Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Bioinformatics Specialist, Per Diem within the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. The primary purpose of the Bioinformatics Specialist, Per Diem is to provide professional scientific expertise and technical support in the planning and execution of projects related to research and process development in the field of microbiome, metabolomics, and multi-omics integration in breast cancer epidemiological research.
Among the key duties for this position are the following:
Performs complex bioinformatics data management and analysis; conducts research processes and procedures in the PI laboratory.
Assists in the acquisition and analysis of data, using bioinformatics, computational, and systems biology tools.
Participates in the planning, development, and implementation of laboratory and research studies as assigned and approved by the Principal Investigator.
Trains and provides guidance to junior laboratory personnel and provides assistance in the preparation of manuscripts, grant applications, and slides for scientific presentations.
Collaborates with internal and external researchers on analyzing and interpreting cancer sequencing data.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Masters-level or Ph.D. Degree preferred, strong preference for Degree in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Epidemiology, or Biostatistics.
City: New Brunswick
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
PHYSICALDEMANDS: Standing, sitting, walking, talking and hearing. No special vision requirements. Lifting up to 25 lbs.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.