Columbia University's Department of Genetics & Development invites applicants for the Associate Research Scientist position. Candidates should have strong scientific and postdoctoral experience. Responsibilities will include running a vibrant and independent research program, performing independent research, help and supervise the bioinformatic analysis of ongoing projects, training and mentoring graduate students, postdocs, technicians, and an active participant in all program Department activities, including participation in grant proposal development and manuscript publishing.
Applicants must have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree and at least two to three years of postdoctoral research experience.
The applicant must also be capable of conducting research independently with minimum oversight, and of supervising graduate students and technicians.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
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.