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Opportunity: Postdoctoral Fellow -- Bioinformatics / Systems Biology @ European Molecular Biology Laboratory -- Heidelberg, Germany
Submitted by EMBL Recruitment; posted on Monday, December 23, 2013
The European Molecular Biology Laboratory is a leading scientific research organization with the main laboratory situated in Heidelberg, Germany and four Outstations placed in Germany, UK, France and Italy. Patil group in the Structural and Computational Biology Unit at EMBL - Heidelberg is interested in applications for a post-doctoral position within the field of bioinformatics / systems biology. The Patil group uses a combination of modelling, bioinformatics, and experimental approaches to study metabolic networks and how they are controlled.

CHO cells are among the most important cell lines used for producing biopharmaceuticals. This project aims at integrating genomics and transcriptomics datasets from various CHO cell lines to build genome-scale models for use in computer-aided design of CHO cell factories. The project will also involve development of bioinformatics resources and databases for the international CHO cell community. The project will be carried out in close collaboration with the group of Nicole Borth from the Austrian Centre for Industrial Biotechnology. The project provides a unique opportunity for candidates who wish to apply their bioinformatics skills to biological problems of industrial importance.

EMBL provides an international, innovative and interdisciplinary work environment, with access to the state of the art experimental and computational infrastructure.

The candidate should have a PhD degree in computational biology/systems biology/computer science. Experience in more than one programming/scripting languages (C++, Perl, Python etc.) is a must. Familiarity with database management and web development will be an added advantage. The successful candidate will be highly motivated and have excellent scientific skills. S/he should have good communication skills in English and an open, proactive personality to work in a team of young international researchers.

Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation. Please note that appointments on fixed term contracts can be renewed, depending on circumstances at the time of the review.

Contract Duration: 2 years
Staff Category: Postdoctoral Fellow

Please apply online through

Reference Number: HD_00444

Closing Date: 15 January 2014

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