The USDA, Agricultural Research Service, Genomics and Bioinformatics Research Unit in Gainesville, Florida, is seeking a POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE, for a FOUR YEAR APPOINTMENT.  A Ph.D. is required. Salary is commensurate with experience ($62,236  - $68,462 per annum) plus benefits. The incumbent will develop new Salmonella typing and phenotype prediction methods from genomes and metagenomes using population genomics and machine learning. Knowledge of computer science, machine learning, microbiology or statistics are desirable.  Send application materials and references to Dr. Adam Rivers, e-mail Additional information can be found at .

USDA/ARS is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Application deadline:
Start date: TBD
Location: United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Gainesville, Florida, USA