Research Professor in Genome Sequencing at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies

  • Salk Institute for Biological Studies
  • La Jolla, San Diego, CA, USA
  • Jan 08, 2020
Full time   Biology/Biotechnology/Life Sciences

Job Description


Job #: G915
Posted Date: December 18, 2019
Closes On: Open Until Filled
Job Title: Research Professor in Genome Sequencing at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Status: Regular Full Time
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Laboratory/Department: Plant Molecular and Cellular Biology Laboratory
Laboratory is interested in identifying the mechanisms by which plants respond to changes in their light environment.
Position Description:

The successful candidate will be expected to establish an independent research program using innovative approaches to study genome sequencing and assembly and analysis, across a wide range of possible topics including bioinformatics and computational biology. The candidate will join an intellectually vibrant and collaborative group of faculty in the Harnessing Plant Initiative (HPI) as well as collaborate on Cancer and Brain initiatives throughout the Institute. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and strong record of research achievements.

Salk Institute is a collaborative research environment internationally renowned for research in the areas of cancer, molecular and developmental biology, plant biology and neuroscience and offers a highly interactive and stimulating environment. We seek interactive individuals who are passionate in their pursuit of important problems in science. Salk Institute offers competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Qualified candidates are invited to submit an online application at our Web site at Salk Faculty Online Application. A curriculum vitae and description of present and scientific endeavors are required. Qualified candidates will also be asked to submit letters of recommendation.

The Salk Institute for Biological Studies is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Application Details

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Application Deadline

Open Until Filled