Postdoc - Bioinformatician

Brno (CZ)
17 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
20 Dec 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time


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

Postdoc - Bioinformatician


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 (; 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,

  • 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
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Electronic application deadline is: December 20th, 2017
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