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Find your future at the Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC!

We are looking for outstanding individuals from various backgrounds to help us engender transformative changes in the management of cancer and chronic illness. If you are looking to use your expertise alongside world-class researchers to significantly impact human health, well-being, quantity and quality of life, consider joining the team at the Ellison Institute.


Job Opportunities

Programmer Analyst III

We are seeking a talented, communicative, and energetic software developer with experience in the quantitative analysis of images to fill the position of Programmer Analyst III. We generate large amounts of imaging data from several different microscopy platforms. These data must be systematically stored and analyzed. The Programmer Analyst III will support discovery efforts by ensuring that image data are collected efficiently, easily retrieved, and processed uniformly. Additionally, the Programmer Analyst will be involved with the creation of novel image analysis methods. Learn More & Apply…

Statistician II

We are seeking a Statistician II who will use clinical study data analyses and machine learning techniques to effectively extract and manipulate clinical data sets for analysis. This role involves close collaboration with a multi-disciplinary team of clinicians, computer scientists, mathematicians, statisticians, and economists. Additionally, the Statistician will perform statistical analyses of clinical data to discover novel associations between clinical/environmental/socioeconomic factors and disease status and/or outcome. They will develop input methodology and data file structure, overseeing data entry and maintenance of data files, including backups and hard copies. Data sets may include high-dimensional multi-omic data, time series from live cell microscopy, and complex clinical data from electronic medical records. They will perform low-level data manipulations, including locating/downloading data from public resources, populating databases, and data reformatting. In addition the candidate will design, code, test, debug, document and maintain computer programs for statistical analysis as needed; installing and testing software, overseeing maintenance of hardware and software. The ability to communicate effectively with researchers across these domains is essential to success in this position. Contributions will also be made to current and future development of grant applications, scientific research and scientific manuscripts for the Ellison Institute. Learn More & Apply…