Jeremy Schmutz
Jeremy Schmutz

HudsonAlpha Genome Sequencing Center

Education Level:  Undergraduate, Graduate

Hours per Week:  30

Number of Positions Anticipated:  1

Description: 

Jane Grimwood
Jane Grimwood

An internship position supporting the bioinformatics and data analysis efforts in the Genome Sequencing Center is available. In this position, you will support a team of scientists in the manipulation, assembly, and exploration of the genomic sequence of organisms relevant to the DOE. Possible projects include genome assembly, genetic map generation/integration, and next generation sequence analysis. Main responsibilities will include working closely with the scientists at the GSC in the design/implementation of computational tools for use by the team.

Specific Requirements: 

  • A strong interest in bioinformatics and computer science is required.
  • Programming experience (Python, Perl, C++) and strong math skills are needed.
  • Comfortable working with Mac/Linux/Unix-based systems is preferred.