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Postdoctoral Fellow at the Galas laboratory, the Pacific Northwest Research Institute open

Postdoctoral Fellow 
The Galas laboratory at the Pacific Northwest Research Institute (PNRI) is seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Fellow to work on an exciting new research program using new computational methods to discover biological meaning from large, complex data sets. We seek a creative, energetic researcher who wants to extend the frontiers of knowledge as part of a multidisciplinary team of scientists exploring the genetics of complex expression and biological networks. The successful applicant will collaborate on the development and application of computational tools for the analysis of various heterogeneous data sets, in order to generate new biomedical insights relevant to one (or more) of the fields of childhood development, cancer, autoimmune, diabetes or cardiovascular disease. Some recent publications related to this work can be found at: http://www.pnri.org/research-programs/galas- lab/
 
Qualifications: 
 • A PhD in bioinformatics, computer science, statistics or a related field 
 • Strong applied mathematics background and scientific programming skills 
 • Prior experience with algorithms and large-scale data analysis 
 • Prior experience in a biological research environment is preferred 
 
About PNRI: PNRI is an independent, nonprofit, biomedical research institute with a distinguished history of scientific advances to improve health in a variety of disease areas, including diabetes and diabetes-related disorders. PNRI is committed to building a culture that encourages originality, risk-taking, and interdisciplinary collaboration. Please see www.pnri.org for more information. 

How to Apply: 
For immediate consideration, please submit a cover letter and Curriculum vitae at: hr @ pnri.org. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

posted 2016.07.26