The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research University.
The Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) at the University of Luxembourg is seeking a team member for bioinformatics and data analysis in the context of international research projects on complex neurological syndromes. We are seeking to employ a
Postdoctoral researcher in bioinformatics (in the FP7 project BioCog) m/f
- Ref: 50011414 (R-AGR-0438-10-C)
- Fixed-term 24 months initial contract
- Full time (40h/week), extension possible
- Employee status
- start date: as soon as possible
The Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) is an interdisciplinary research centre at the University of Luxembourg. LCSB develops and applies systems-level approaches to gain insight into the molecular and cellular mechanisms of human diseases. Experimental and computational approaches are combined to analyse the complexity of biological systems underlying disease pathogenesis. The LCSB is pioneering the way for a predictive, preventive and personalised medicine. The Bioinformatics Core of the LCSB is a multidisciplinary group supporting the LCSB but is also involved in international projects.
For questions, please contact Roland Krause (email@example.com).
- Analyst for integration of genomic and transcriptomic data and their integration in the context of complex neurology diseases, initially in the FP7 project BioCog
- Data management in international projects including development of analysis and management plans and their supervision
- Development of reproducible analysis and standards
- PhD in computer science, computational biology, statistics or bioinformatics
- Strong statistical as well as computer programming skills for data analysis (Python or R preferred)
- Proven track record of data analysis for genomics and/or transcriptomics projects and experience dealing with clinical and omics data integration
- Knowledge of relational and/or NoSQL databases are a plus as is experience in data management of complex project
- Interest to work within an interdisciplinary setting, communicating with other external partners from different disciplines
- A fully funded position with a competitive salary.
- An exciting international environment, commitment to open science and free software
Applications (in English) should contain the following documents:
- A detailed curriculum vitae
- Cover letter mentioning the reference number
- List of publications/software projects
- Description of past experience and future interests
- Name and addresses of three referees
Please apply online until June 30th, 2018.
The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer.