Full-time Postdoctoral Scientific Researcher (E13/E14), with a focus on omics data analyses

Organization
Rostock University Medical Center, Institute for Biostatistics and Informatics in Medicine and Ageing Research
Job Location
Ernst-Heydemann-Str. 8
18057 Rostock
Germany
Benefits

Advantages for you:

 * A stimulating environment where your contribution can have a real impact.

*  An exciting set of application areas, including aging, cancer, neuro and biomaterials research.

* Collaboration with experimental and clinical groups, marked by aiming at first/last authorships that count for your habilitation.

Job Description

The Institute for Biostatistics and Informatics in Medicine and Ageing Research at the Rostock University Medical Center (Germany) seeks, starting as soon as possible,

 a Full-time Postdoctoral Scientific Researcher (E13/E14), with a focus on omics data analyses,

 initially for 4 years.

Requirements

What you need to bring to the table:

 * Doctorate related to bioinformatics, or a research field in the medical/life/natural/mathematical sciences.

*  Programming/scripting skills, preferably including expertise in R.

*  Strong communication skills (oral presentations and in writing).

About Our Organization

For most of the year, Rostock (at the Baltic Coast) is a number one vacation area in Germany, with a very pleasant climate and nice beaches nearby. The University strives for a high proportion of women in research and teaching.

Applications from qualified female scientists are therefore particularly welcome. Disabled persons will be given preference in filling vacancies within the existing legal provisions if equally qualified. Reimbursement of travelling costs for interviews is not possible according to the rules of the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.

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