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-We are currently looking for a postdoctoral fellow interested in identifying the roles of non-coding variants using whole genome sequencing of patients with rare Mendelian phenotypes. This position is in collaboration with Merck Research Labs. Interested candidates should contact Shamil with a CV and statement of research interests and background.  ​+=====Job Opportunities=====
-We have an opportunity ​for postdoctoral ​fellow interested in a computational project ​on the functional effects ​of coding variants. Generallypostdoctoral ​candidates ​with a strong background in computational biology, population genetics, protein structure or molecular evolution and interested in applications to human genetics are encouraged ​to contact ​Shamil.+Specific opportunities ​for postdoctoral ​fellows and staff scientists are posted ​on this page when available. Irrespectively ​of specific openingswe always encourage qualified ​candidates to contact ​us
-The Personal Genomics Consultation Service (PGCS) at Brigham ​and Women’s Hospital ​and Harvard Medical School analyzes patient cases with rare genetic phenotypesPGCS is searching ​for a full time research scientist or computational biologist to help solve rare disease cases using computational genomics pipelines and bioinformatics tools, and to develop leading edge genetic algorithms that are essential to finding ​the genetic causes ​of rare phenotypesPlease see [[http://​careers.brighamandwomens.org/​JobDescription.aspx?​Back=1&&​jobId=2262379|the job posting ​for more information.]]+ 
 +====Position available: Postdoctoral Fellow in Statistical Genetics==== 
 +We have an opening for a statistical geneticist interested both in theory/​method development ​and analysis of large-scale sequencing, genotyping ​and epigenomics datasetsPotential projects include the analysis of regulatory variation; unresolved issues of allelic architecture and phenotype prediction; development of new methods ​for the analysis of large-scale sequencing datasets. Experience in statistical genetics will be considered as significant plus, and an understanding of evolutionary and/or human genetics is also helpful. However, we will consider all applicants with a strong quantitative background willing ​to learn and work at the forefront ​of this rapidly expanding field  
 +====Position availablePostdoctoral Fellow in Mendelian Human Genetics==== 
 +We have an opening for a human geneticist with an interest in method development for variant prediction in Mendelian disorders using large-scale sequencing, genotyping and epigenomics datasets. Potential projects include ​the estimation of penetrance ​for disease variants; integration of protein structural ​information ​and relevant domains in functional predictions;​ development of new methods for the analysis of large-scale case and control sequencing datasets. Experience in Mendelian human genetics will be considered as a significant plus, and an understanding of statistical genetics and sequencing is also helpful. However, we will consider all applicants with a strong quantitative background willing to learn and work at the forefront of this rapidly expanding field