Biological Knowledgebase Curator

California University of Technology
Pasadena, California, United States
29 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Apr 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Summary

We are seeking a Biological Knowledgebase Curator to input and summarize data about gene function across all organisms and for C. elegans genes, cells, gene expression, development, behavior, etc.

Job Duties

  • Read primary biological literature and extract information about C. elegans and other organisms.
  • Develop knowledge models for developmental biological, physiological or cell biological data.
  • Help develop Standard Vocabularies to allow communication among biological researchers.
  • Communicate with front-line researchers.
  • Train users at scientific meetings.

Basic Qualifications

  • MS degree required.
  • Postgraduate research experience with C. elegans, S. cervisiae of D. melanogaster or experience as a Curator of a biological database.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Doctorate degree.
  • Experience with Gene Ontology enrichment analysis.

Supervisory position? No

Posting Detail Information

Posting Open Date 03/28/2017
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

EEO Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.