We are looking for a motivated Postdoctoral candidate to work on analysing Cancer genomics data. The position will be based at the European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI) located on the Wellcome Trust Genome Campus near Cambridge in the UK.
The successful candidate will work with Dr Ewan Birney, and set out a research plan in this broad area. The areas of research include: sequence assembly and sequence variant identification from high throughput sequence data, identification of structural variations, somatic mutation modelling in protein coding and non-coding DNA and pathway analysis. EMBL-EBI is a world-leading bioinformatics centre providing biological data to the scientific community, with expertise in data storage, analysis and representation.
For further information please visit http://www.ebi.ac.uk
Please apply online through http://www.embl.org/jobs
An initial contract of 1 year will be offered to the successful candidate. This may be renewed depending on the circumstances at the time of review.
EMBL is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation.
Note that special visa requirements apply to employees from non EU countries working at EMBL-EBI in the UK. The period of work does not qualify for the Highly Skilled Migrants Programme.
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