Instructor

first_imgMinimum QualificationsEducation: Doctoral Degree. Experience may not be substitutedin lieu of degree.Experience: 3-5 years Post-doctoral experience required.Preferred: Doctoral Degree in Genetics, Molecular or CellBiology, or other Biomedical Sciences. SummaryThe Walker laboratory is one of the leading environmentalepigenomics groups in the country, and plays a lead role in theNIEHS TaRGET II Consortium (Wang et. al. Nature Biotechnology 2018)charged with identifying epigenomic signatures associated withenvironmental exposures that cause disease.The Walker lab is in need of an experienced individual at theInstructor level to manage TaRGET II and other ongoing epigenomicstudies.This position is ideal for an individual who has training inepigenomics, including RNA- and ChIP-seq, WGBS and othertranscriptome and epigenome profiling approaches, including singlecell approaches. The candidate will manage a team of trainees andtechnicians, and be expected to publish manuscripts and contributedata to grant submissions. The position also will provideopportunities to work with model organisms including C. elegans,and to gain expertise in bioinformatics approaches for analyzingand interpreting ‘omics’ data.Job DutiesPlans, directs and conducts research experiments.Evaluates and analyzes data.Maintains Project database and tissue inventoriesConducts literature searches and summarizes information in anappropriate format for a particular study.Documents results of experiments and reports to principalinvestigator.Trains and supervises less experienced research staff.Defines problems and possible solutions.Performs other job-related duties as assigned. Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/AffirmativeAction/Equal Access Employer.4860CA; CHlast_img