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PhD opportunity in Computational BiologyPosted by: LifeGlimmer
Posted date: 2020-Mar-04
Are you fascinated by biology and bioinformatics in a dynamic company setting? At LifeGlimmer a PhD position is available on the project TransSYS - Translational SYStemics: Personalised Medicine at the Interface of Translational Research and Systems Medicine and we are looking for a 'Computational Biologist'.
You will become part of the TranSYS multi-partner European Training Network (ETN) under the European Union programme Horizon 2020. The TranSYS project aims at exploiting large and complex datasets to advance Precision (Personalised) Medicine in several disease areas. The project will expand the state of the art on biomarker discovery, improve understanding of disease-specific molecular mechanisms and target identification for optimal diagnostics, disease risk and treatment management, refine data generation and management, thereby leading to improved clinical study design, clinical sampling and more targeted therapeutics. TranSYS brings together international leaders in Preclinical Science & Molecular Medicine, Systems Analytics, and Targeted Therapeutics, from academia and industry. TranSYS will internationalise the participating Early Stage Researchers, and advance emerging research areas, combining wet lab, clinical and Big Data resources with computational and modelling knowhow.
Conditions of Employment
Fixed-term contract: 3 years.
Your supervisor would be Prof. Dr. V. Martins dos Santos, Wageningen University/CEO LifeGlimmer and the co-supervisors: Prof. Dr. D. Rozman, University of Ljubljana & Prof. Dr. P. van der Spek, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam.
LifeGlimmer GmbH – translating science to the public. We are a dynamic SME based in Berlin. We analyse, visualise and model data, focusing on the life sciences and systems biology. We contribute to understand disease and optimise treatments. Our business activities comprise contract research, consulting and training.
The TranSys project is part of the EU Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network (ITN), which drives scientific excellence and innovation. ITNs bring together universities, research institutes, industry and clinical partners from across the world to train researchers to doctorate level.
In case of any question please do not hesitate to contact us: LifeGlimmer GmbH, Markelstr. 38, 12163 Berlin, Phone: +49 30 2062 2038, Email: infolifeglimmer.com.
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