Staff Scientist - Pediatrics - Neurology (90002437)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7091376 (Ref:9946-en_US)

Posted: January 5, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Staff Scientist will perform bioinformatic analyses of large data sets, both published and generated in-house. The data sets will include bulk and single-cell RNA-seq, exome, and CRISPR/Cas9 screen data. 

Job Duties

  • Performs bioinformatic analyses as directed by the principal investigator; this will include analyses of single-cell RNA-seq data, co-expression analysis, de-convoluting next generation sequencing data from CRISPR/Cas9 screens, molecular pathway, and gene ontology analyses.
  • Maintains and backs-up large datasets.
  • Creates figures and writes methods/figure legends for manuscripts for publication.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Doctoral Degree. Experience may not be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • Three years of post doctoral research experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • PhD with 5 years of experience.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.

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