One post-doctoral position in “Variations and transcription in health, disease and the nervous system” - [ Postdoc ]

Workplace: Genova, IIT
Added on: 20/02/2019 - Expires on: 15/03/2019

One post-doctoral position is available within the Non-coding RNAs and RNA-based therapeutics Research Line to study genomic variations in normal and diseased nervous systems. The aim is to design and exploit bioinformatics pipeline to identify, annotate and data-mine genomic variants from next generation sequencing data.

The ideal candidate has a PhD in computational genomics or a related discipline, a strong knowledge of molecular biology and evolution and sequencing technologies, ability to work on HPC systems using job schedulers and be highly motivated and creative.

Salary and benefits are in line with international standards, place of work will be in IIT CHT Erzelli in Genova.

Please send your CV and name and contacts of 2 referees to quoting One post-doctoral position in “Variations and transcription in health, disease and the nervous system CB 76461”

Please apply before March 15th 2019.

IIT was established in 2003 and successfully created a large scale infrastructure in Genova, a network of 10 state-of-the-art laboratories countrywide, recruited an international staff of about 1100 people from more than 50 countries. IIT's research endeavour focuses on high-tech and innovation, representing the forefront of technology with possible applications from medicine to industry, computer science, robotics, life sciences and nanomaterials.

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia is an Equal Opportunity Employer that actively seeks diversity in the workforce

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Stefano Gustincich
Involved Research lines
Non-coding RNAs and RNA-based therapeutics


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