ASSOCIATERESEARCHSCIENTIST position available in the Center for Precision Medicine and Genomics to study the genetics and genomics of complex disorders in humans and mouse models. The projects will employ state of the art genomics and bioinformatics approaches to perform genome-wide discovery of susceptibility genes for organ failure in humans and animal models (exome, whole genomes, RNA seq, single cell, DNA microarray). The position will also provide opportunities to gain expertise in precision medicine and implementation of genomics into clinical care.
Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.