Jobs

Postdoctoral Researcher

Employer

University of Pennsylvania

Location

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Principal Investigator

Li-San Wang; Gerard Schellenberg

Contact

Rebecca Cweibel; rcweibel@mail.med.upenn.edu

Description

The Penn Neurodegeneration Genomics Center (PNGC) invites applications for postdoctoral researcher positions to study genetics, epidemiology, genomics, systems biology, and bioinformatics of Alzheimer's Disease and other relevant neurodegenerative disorders. The researcher will be mentored by PNGC faculty member(s) and may contribute to national collaborative projects such as Alzheimer's Disease Genetics Consortium (ADGC) and Alzheimer's Disease Sequencing Project (ADSP). More information about these projects can be found at the PNGC website.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter and CV with contact information for two references to Rebecca Cweibel.

Requirements

Qualified candidates should have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in computer science, statistics, biology, or other related fields. Expertise in genetics, algorithmic development, machine learning, data mining, and/or skills in GWAS and next-generation sequencing data preferred.