SKOLKOVO INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Postdoc Vacancy in the Direction of Computational Biology and Genomic Analysis

Location
Skolkovo, Russia
Posted
04 Jun 2020
End of advertisement period
04 Jul 2020
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Want to understand how a cell works? How is complex tissue developed and maintained? Strong in computing and statistics?

There is a unique opportunity to do modern genomic research!

A postdoc vacancy in the direction of computational biology and genomic analysis has opened at the Center for Neurobiology and Brain restoration of the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology. The studies that will be conducted are aimed at the development and application of new numerical methods for studying the brain and related diseases at the unicellular genomic level.

Scientific areas:

  • unicellular and spatial transcriptomics
  • structure and development of brain tissue, brain evolution
  • schizophrenia, neurodegenerative diseases
  • statistics, machine learning methods

Requirements for candidates:

  • excellent knowledge of statistics, probabilistic methods, machine learning
  • mature interest in genomic biology, with experience in this field
  • PhD degree or equivalent
  • fluent English
  • interest in the development of joint projects with local and foreign biological laboratories

Vacancy offers:

  • the possibility of cooperation with leading international groups in the field of functional genomics
  • work in the scientific Skoltech environment, where multifaceted international research is conducted in conjunction with leading Russian and foreign scientists
  • competitive salary, VHI

Please, send CV to CNBR@skoltech.ru  with the subject Data Analysis

Applications will be considered until the vacancy is filled.