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.
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