Department: IUSM - Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Campus: IU School of Medicine Indianapolis
The Indiana University School of Medicine has an opening for a Postdoctoral Appointee in the area of metabolomics. This position will be part of the new IUSM Metabolomics Laboratory, a collaborative resource for metabolomics data collection, analysis and integration. This Postdoctoral Appointee will have a unique opportunity to work with highly collaborative, multi-disciplinary teams of scientists that span the translational research spectrum. A primary objective will be the development and implementation of new mass spectrometry-based metabolomics methods. Current projects focus on understanding the metabolic drivers of a range of pathological conditions including cancer, musculoskeletal disorders and heart disease. In addition to analytical method development there is the opportunity to work with computational scientists on the development of new data mining and visualization methods for metabolomics analysis. The ideal candidate should have a recent Ph.D. in chemistry/biochemistry/analytical chemistry with a high level of expertise in mass spectrometry methods development. Experience in computational methods including R and Python would be beneficial.
As the nation's largest medical school, IUSM is committed to being an institution that not only reflects the diversity of the learners we teach and the patient populations we serve, but also pursues the values of diversity, equity and inclusion that inform academic excellence. We desire candidates who enhance our representational diversity, as well as those whose work contributes to equitable and inclusive learning and working environments for our students, staff, and faculty. IUSM strives to take an anti-racist stance, regularly evaluating and updating its policies, procedures, and practices to confer equitable opportunities for contribution and advancement for all members of our community. We invite individuals who will join us in our mission to advance racial equity to transform health and wellbeing for all throughout the state of Indiana.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in chemistry/biochemistry/analytical chemistry with a high level of expertise in mass spectrometry methods development. Experience in computational methods including R and Python would be beneficial.
Department Contact for Questions:
Thomas O'Connell, PhD firstname.lastname@example.org Department of Otolaryngology Indiana University School of Medicine
OAA #: IUSM011052016
Internal Number: 11041
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