UT Health Research Scientist, Sr. in Houston, Texas
Research Scientist, Sr.
# Hours Per Week
School of Biomedical Informatics
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Additional Summary Specific to Job
The School of Biomedical Informatics is seeking a Sr. Research Scientist to perform the following duties:
Conducts experiments using advanced computational methods
Determines feasibility of possible projects to ensure results addresses the biological question
Develops new software tools and algorithms for bioinformatics as needed
Communicates complex technical issues to experimentalists
Communicates results by generating appropriate figures, text, and presentations
Presents results in a written paper for publication, in a presentation at a meeting, or through personal contact with faculty members and other researchers
Manage administrative issues relevant to analyses, including time tracking and billing
Supervises staff and students as necessary. Work with clients to provide bioinformatics input in collaborative grant development.
Other duties as assigned.
Doctorate Degree (Ph.D.) with six years of experience in related research environment and have verifiable publications within the field of the research project.
Doctorate Degree in Bioinformatics, Statistics, Computer Science, or related field strongly preferred.
Minimum of six years experience in a related research environment and have verifiable publications within the field of the research project
Hands-on expertise in LINUX/UNIX, microarray data analysis, next-generation sequencing data analysis. Strong verbal and communication skills and the ability to work with a wide spectrum of clients in biomedical related fields.
Commensurate with experience
This position works with Houston Independent School District (H.I.S.D.) students.
This position works with minors under the age of 18 years.
This position will be working in a laboratory or clinic
This position will use radiation sources
Pre Employment Conditions
Open to current UTHSC-H employees only?
Does this position accept online applications?
This is a grant funded position
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