Serves as a resource for collecting data and performing analysis. Facilitates and promotes a research project by providing scientific or intellectual information.
Develops laboratory protocols and training on new techniques. Manage, analyze and make recommendations on complex data sets for research.
Creates first drafts for scientific writing and publications, including protocols and grants.
Trains and mentors laboratory personnel.
Performs other related work as needed.
Doctoral degree in Evolutionary, Functional, and Community Ecology, and Community Ecology.
Experience with modeling and theory in Ecology & Epidemiology
Extensive knowledge of malaria epidemiology, population genetics of Plasmodium falciparum, and molecular biology of the parasite (including the multigene family know as var in this parasite).
Strong programming skills in Python, Julia or C++, R, and Shell
Extensive skills and knowledge in next generation sequencing data analysis
Strong skills in using geographic information system software (ArcGIS)
Strong oral and written communications skills
Ability to work independently and as part of a research team
Careful attention to detail
Ability to multitask
Ability to set and keep deadlines
Ability to stand for extended periods.
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