The Fertig lab seeks a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow or PhD student for genomics and precision medicine.
The successful applicant develop single cell technologies and/or analysis methods in collaboration with leading computational and clinical investigators in the Johns Hopkins University Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center and Bloomberg~Kimmel Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy.
The ideal candidate will have previous experience in cancer systems biology research using high throughput genomics data. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in either computational methods or wet bench technology development for single cell profiling.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter describing the reason for their interest and fit to the position requirements, their CV, and names and contact information of three references to Dr. Fertig (ejfertig at jhmi dot edu).
Requirements for a computational trainee:
Requirements for a wet-lab trainee:
The ideal candidate will have previous experience in R/Bioconductor, biopython, or similar with recommended experience in C++. Although not required, preference will be given to candidates with experience in single-cell analysis.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter describing the reason for their interest, prior programming and bioinformatics experience, experience in multi-disciplinary research, and fit to the position. They should also send their CV and contact information for 3 references to Dr. Fertig (ejfertig at jhmi dot edu).
The Fertig lab welcomes students from high school to graduate school for diverse research opportunities.
For inquiries please contact Dr. Fertig (ejfertig at jhmi dot edu) with your CV or resume and a brief cover letter describing your previous research experiences, specific interests in this lab, and programming expertise.
The Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity employer. Dr. Fertig's lab values diversity in the workplace.