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Faculty position in Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA
Pediatric Hematology / Oncology, Four Diamonds Pediatric Cancer Research Center
The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hematology / Oncology, Four Diamonds Pediatric Cancer Research Center is recruiting an Assistant Professor (non-tenure track position) with expertise in bioinformatics and / or computational biology.
Our research is focused on epigenetics, regulation of gene expression, 3D chromatin organization, the molecular mechanisms that regulate malignant transformation, cellular proliferation and drug resistance, as well as the development of novel treatments for pediatric malignancies.
We are looking for an Assistant Professor (Non-tenure track) who will analyze the results of projects in Computational and Functional Genomics / Epigenomics, global regulation of gene expression, and Epigenetics (ChIP-seq, CUTANA, ChIP-on-chip, RNA-SEQ, ATAC-seq, GRO-seq, RBBS, Hi-C, 3-C, 4-C) in normal and malignant cells.
The Assistant Professor is expected to closely collaborate with principal investigators at Four Diamonds Pediatric Cancer Research Center on research projects focused on pediatric cancer.
Experience : Candidates must have significant research experience in the fields of bioinformatics, computational biology, systems biology, statistical genetics, and / or statistical genomics.
The successful candidate must be motivated, independent and highly organized, with excellent written and verbal communication skills.
The Penn State College of Medicine is located in Hershey, Pennsylvania, a family-oriented community with top-ranked public schools and convenient access to New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore and
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