Next-gen Sequencing Data Analysis and Computational Biology
Field of Study:
Bioinformatics, Genomics, and RNA Biology
Department of Biological Chemistry & Pharmacology and The Center for RNA Biology
Rank of Student:
Freshmen or sophomores who plan to apply for graduate schools. Or seniors who plan to take gap years.
Computer science, Mathematics, Genomics
Hours per Week:
Salary / Stipend,
Wen Tang <email@example.com>
We investigate the mechanisms involved in function and biogenesis of small RNAs. Major goals of this project are to conduct comparative genomics and to develop computational pipelines to analyze and visualize mRNA-seq, small RNA-seq, CHIP-seq data.
Lab website: https://u.osu.edu/tanglab/
Required Applicant Information
CV, GPA and availability
Required or Desired Skills
The position is best suited for the student who is interested in programming and computational analysis. S/He will gain experience in wet lab research as well.
Duties include: Perform some independent research and analyze deep sequencing data; Assist lab personnel with research projects; Participate in lab meeting and planning.
Desired qualifications: 1. Familiar with Next-Gen sequencing; 2. Has some experience with Python and R; 3. Able to use experience to perform a variety of new techniques; 4. Actively seeks opportunities to increase skills;