A postdoctoral research associate position is available in the lab of Dr. Trevor Krabbenhoft in the Department of Biological Sciences and the RENEW Institute (www.buffalo.edu/renew) at the University at Buffalo (SUNY@Buffalo).
This is a project funded by the Great Lakes Fishery Commission. Responsibilities for the position will include:
• Focus on using laboratory and bioinformatic approaches for genome assembly and comparative genomic analyses in coregonine (Salmonidae) fishes of the Great Lakes.
• Involvement with a combination of genome sequencing
• DNA methylation and structural variant analysis to identify and understand how genetic variation produces the extensive phenotypic diversity in a species flock of the genus Coregonus.
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A Ph.D. in biology, computer science, bioinformatics, or related field is required (must be conferred within 5 years of appointment date). Experience with genome assembly is preferred but candidates with strong bioinformatic or coding skills will be considered.
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