UPCI Basic Research Administration - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19001844)
The Osmanbeyoglu Lab is seeking competitive candidates who have recently completed (or are close to completing) a BS/MS in an applied quantitative discipline, such as computational biology, bioinformatics, biostatistics or computer science with a strong interest in either basic or translational cancer research.
A strong computational background is needed and experience in machine learning is desired, as is previous experience with functional analysis of omics data. Projects are in the areas of cancer genomics, epigenetics of drug response, and immunotherapy. We work closely with basic and clinical science collaborators, both at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and other top tier institutions.
Must have background in an applied quantitative discipline, such as computational biology, bioinformatics, biostatistics or computer science. Candidates with 5 years or experience in the aforementioned fields may be substituted in lieu of advanced degree requirement.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Research.IV
Minimum Education Level Required: Master's
Minimum Experience Level Required: 1-2 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm
Hiring Range: TBD based on qualifications
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: Yes
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19001844
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.