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Postdoctoral Scholar (Job Id: 42636)
University of Louisville in ,
Date Posted 12/19/2021
Admin-Other Administrative Positions
Employment Type
Application Deadline Open until filled

Job ID: 42636

Location: Envirome Institute

Minimum Qualifications

PhD, MD or DVM and 3 plus years of related experience are required.  The university offers market competitive salary and benefits. Grade EE Salary Minimum $47,476 Midpoint $47,695 Maximum $61,834

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in bioinformatics that includes analysis of transcriptomic, proteomic, and/or metabolomic datasets. 
  • Extensive experience in next generation sequencing (NGS) analysis of DNA and RNA-seq data using short and long read sequencing technologies is highly preferred.
  • Also desirable is a demonstrable track record in high dimensional data analysis, applying machine learning to biological datasets, and data visualization.
  • Proficiency in programming using one or more common ata science languages such as Python or R is expected.
Position Description

The Diabetes and Obesity Center is seeking a talented bioinformatics scientist to join our team as a Postdoctoral Scholar. The Scholar will apply bioinformatics expertise to the analysis and interpretation of large -omics datasets, and may design databases and develop algorithms for processing, analyzing, and integrating multi-omics data.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To apply advanced techniques in bioinformatics, statistical analysis, and programming to biological problems addressed in the Diabetes and Obesity Center.
  • The Scholar will work with large biological data sets including Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data (RNA-Seq, Genome/Exome-Seq, etc.), single-cell RNA-Seq data, and potentially other -omics datasets (proteomics, metabolomics) to explore the mechanisms underlying cardiometabolic health and disease.
Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of Louisville is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, age, color, national origin, ethnicity, creed, religion, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, pregnancy, or veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please contact the Employment team at employment@louisville.edu or 502.852.6258.

How To Apply -Staff Positions

To apply for this position, follow the "Online App. Form" link below and then click on the "Apply Now". You must answer all required fields and submit your application by clicking the "Submit" button.  Detailed instructions are available at louisville.edu/jobs in the "My Career Tools" section.  Vacancies are routinely removed from the jobs portal around 7:00PM each Monday.


Only ONE attachment can be uploaded per application. If you wish to include a cover letter or other documents, please combine them as one document with your resume/cv, save the document with a simple short title that contains only letters, spaces, or numbers, and then upload. 

Computers are available for application submission at the Human Resources Department located at 1980 Arthur Street - Louisville, Kentucky 40208. For more information, please contact us by email at employment@louisville.edu or by phone 502-852-6258.

If you require assistance or accommodation with our online application process, you may schedule an appointment at (502) 852-6258 with Employment Services at the Human Resources office located at 1980 Arthur Street, Louisville, KY 40208.

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