Research Scientist (Immunology direction)

Organization
Beijing Genomics Institute
Job Location
Shenzhen China
China
Job Description

1. Lead the team to finish high-throughput immunological research project; 2. Lead international communication and collaboration to keep pace with the latest scientific development of related field; 3. New project investigation and design according to requirements; 4. Research funding application.

Requirements

1. PhD degree or more than 3-year working experience with master degree; Post doctoral experience and abundant research experiences in academia /industry setting preferred; 2. Strong background in T/B cell immunology/immunogenetics/bioinformatics/biostatistics with abundant research experiences; 3. Strong records of publications in peer-reviewed journals and patents; 4. Substantial interests in immunological research directing application and translational medicine.

About Our Organization

BGI, founded in 1999 with the vision of using genomics to benefit the human race, is now the world’s largest genomics organization. In 2007, BGI’s headquarters was relocated to Shenzhen as the first citizen-managed, non-profit research institution in China. BGI (which includes both private non-profit research institutes and sequencing application commercial units) and its affiliated offshoots, BGI Americas and BGI Europe, have established partnerships and collaborations with leading academic and government research institutions as well as global biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, to support a variety of healthcare, agricultural, environmental and related applications. After 14 years of development, BGI has evolved into a very broad scientific and technological organization, giving its academic and business scope global reach. Currently, BGI comprises of 4 regions: BGI China (Mainland), BGI Asia Pacific, BGI Americas (North and South America) and BGI Europe (Europe and Africa). Relying on advanced high-throughput sequencing technology, a highly efficient data analysis capability, uniquely rich biological resources, and a multidisciplinary scientific research system, BGI can provide innovative support for global communities, novel opportunities for researchers, and a regionally tailored application services in the fields of healthcare, agriculture and the environment.

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