Job Number: 107132
Category: Faculty and Physicians
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 351000 - BF-Department Administration
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
The Lyda Hill Department of Bioinformatics at the UT Southwestern Medical Center is looking to hire a faculty position. Candidates must posses a Masters Degree. Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience.
Assignments to the Director of the Bioinformatics Core Facility (BICF) include:
Design and implement strategies for the recruitment and retention of talent in bioinformatics and computational biology.
Design and implement strategies for career development of BICF team members.
Oversee BICF collaborations with researchers on campus.
Oversee help desk and fee-for-service programs.
Oversee BICF fellows program.
Oversee BICF nanocourses.
Lead collaborative project development on campus, including participation in grant applications.
Instruct and enforce within BICF strategies to maintain highest standards in reproducibility of analytical pipelines.
Instruct and enforce within BICF strategies to maintain highest standards in the integrity of data as submitted to BICF for projects.
Prepare grant applications to fund BICFs foundational activities in the development of broadly accessible software pipelines and data management systems.
Jointly with the chair of BICFs steering committee, plan and implement annual budget.
Develop strategies for sustainable cloud service infrastructure.
Independent, self-funded research activities.