This postdoctoral scholar project will focus on the assembly and phylogenomic analyses of coral-associated bacterial endosymbionts. As such, this position will require skills in several biocomputing and bioinformatics areas including: assembly of genomes from host-based metagenomic samples, comparative phylogenomics, and the biogeography/population genetics of bacteria and their hosts. 

For full consideration please provide a full CV, cover letter, and research statement describing your relevant experience and postgraduate aims. Please submit these as one merged PDF file to: rvegathurber@gmail.com 

Application deadline:
Start date: Open until filled
Location: Corvallis, OR, USA