Bioinformatics Postdoctoral Fellow at Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2013-11-06 13:54  

The Bio-X Institutes of Shanghai Jiao Tong University is looking for three well-trained, talented and creative computational biologists to lead the analysis of multidimensional next-generation sequencing data and microarray data(genomics, transcriptomics, and epigenomics). This is a large, well-funded integrative omics project that has just gotten started. The project will involve integrative bioinformatic analysis and development of new statistical and algorithmic approaches.

Candidates should have a PhD in a quantitative discipline, programming experience, a strong publication record and experience in one or more of the following areas: human genomics, genome-scale analysis, transcriptomics, next-generation sequence analysis and regulatory genomics. Experience in interdisciplinary collaborations is a plus.

Shanghai Jiao Tong University, one of the top-ranked academic institutions in China, was established in 1896, and has been leading the scientific research in China. Bio-X Institutes (http://www.bio-x.cn/en/index.php) is a well-established interdisciplinary centre at the Shanghai Jiao Tong University. The current director of the Institutes is Prof. Lin He, a senior fellow of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and the honorary director is Prof. Steve Zhu, Nobel Laureate in Physics. Several in-house facilities are active, including the next generation sequencing facility with Illumina HiSeq 2000 and high-performance computers.

 

We provide competitive salary and housing benefits. The period of employment is for 2 years with possibility of academic promoting. The start date of employment is flexible.

 

To Apply: Please submit a cover letter summarizing your research experience, scientific interests, career goals and CV including the names and contact information of at least 2 references via email, to: mingqingxu@sjtu.edu.cn, and/or mingqingxu@gmail.com. The email subject should be entitled 'Application for Post-doctoral in Computational Systems Biology and Genomics.

 

All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, disability, race, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.