The Department of Mental Health Research Projects is seeking a Genetic Data Analyst will analyze data from existing large genomics studies.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Analyze data using a standard statistical techniques in R and using existing statistical genetics tools.
Data management including data checking and cleaning of genotype, epigenetic and phenotype data.
Generally works independently, implementing known workflows and apply new methods with guidance from PI.
Presenting and summarizing analyses in various formats including raw output, tables, and graphics, oral and written reports.
Apply bioinformatics approaches to help translate the detected associations into biological systems/functions.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in related discipline. Three years related experience.
Additional education (Master's level) may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
Preferred Qualifications: Master's Degree in Bioinformatics or Biostatistics
Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Familiarity with R, PLINK, Python
Sitting, standing and walking for extended period. Reaching by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction. Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects with fingers rather than with whole hand(s) or arm(s). Ability to move standard equipment through a hospital or lab environment.
Classified Title: Research Data Analyst
Working Title: Genetic Data Analyst
Starting Hourly Range: $23.17 - $31.91; Commensurate with experience
Employee Group: Casual / On Call
Exempt Status: Exempt
Location: School of Public Health, East Baltimore Campus
Department Name: Mental Health, Research Projects
Personnel Area: School of Public Health
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