Expertise with molecular software and online sequence databases is required along with an organized approach to data collection, interpretation and presentation for this accredited clinical service. Familiarity with quality management, robotic systems and experience in R or other programming languages would be an asset. This is a hands-on position that should prove to be both challenging and rewarding as the work directly affects the lives of cancer patients.
The applicant must hold a Ph.D. in genetics, molecular biology or other related field and a minimum of 2 years of technical experience in method development.
To apply, please send a letter expressing your interest, your curriculum vitae in confidence by May 15, 2017 to:
Dr. Aly Karsan
Medical Director, Cancer Genetic and Genomics
BC Cancer Agency
The position will remain open until filled.
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The PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. English is the official language used at PHSA.