We are currently seeking for a Bioinformatician (Postdoc) (f/m/d)

As an interdisciplinary consortium, experts from the fields of colorectal cancer, cancer and nutritional epidemiology, molecular oncology, metagenomics and medical informatics are working together to develop microbiome-based strategies for primary, secondary and tertiary prevention of colorectal cancer in young adults. To support this project we are looking for a bioinformatician (f/m/d).

Your tasks:

  • Bioinformatic identification and validation of gene signatures 
  • Master regulator analysis for common signalling pathways and upstream regulators in signalling cascades
  • Support in data and project management of genomic data
  • Use and development of machine learning approaches

Your profile:

  • PhD in computer science, bioinformatics, medical informatics, data science or comparable
  • Good understanding of bio-medical basics Interest in working in an interdisciplinary team
  • Very good knowledge of some programming languages, e.g. Python, Java, R or JavaScript
  • Enjoy working with complex models
  • Fluent English, good German language skills are beneficial
  • High motivation, ability to work in a team

Our offer:

  • Salary according to TV-L E13, 100% for 2 years with possibility for extension as well as an additional pension scheme (VBL)
  • a structured, accompanied induction
  • a diverse workplace in a multi-professional, interdisciplinary team
  •  Health and sports supported by an excellent company health management system

We strive to increase the proportion of women in areas where women are underrepresented and therefore expressly invites qualified women to apply. We are particularly committed to the professional participation of disabled people and therefore welcomes applications from disabled people. In the case of equal suitability, applications disabled persons will be preferentially considered in accordance with the relevant regulations.

We kindly ask you to indicate any disability/equality in your letter of application in order to protect your interests.

We look forward to receiving your application by November 28th, 2021:

Institut für Medizinische Bioinformatik,
Prof. Dr. Tim Beißbarth
Goldschmitdtstr. 1
37077 Göttingen

E-Mail: office@bioinf.med.uni-goettingen.de

Please send your application only via e-mail as a PDF-file.

Note: Travel and application fees cannot be refunded or transferred.

We would like to point out that submitting your application constitutes your consent under data protection law to the processing of your data as part of the application procedure.

Thesis offers

In our department five working groups with different focuses are working in the field of knowledge management, data analysis
generegulation, image processing and medical data science.  
We offer places both for students of biological or medical degree programmes, as well as from computer science and chemistry.

In which areas you can successfully work, depends on motivation, previous knowledge and the planned duration of your work.

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If you are interested in applying for a position in our Department, please send your application including a letter of motivation, CV, and certificates to Ms. Daniela Großmann.

Medical doctoral thesis
Depending on you background and interest we always try to find a topic within the framework of our research and projects for a medical doctoral thesis. If you are intersted in performing your thesis in our department, please contact our project manager Ms. Daniela Großmann. 

Student assistant, practical course, Bachelor and Master theses 

Within the scope of our projects, topics for final thesis (Bachelor, Master, PhD) in the Department of Medical Bioinformatics can always occur or if you as student are interested to work in the bioinformatic field (student assistant) please contact Daniela Großmann with some information about your background and motivation.

Also check out the topics and offers of our subgroups under Research and under Projects

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Project Manager

Dr. Daniela Großmann

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