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 =====Job Opportunities===== =====Job Opportunities=====
  
-We are currently seeking ​postdoctoral fellows ​interested in identifying the roles of non-coding variants using whole genome sequencing of patients with rare Mendelian phenotypes. Interested ​candidates ​should ​contact ​Shamil with a CV and statement of research interests and background +Specific opportunities for postdoctoral fellows ​and staff scientists are posted on this page when available. Irrespectively ​of specific openings, we always encourage qualified ​candidates ​to contact ​us
  
-We also have an opportunity for a postdoctoral fellow interested in a computational project on the functional effects of coding variants. Generally, postdoctoral candidates with a strong background in computational biology, population genetics, protein structure or molecular evolution and interest in applications to human genetics, are encouraged to contact Shamil. 
  
-The Brigham Genomic Medicine Program (BGMP) is also seeking ​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==== 
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 +We have an opening for statistical geneticist interested both in theory/​method development ​and analysis of large-scale sequencinggenotyping ​and epigenomics datasets. Potential 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 datasetsExperience in statistical genetics will be considered as a significant plus, and an understanding of evolutionary and/or human genetics is also helpfulHowever, we will consider all applicants with a strong quantitative background willing to learn and work at the forefront of this rapidly expanding field  
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 +====Position available: Postdoctoral Fellow in Mendelian Human Genetics==== 
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 +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