The ideal candidate will be driven and highly motivated. He or she should have a strong genetic and molecular biology background. Experience in human disease research is required. Computational and statistical skills as well as prior experience in animal models (e.g. mouse or zebrafish) for modeling developmental disorders are strengths but not required. The successful applicant will be expected to learn and employ the most cutting-edge bioinformatics and genomics methodologies.
The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (MEEI) is a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. MEEI is an international leader for treatment and research in both Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology. MEEI hence offers a strong research environment complemented by world-leading clinical expertise in these fields. The MEEI Bioinformatics Center is affiliated with MEEI Ocular Genomics Institute, where top-notch genomics research in ophthalmology is conducted and collaborative opportunities are abundant.
To apply for the position, please send an email with PDF's of a detailed letter of interest, current CV, and the contact information for at least three references to Kathleen Newton: