Postdoctoral Associate

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7109854 (Ref:12982-en_US)

Posted: September 7, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


A postdoctoral position in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology is available in Dr. Hongjie Li's lab in Huffington Center on Aging and Department of Molecular and Human Genetics. The lab is well-funded by NIH/NIA, and Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT). The lab has developed different single-cell sequencing platforms and is now co-leading the Fly Cell Atlas collaborative project. Our research will focus on developing and applying multi-omics technologies (transcriptomics, epigenomics, and proteomics), and combining them with fly and mouse models to study brain aging and age-related intestinal cancers. The candidate is expected to develop algorithms for analyzing and integrating single-cell multi-omics data.  For details, visit lab website:


The position offers an excellent opportunity to conduct research in a supportive and stimulating environment, and to collaborate with single-cell sequencing experts, experimental biologists and clinicians.

Job Duties

  • Analyzes data for transcriptomic, epigenomic and proteomic data.
  • Publishes methods, software and application papers.
  • Conducts collaborative projects.

Minimum Qualifications

  • MD or Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.
  • No experience required.

Preferred Qualifications

  •  Experience in bioinformatics.



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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Job posting number:#7109854 (Ref:12982-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
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