University of Alabama at Birmingham
September 22, 2023
Offerd Salary:$15.50 - $23.51
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RESEARCHER II (Sen) - (T209997)


The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), Genetics Research Division, is seeking a passionate and motivated Researcher II to join the Sen Laboratory. A successful candidate must be proficient or have prior experience in R (or Python), and Shell programming language.

The main responsibilities for the position are:

  • Independently perform computational analysis on Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) datasets.
  • Collaborate with graduate students and postdocs on bioinformatics projects.
  • We offer a structured mentoring support, strong institutional commitment, and a clear long-term career growth plan as per UAB's Research Career Ladder guidelines. We offer competitive salaries and attractive benefits packages. The goal of the Researcher II is to attract undergrads with some coding experience and entice them into Ph.D. in my lab focused on cancer genomics.

    To learn more about the Sen lab please visit https: //

    General Responsibilities

    Under minimal supervision:

  • To set up and perform routine and established lab procedures in support of lab goals.
  • To collect, enter and summarize data.
  • To monitor results and report unusual outcomes.
  • Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Sets up and performs routine and established lab procedures in support of lab goals. Runs assays, cell/tissue culture, animal studies, etc.
  • Collects, enters and summarizes data.
  • Monitors results; detects and reports unusual outcomes.
  • Assists in the maintenance and trouble-shooting of lab equipment and supplies.
  • Performs basic statistical data analysis.
  • Performs fundamental statistical data analysis.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Hourly Salary Range $15.50 - $23.51


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • OR Associate's degree in a related field and two (2) years of related experience
  • OR High School diploma or GED and four (4) years of related experience
  • Work experience may NOT substitute for education requirement.


  • Proficient skill or prior experience in R (or Python), and Shell programming language.
  • Primary Location

    : University

    Job Category

    : Scientific Research


    : 392704000 Genetics Research Div

    Employee Status

    : Regular

    Shift: Day/1st Shift

    Work Arrangement (final schedule to be determined by the department/hiring manager): Hybrid Eligible

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