Postdoc – Institute of AI for Health (f/m/x)

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    Helmholtz Munich
    Biological sciences
    Computer science
    Medical sciences
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    Established Researcher (R3)
    Leading Researcher (R4)
    04/07/2022 23:59 - Europe/Brussels
    Germany › Neuherberg (bei München)


Area of research:

Scientific / postdoctoral posts

Job description:

Our mission as research center: Discover personalized medical solutions for environmentally triggered diseases to promote a healthier society in a rapidly changing world.

The Institute of AI for Health develops solutions for digital health challenges. As an emerging European hub for applied artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), we aim at modeling disease kinetics, mining electronic health records, developing new drugs and treatments, analyzing biomedical images, and integrating multi-omics data for precision medicine.

We are looking for a postdoctoral researcher (f/m/x) with a keen interest in joining a multidisciplinary team to work on the processing, analysis, and modeling of state-of-the-art single-cell omics data.

Postdoc – Institute of AI for Health (f/m/x)101531

Full time

Neuherberg near Munich


Your mission

A particular focus will be on better understanding the human hematopoietic system in health and disease using quantitative insights from mechanistic modeling and ML approaches. In our various collaborations with clinical and industrial partners, we work on scientific questions and solutions with direct impact for healthcare and diagnostics. The position offers the exciting possibility to substantially contribute to and conceive future studies addressing the following aspects:

  • Joint embeddings of single-cell data from multi-omics, imaging, and FACS platforms.
  • Mathematical modeling of blood-cell dynamics.
  • Inference of gene-regulatory motifs and networks from multi-omics data.
  • Development of computational pipelines for clinical and diagnostic workflows.

Your qualifications

  • PhD in biology, bioinformatics, biomathematics, biophysics, or a related field.
  • Advanced expertise in the processing and interpretation of single-cell sequencing data.
  • Strong programming skills combined with a mathematical mindset.
  • Evidence of the ability to conduct high-quality research and produce publications in top-tier journals.
  • Experienced in addressing clinical and biomedical questions.

What we offer you

work-life balance
flexible working hours & working-time models
continuous education and training
30 days annual leave
on-site health management service
home office options
on-site nursery & holiday care
elder care company pension scheme discounted public transport ticket
Munich, with its numerous lakes and its vicinity to the Alps, is considered to be one of the cities with the best quality of life worldwide. With its first-class universities and world-leading research institutions it offers an intellectually stimulating environment.

Provided that the prerequisites are fulfilled, a salary level up to E 14 is possible. Social benefits are based on the collective agreement for the federal public service (TVöD). The position is (initially) limited to two years, under certain circumstances an extension can be arranged.

To promote diversity, we welcome applications from talented people regardless of gender, cultural background, nationality, ethnicity, sexual identity, physical abilities, religion and age. Qualified applicants with physical disabilities will be given preference.
If you have obtained a university degree abroad, we require further documents from you regarding the recognition of the degree. Please request the recognition as early as possible.

**Interested?**If you have further questions, simply contact Marianne Antunes, marianne.antunes@helmholtz-muenchen.de, who will be happy to be of assistance. Helmholtz Zentrum München
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH)
AI for Health
Ingolstädter Landstraße 1

85764 Oberschleißheim

Total E-Quality Award for excellent gender equality policy for women and men: Helmholtz Munich is particularly committed to promoting professional equality between women and men. It therefore aims to increase the proportion of the underrepresented sex in the respective field. Helmholtz Munich is part of the Helmholtz Association, Germany's largest scientific organization. Altogether 43.000 people currently work in its 18 scientific-technical and biological-medical research centers. The Association's annual budget amounts to around 5 billion Euros.

This research center is part of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers. With more than 42,000 employees and an annual budget of over € 5 billion, the Helmholtz Association is Germany's largest scientific organisation.

More Information

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Helmholtz Munich
Neuherberg (bei München)

EURAXESS offer ID: 771784
Posting organisation offer ID: 756989


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