HHMI Postdoctoral Research Fellow in
Bioinformatics, Genomics and Proteomics

Williams College seeks to hire a postdoctoral fellow in its Bioinformatics, Genomics and
Proteomics (BIGP) Program.  This position is funded by a Howard Hughes Medical Institute grant to
encourage future faculty development.  The HHMI Fellow will conduct independent research under
the mentorship of one or more of the 20 members of the BIGP Program at Williams (http://  In this context, the HHMI Fellow will assist in supervising undergraduate
students performing thesis and independent research and will teach one BIGP Winter Study course
of his/her own design.

This position for a scientist with training in bioinformatics, genomics, and/or proteomics is ideally
suited for those who seek teaching and research experience at a premiere liberal arts college.
Candidates must have a recent Ph.D. in a relevant field.  This is a full-time, one-year position with
a flexible start date and the possibility of renewal for one additional year.  Salary is competitive
and funds for professional travel are included.

Applications are due November 21, 2006 for fellowships that will begin in 2007. Questions about
the fellowship program can be answered by Dr. Wendy Raymond, [log in to unmask],
(413) 597-3536.

Please send a cv, names and contact information of three references, and a cover letter that
1.) identifies possible Williams College BIGP mentors,
2.) includes a proposed title and a few sentences describing a
one-month BIGP course you might teach, and
3.) includes job number (300XXX-SCIENCE)
to [log in to unmask] .

Only complete applications will be accepted.

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