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Chen Lab @ Boston University

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Boston, Massachusetts

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Fri, 05 Feb 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Job Details Full-timeEstimated: $74,000 – $99,000 a year6 hours ago Qualifications – MATLAB – Computer vision – Machine learning – Python – Bachelor’s degree Full Job Description Data Scientist in Bioinformatics and Neuroscience We are hiring a Data Scientist to be involved in several multi-year BRAIN Initiative related NIH and NSF funded projects. These projects focus on understanding cortical computation during behavior by combining behavior, genomics, spatial transcriptomics, anatomical reconstructions, and large-scale population recordings. This person will be involved in help to analyze experimental data, developing software tools to aid in the data analysis, and helping with data infrastructure and management. Specific Projects include: Analysis of genomic data. Image analysis for in situ sequencing of gene expression. Automated behavioral training and video analysis. Analysis of dense electron microscope reconstructions of neuronal connectivity (ie. Connectomics). Required Skills: BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Bioinformatics, Neuroscience or related technical field. One to three years of academic or professional experience. Programming experience in MATLAB and Python is required. Extensive background in either genomic analysis, image analysis, computer vision, or machine learning is preferred. If interested ining, please submit a CV along with 3 references to . Show full job description Quick