Postdoctoral Associate

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7115618 (Ref:13701-en_US)

Posted: November 8, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Department of Molecular & Human Genetics is seeking a Postdoctoral Associate. The candidate will have a graduate degree at the doctoral level and be knowledgeable in both advanced computer science technique including machine learning and network analyses as well as in biology and genetics. They will join our team developing advanced computational biology analyses of complex human diseases, particularly neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's Disease.


In that context, the candidate will support code creation, development, engineering, testing and validation at a quality and with documentation enabling deployment and sharing with third parties.  The candidate will take part in normal and usual scientific lab activities and take a leadership role in devising scientific studies and writing papers as a lead author describing the techniques they developed and their applications to biological and medical questions.

Job Duties

  • Plans, directs and conducts specialized and advanced research experiments.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data.
  • May establish new research protocols and procedures.
  • Summarizes research findings and publish results in research journals. 
  • May be responsible for laboratory operations.
  • May supervise research staff.

Minimum Qualifications

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



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:#7115618 (Ref:13701-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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