Postdoc Position in Genomics at Max Planck Institute: The Department of Archaeogenetics at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Jena, utilizes recent advances in molecular approaches on biomolecules, such as genome wide DNA sequencing. The Molecular Paleopathology and Computational Pathogenomics groups invites online applications from eligible bright candidate for Post-doctoral position in ancient bacterial genomics (E13) with a focus on the reconstruction of ancient bacterial genomes from archaeological contexts.
About the Position: This research will involve computational detection of ancient pathogen DNA in large shotgun datasets and genomic reconstruction via either reference-based or de novo assembly approaches, as well as extensive comparative analyses that will integrate data from large collections of modern bacterial genomes.
Salary: as per norms
Duration: 2 Years, with the possibility of extension.
Closing Date: 20 March 2020.
Educational qualifications: Interested candidates should have doctoral degree (PhD) in microbiology, biology, bioinformatics, computer science, mathematics, population genetics, etc. with strong bioinformatics skills and literacy in basic statistical procedures. Candidates must have experience with supervising or mentoring students. Candidates with Prior experience in working with recombining organisms will be preferred.
How to apply: Interested and eligible applicants may submit their applications as a single PDF file through the given link by or before 20 March 2020 – 12:00am with CV and a cover letter outlining in detail their qualifications, suitability for the position, and interest in working with our team and names of three referees.
Address: Dr. Kirsten Bos, firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Organization||Max Planck Institute|
|Subject areas||Microbiology, Biology, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Population Genetics, Etc.|
|Salary||As per norms|
|Eligibility||PhD. in relevant subject|
|Deadline||20 March 2020|
For more information: For detailed announcement and instructions for submission of application, eligibility requirements, other terms and conditions, please visit the link given below.