Postdoctoral position in Bioinformatics

We are looking for a one researcher (R2) with a PhD degree in mathematics, physics, computer science, biomedicine, biology or equivalent, with a background in data analysis and bioinformatics, ideally applied to neurobiology.

This position is linked to the IKUR strategy of the Department of Education of the Basque Government and the pillar on "Neuro-biosciences" and involves the development of new capacities in data analysis in a collaborative framework.

The successful candidate will collaborate with the different laboratories at ACHUCARRO and the other IKUR associates to analyse data coming from different omics (genomics, transcriptomics, etc). Knowledge of single cell omics applications is an asset.

We are committed to provide an exciting work environment, in a young and growing research institution, with access to complementary technologies and expertise. We offer an initial 3-years contract, with a gross annual salary of 28300 euros. This position, although temporary at the beginning, is expected to be indefinite in the medium term.

Summary Information

Application Deadline: The position will be open until covered.
Profile of candidates:
  • PhD in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Biology, or any other related field.
  • Experience with mathematics and statistical tools, and programming tools. Computational biology.
  • Previous understanding of "omics" data is essential.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English.

We would like the successful candidate to start as soon as possible.

How to Apply

The candidates should send a complete a motivation letter, an abridged CV and, if possible, two references to recruitment@achucarro.org.

 

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