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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.


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


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) Core Facility and 3i Initiative seek either a Senior Research Analyst or a Senior Programmer Analyst with background and experience in immunology and genetics as well as related experimental design. If interested please follow the links below.

Programmer/Analyst Sr


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