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Dave Clements-2
Hi All,

Cross posting this opening from EvolDir.   This opening was also linked to from the January newsletter.

Please forward this on to anyone you know who may be looking for a position.


Dave C

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: <[hidden email]>
Date: Mon, Jan 9, 2017 at 11:20 PM
Subject: Job: CaliforniaStateU_SanMarcos.PopGenetProgrammer
To: [hidden email]

Job Description:

The Sethuraman lab of population genetics at California State
University San Marcos is looking to hire a scientific research
programmer. Primary responsibility will be to assist in development of
a model-based population genomics pipeline, and development of a
graphical front-end to be hosted in the Galaxy Project platform. This
position is funded by an NSF grant to Dr. Arun Sethuraman (CSU San
Marcos - www.arunsethuraman.weebly.com) and Dr. Jody Hey (Temple
University - https://bio.cst.temple.edu/~hey/) and will have ample
opportunities for collaborative development of statistical and
evolutionary genetic applications across both labs. The position will
be based out of CSUSM (San Marcos, California). This work requires
experience in C/C++, Perl/Python/Shell across Unix and Windows
platforms. Experience with development of applications for the Galaxy
Project is desired. Experience with software programming best
practices, including test automation (e.x. travis-ci, jenkins.io) and
task management (e.x. Jira, waffle.io) will be an added plus.

The position is funded for three years, with possibilities for
continued funding. The programmer/postdoc will report directly to both
PI's and also have the opportunity to train and mentor graduate and
undergraduate students (2-3 per year) in scientific programming and
software development.

Please contact Arun ([hidden email]) with any questions
regarding the position.


A Master's degree in computer science or bioinformatics with
extensive experience in scientific programming is required. Candidates
with a PhD in computational biology or bioinformatics, or some allied
field will also be considered.

University Auxiliary and Research Services Corporation (UARSC) was
founded in 1990 as a 501(c) 3 public, nonprofit corporation to support
the mission of Cal State San Marcos, the 20th campus in the California
State University system. CSUSM is a recipient of the Chronicle's 2014
Great College to work for. UARSC offers an excellent benefits package
which includes medical, dental, vision, retirement plan, life and long
term disability insurance, paid holidays, and generous vacation and
paid time off leave benefits. For more information about UARSC, visit
our website at www.csusm.edu/uarsc.

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Application Procedure:

Please apply by clicking "Apply" on this page, and be sure to submit
a cover letter and resume along with your online employment
application. UARSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not
discriminate against persons on the basis of race, color,
creed, religion, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender
expression, genetic information, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age,
medical condition, military service, veteran's status, marital
status, national origin, physical or mental disability, or any other
status protected by federal, state or local laws.

For questions or if you experience any difficulties with the online
application process, please contact UARSC Human Resources at (760)


Thank you!


Arun Sethuraman, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
California State University San Marcos


Arun Sethuraman <[hidden email]>


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