Statistical Geneticist

Toronto, ON

  • 2021-06-25
  • Our client is a start-up company that is using their own AI powered platform to revolutionize biotech in drug development. They are looking for a Statistical Geneticist in North America (Canada, Boston, willing to re-locate to Toronto) – for now the individual will work from home.

    General Responsibilities:
    • Work on therapeutic target discovery
    • Analyze large scale datasets to identify disease risk variants with significant population prevalence
    • Statistical genetics analysis/genetics data analysis
    • Assist with AI powered drug development
    • Utilize processes like genome-wide association study (GWAS), fine-mapping, eQTL
    Requirements
    • PhD in Population Genetics or Statistical Genetics
    • Strong knowledge of R and PLINK
    • Strong peer-reviewed publication track record
    • Strong knowledge of statistics
    • Familiar with GWAS, fine-mapping, eQTL
    • Experience with data analysis
    • Experience with statistical genetics

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    We thank all interested applicants, however, only the candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.