The USC School of Pharmacy, Titus Family Department of Clinical Pharmacy is seeking a Postdoctoral Scholar - Research Associate to join our ongoing studies on cancer genomics and Therapeutics. Recent Ph.D. graduates with successful publication record in scholarly journals are encouraged to apply.
We seek a highly motivated scientist who is proficient in using routine molecular biology techniques for genomics/epigenomic studies. Hands-on experience with high throughput assays and next generation sequencing-based platforms is required. In addition, the candidate should have a strong background in computational biology, bioinformatics, or biostatistics. Computational skills, including experience with bioinformatic tools and packages, are needed. Experience with data mining, especially for âomicsâ datasets, or developing pipelines/software for large biological datasets is desired.
The individual should have experience with working in teams, as well as an ability to work independently.
Applicants should attach the following:
1) Statement of research interests and career goals
2) Curriculum Vitae including bibliography
3) Names and contact information for three references
Salary and benefits commensurate with experience and NIH guidelines.
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.