The laboratory of Dr. Kjersti Aagaard invites applications for a postdoctoral position in bioinformatics and biostatistics with a focus on microbiome science. An accomplished and highly motivated candidate with diverse skills is sought to fill this unique and exciting postdoctoral associate position at Baylor College of Medicine.
Dr. Aagaard is an NIH funded Professor in the Departments of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Molecular and Human Genetics, Molecular and Cell Biology, and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics. Dr. Aagaard has a strong history of leading and engaging in metagenomics and microbiome science, genomics and epigenomics translational research initiatives in perinatal medicine. She has additional funded research in congenital viruses, maternal nutrition and fetal programming, environmental exposures in pregnancy, and clinical research initiatives. Her laboratory team aims to meaningfully change the trajectory of disease during pregnancy and the newborn period through highly collaborative and high impact science.