Greg Barsh
Greg Barsh

Greg Barsh Lab

Education Level: Undergraduate

Hours per Week: 30

Number of Positions Anticipated: 1

Description:

The intern will work on the bioinformatic annotation and analysis of mammalian genome sequence and transcriptome data from unconventional (non-model) organisms.

See http://genome.cshlp.org/content/21/11/1905.full or orhttp://www.sciencemag.org/content/337/6101/1536.short for an example.

This is a heavily computer-based position that requires initiative, independence and critical thinking.

Specific Requirements:
  • Working knowledge of command line interface and scripting language(s) such as perl or python
  • Familiarity with basic biological and genetic principles
  • Strong background in, and experience with computing
  • Interest in evolution, biology and natural variation