University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV)

Genetics Research Positions - Faculty, Postdocs, Staff Bioinformaticist

UNLV-Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine

Las Vegas, NV, United States

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine

Our Institute believes that we can improve health care through translational clinical scientific research and medical genetics clinical care. We are researching personalized medicine with an emphasis on using genetics to better predict osteoporotic fracture, multi-omics to identify origins of cancers, the immune system in Schizophrenia pathogenesis, the genetic underpinnings of rare disease, and developing better approaches to analyze VUSs and other genetic information for disease diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment. These efforts are supported by our new $11.4M, 5–year Center of Biomedical Research Excellence P20 Grant from NIH in personalized Medicine. Visit our website at to learn more.

Consider joining our growing group of scientists – current open positions:

  • Faculty in Human Genetics (any rank) [R0112515]
  • Faculty in Bioinformatics (any rank) [R0112965]
  • 4 Postdoctoral Fellowships in Biostatistics and Bioinformatics:
  • [R0116338][R0113080] [R0118405], or inquire at
  • Research Assistant Professor, Bioinformatics [R0116513]
  • Staff Bioinformaticist [R0118088]
  • Graduate Students in Bioinformatics, Genetics, and Biostatistics


The position application links are at Submit a letter of interest, detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted. Faculty applicants should also submit a three-page research plan. Although these positions will remain open until filled, review of candidates’ materials will begin on December 1, 2019. 

Please apply via recruiter’s website.