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The Berger Laboratory and Wherry Laboratory are seeking a bioinformatician to join our team researching the epigenetic mechanisms of T cell exhaustion and cancer immunotherapy. The candidate will lead the bioinformatics efforts of the team, working closely with wet-bench scientists and bioinformaticians from both labs. Thus, understanding the biological questions and providing rigorous statistical and bioinformatic expertise is a requirement of this position. The candidate should have statistics and bioinformatics experience, basic programming skills (familiarity with python, R, and bash), and a background or strong interest in epigenetics, immunology, or cancer immunotherapy. The candidate will manage large repositories of sequence data, and perform analyses on different types of sequencing datasets, including but not limited to CUT & RUN, ChIP-Seq, RNA-seq, ATAC-Seq, and HiC. The individual will also assist in writing manuscripts and grants, with a focus on the statistical and bioinformatics aspects.
The minimum of a Master’s degree and three years of data analysis experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience, in Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Computer Science, Data Science, Informatics or equivalent.
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