MASARYK UNIVERSITY

Postdoc - Bioinformatician

Location
Brno (CZ)
Posted
17 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
16 Nov 2017

POSTDOC - BIOINFORMATICIAN

Department
  Central European Institute of Technology
Deadline   20 Dec 2017
Start date  negotiable

Postdoc - Bioinformatician

Description

CEITEC is a scientific centre in the fields of life sciences, advanced materials and technologies whose aim is to establish itself as a recognized centre for basic as well as applied research. CEITEC offers a state-of-the-art infrastructure and great conditions to employ excellent researchers.
A postdoc position is available in the Lysak lab (www.plantcytogenomics.org; CEITEC, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic) to participate in research focused on evolution of repetitive sequences and the role of whole-genome duplications in plants. We are is seeking a person with strong expertise in bioinformatics to analyze NGS and RNA-seq data and develop pipelines for their analysis. Research will be conducted at CEITEC located in the life science campus of Masaryk University (Brno, Bohunice, https://www.ceitec.eu/).
 
Requirements:

  • Theoretical knowledge of bioinformatics and bioanalysis
  • Experience in NGS data analysis, in particular in the fields of alignment and assembly
  • Good knowledge of English is required
  • Degrees: MSc. in bioinformatics or computational biology/molecular biology


We offer:

  • Interesting job in a dynamically expanding university area
  • Background of a recognized and successful institution
  • 6 weeks of paid holiday


Anticipated start date: Negotiable

Applications including CV, contacts for referees and a brief motivation letter should be sent by e-mail to recruitment@ceitec.muni.cz.
Please quote the “position” in the subject.
Electronic application deadline is: December 20th, 2017
 
For further information about:
CEITEC, please visit www.ceitec.eu
CEITEC Welcome Office, please visit http://www.ceitec.eu/ceitec-welcome-office/t1137
Masaryk University, please visit www.muni.cz
Brno, please visit http://www2.brno.cz/index.php?lan=en&nav01=20608&nav02=20617