|Position Title:||Microbiomics Post-Doctoral Associate|
A postdoctoral position in microbiomics is available at the Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. The position is open for postdoctoral researchers interested in microbiome research and the links between microbes and human/animal physiology. Successful candidates will focus on using bioinformatics and statistical tools to investigate the impact of microbes in human/animal health, nutrition and evolution, working in projects related to: genetic, dietary and environmental drivers of animal/human microbiomes; systems biology of microbiomes; global patterns of the human/animal microbiome, and host-microbe interactions.
Selected candidates will interact with researchers from multiple scientific backgrounds, in a highly collaborative environment. Apply online at: http://humanresources.umn.edu/jobs (search for Job 320774). Attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references. Direct inquiries to: email@example.com. This position offers a competitive salary and benefits package in the vibrant, multicultural environment of the twin cities (Minneapolis-St. Paul). Required Qualifications: PhD in biology, microbiology, animal science, bioinformatics, computational biology, or related field. Desired qualifications: Experience with one or more computing programing languages, including but not limited to R, Python, C++ or Perl. Previous experience with metagenomics and transcriptomics datasets.
|Company/Institution:||University of Minnesota|
|City, State:||St. Paul, MN|