Junior researcher in high throughput genomics in cancer

Palacky University
Job Location: 
Olomouc, the Czech Republic
35000-40000 CZK/month

new laboratories in the Czech city that is valued more by tourists than Prague

Job Description: 

Postdoc (junior researcher) position at Palacký University, Olomouc, Czech Republic

Field: Genomics and high throughput genotyping in cancer

We advertise an opened postdoc position within the workpackage of biomarkers of the Institute of Molecular and Translational Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University (http://www.imtm.cz/en/research-programmes/biomarkers---identification-an...). The position will be funded for three years with a possibility to continue under a follow-up research project. The research will be focused on high throughput genotyping and their application in cancer genomics.

We offer adequate bench-space, new laboratories equipped with sophisticated instruments (e.g. Junior present, HiSeq 2500 to come), participation in an interesting research. We also offer a possibility to stay abroad (Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, up to 6 months). We appreciate flexibility and high working capacity. The starting salary between 35 000 – 40 000 CZK can be expected according to experience and a publication record of an applicant (up to 1.6 times the Czech salary average).
Teaching, tutoring, supervising, grantseeking, and impacted scientific work will be required.


• Ph.D. or equivalent in genetics or oncology,
(graduation 2009 – now; out of Palacký University in Olomouc);
• good publication record;
• ability to communicate in English;
• experience in R statistics language or bioinformatics.

Applications for this position (with the curriculum vitae, a list of publications and two letters of recommendation attached) can be submitted till 31st October 2012 via e-mail to jiri_drabek@seznam.cz.

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