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The Center for Genetic Discovery is recognized as hub for research, collaboration and innovative computational solutions. Our opportunities are diverse and rewarding. Labs are composed of talented, like-minded individuals from around the world who are dedicated to helping people. We are proud to call the University of Utah our home.

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Graduate School

Computational genomics is a rapidly growing field with a need for PhD trained professionals.  Our center offers world-class training opportunities and our graduates enjoy exciting and diverse career options at the intersection of genomics and computer science.

Graduate students can join the Yandell, Marth, Quinlan, Eilbeck, or Jorde laboratories through the University of Utah Bioscience Program or the Computer Science Graduate Program.

Careers

The Center for Genetic Discovery is hiring talented postdocs, data analysts, and software developers.  Our center is a dynamic and collaborative environment, with many exciting projects and opportunities for career development.  Utah boasts outstanding quality of life and unparalleled outdoor recreation opportunities.  Please see open positions posted below.  Direct inquiries to nodira.codell@genetics.utah.edu.

Partnerships

Our research is collaborative and cross-disciplinary by nature, spanning across algorithmics, software tool development, biomedical informatics, genomic medicine, and the biology of genomes.  Please contact us to inquire about potential academic or commercial partnerships.

Open Positions

The Utah Center for Genetic Discovery (UCGD) seek a Senior Programmer Analyst with background and experience in genetics as well as related experimental design. If interested please follow the link below.

Programmer/Analyst Sr

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