10/11/2020

Seeking a Laboratory Head (indefinite-term employment position) (M21Y07)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    RIKEN(The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciencesBiology
    Biological sciencesOther
    TechnologyBiotechnology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Leading Researcher (R4)
    Established Researcher (R3)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    02/02/2021 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
  • LOCATION
    Japan › Kanagawa
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Permanent
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    See description

OFFER DESCRIPTION

[Laboratory]
RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences

[Research field and overview]
RIKEN's research is based on synthesis and interdisciplinary activity, with free thinking as its basic philosophy. RIKEN promotes research that goes beyond the boundaries of conventional research fields, while at the same time responding to the needs of society from a strategic perspective.

RIKEN invites applications for the position of Laboratory Head (indefinite-term employment position) to serve in a leadership position in the following research area. The successful candidate will be responsible for directing research projects from a mid-to-long-term perspective.

Field: Medical Genomics and Informatics
The area of research aims at identification of drug targets and drug effects by deciphering cellular networks through the use of genomic technologies, genomic data and computational biology. The successful candidate is expected to introduce original computational biology technologies, ranging from artificial intelligence, deep learning and other computational approaches to analyze large datasets, including genomics, transcriptomics, single cell atlases, promoter atlases, interactomes, protein structures and other omics data. The goal is developing novel approaches of intervention in human health, which may include nucleic acids-based approaches, viral vectors, or classic small molecules drugs.
RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences (IMS) provides laboratory heads with a supportive environment for their independent research, including start-up packages and annual research funds.

For​ an​ overview​ of​ IMS,​ please​ refer​ to​ the​ IMS​ homepage​ from​ the​ above​ Job​ posting​ URL.

[Open positions]
Laboratory Head: 1 position

[Work location]
Branch and address
RIKEN Yokohama Campus (1-7-22 Suehiro-cho, Tsurumi-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa 230-0045)

[Start of employmen]
October 1, 2021 or the earliest opportunity after this date.

[Keywords]
Computational biology,genomics,genetics,drugs,therapeutics

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Benefits

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Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
RIKEN(The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
Japan
Kanagawa

EURAXESS offer ID: 576566
Posting organisation offer ID: D120110116

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