18/01/2018

Postdoc position in cancer genomics

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Trento
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciences
    Computer science
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    15/02/2018 00:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Italy › Povo
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40

A computational postdoc position is available in the Laboratory of Bioinformatics and Computational Genomics at the Centre for Integrative Biology (CIBIO) in Trento, Italy.

The successful candidate will be mainly involved in the design and implementation of strategies to study the role of inherited polymorphisms in combination with timedependent variables and somatic events on cancer genesis, progression and treatment resistance. The candidate will be also involved in the analysis of NGS data from tumor tissues and plasma DNA (liquid biopsies) to chart tumor evolution and treatment resistance.

The ideal candidate will have a PhD in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, Computational Biology or equivalent, experience in the analysis of next generation sequencing and high-density array data from human cells, strong analytical and quantitative background and programming skills. Background in cancer genomics is recommended.

Highly motivated individuals are invited to send a detailed CV, a cover letter describing research interests and experience, and contact information for two references to Alessandro Romanel (alessandro.romanel@unitn.it).

We offer full-time contracts of 1 or 2 years (renewable) to start by end of March 2018.

Selection process

Highly motivated individuals are invited to send a detailed CV, a cover letter describing research interests and experience, and contact information for two references to Alessandro Romanel (alessandro.romanel@unitn.it).

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Good

Skills/Qualifications

 

 

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Centre for Integrative Biology (CIBIO) University of Trento
Italy
TN
Povo
38123
via Sommarive 9

EURAXESS offer ID: 272761