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Research Associate

University of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not specified
Date posted
Jan 3, 2024

Research Associate

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Open Date: Feb 20, 2023
Deadline: Feb 20, 2025 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

The Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks several candidates for a Research Associate position in the Academic Support Staff. This appointment will be initially for one (1) year and continuation during that time period and renewal are based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding (limited to three (3) years). Expertise is required in the specific area of Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Bioinformatics, Sequence Analysis, and Programming in R and Python. Must have a minimum of 4 years experience in the field with demonstrated publication record. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree.

Responsibilities may include engaging in bioinformatics research projects in biomedicine, both collaboratively and as a lead scientist. To perform data analysis and methods development. Direct team projects and mentor junior members of the lab. Writing and submitting research grants, at the PI and co-PI level as well as collaboratively with other Penn researchers.

The successful applicant will have an opportunity to write papers, attend conferences, and develop and advance in his/her academic career toward independence and faculty status.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.


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The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected class. Questions or concerns about this should be directed to the Executive Director of the Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, University of Pennsylvania, 421 Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6205; or (215) 898-6993 (Voice) or (215) 898-7803 (TDD).

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