Medicine is comprised of over 30,000 employees and our vision is to attract, inspire, and develop outstanding people in medicine, sciences, and healthcare to become one of the world’s most distinguished academic health systems. In some way, great or small, every person here helps to advance this world-class institution. Work at Michigan Medicine and become a victor for the greater good.
What Benefits can you Look Forward to?
Excellent medical, dental and vision coverage effective on your very first day
2:1 Match on retirement savings
Bachelor degree in a recognized field of science or learning which is directly related to the duties of the position.
Demonstrated excellence in publications and presentations, and expert coding skills in R and Python.
Knowledge of molecular biology and genomics.
Experience in at least two domains in characteristic of the bioinformatics, including at least one biological/biomedical/clinical science/and one quantitative/informatics/computing science, with aptitude for others.
Master's degree in Ph.D or Bioinformatics or related field.