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Computational Biology Summer Associate
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Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Science
  • Successful candidates will be able to choose among a number of projects that match their interest and skill-set. Potential projects include: use of RNA-sequencing data for enhanced detection of genomic variants; pharmacogenomic modeling using Tempus organoid data to predict patient drug response using genomic and transcriptomic data; analysis of real-world data (RWD) using Tempus' large clinico-genomic database to discover correlations between drug response and genomic alterations
  • Masters or Ph.D. student in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Data Science
  • Analytical programming abilities such as R or Python
  • Knowledge of genomics data
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in a variety of settings and media
  • Strong computer skills, including advanced knowledge of Google Suite and Gmail, preferred
  • A self-starter with the ability to work independently as well as in collaboration with others in a fast-paced environment is critical. Be ready to fly the plane as you're still building it!
  • Apply skills and knowledge learned in the classroom to on-the-job experiences
  • Work on comprehensive, value-added project(s) that help enhance the fields of science and technology
  • Collaborate with teams/colleagues in a fast-paced environment
  • Gain professional development & build relationships with peers from across the country
  • The internship will be a hybrid, onsite 3 days/week with the option to work remotely the remaining days

1,001-5,000 employees

Data-driven precision medicine
Company Overview
Tempus is on a mission to provide the necessary tools to usher in an era of precision medicine. The company has built the world's largest library of clinical and molecular data and an operating system to make that information accessible and useful for patients, physicians, and researchers.