IRB Barcelona is a self-standing, non-profit institution devoted to basic and applied biomedical research. It was set up in 2005 jointly by the Government of Catalonia and the University of Barcelona and is located at the Barcelona Science Park. The institute currently has more than 430 members (scientific, technical and administrative staff) from all over the world, who work across disciplines to advance research in the biomedical sciences.
Applications for the above opening should include motivation letter, prove of being awarded a Ramon y Cajal Grant in the field of Cancer Genomics and a positive I3 evaluation, full academic CV and should be sent by e-mail to: email@example.com Reference: PD/19/09
When the applicants do not fit the requirements, the deadline will be able to be extended.
IRB Barcelona opens a call for a Research Associate permanent position in Cancer Research at the lab of Núria López-Bigas at the IRB Barcelona (http://bbglab.irb.barcelona.org).
The candidate must have a Ramon y Cajal Grant in the field of Cancer Genomics and a positive I3 evaluation. The successful candidate will be expected to coordinate bioinformatics-based research projects and co-supervise bioinformatics PhD students and postdoctoral researchers together with the PI. She/he is expected to work collaboratively to develop bioinformatics research projects, and to take a lot of initiative to start new projects.
The Biomedical Genomics Lab is a strong interdisciplinary and international research team currently formed by 5 postdocs, 6 PhD students and 2 software engineers, with complementary expertise in molecular biology, medicine, mathematics, computational biology and software engineering. The research team has unique expertise in the analysis of tumor genomics data. Recent achievements include (see references below): i) genome-wide identification of cancer drivers, ii) translational cancer research, ii) identification of chromatin features that interact with DNA damage and repair processes to affect mutational processes.
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