Advancing Epigenetics Towards Systems Biology

Senior researcher - Comparative genomics and epigenomics

Barcelona Supercomputing Centre (BSC)


Key Duties

Integration of omics data using innovative approaches
Development of computational methods for the analysis and interpretation of transcriptomics and epigenomics datasets from healthy and disease states
Participate in national and international collaborative projects in which the Computational Biology Group is contributing expertise in the area of epigenomics and integrative data analysis


PhD in Biomedicine, Bioinformatics or applied mathematics/physics with demonstrated experience in computational biology
Essential Knowledge and Professional Experience
A minimum of 2 years of postdoctoral experience
Experience in IT environments
Experience working with genomics databases and NGS data
Enthusiasm to develop new approaches
Capacity to explore new research lines
Fluency in spoken and written English
Good communication and presentation skills
Ability to work both independently and within a team


The position will be located at BSC within the Life Sciences Department
We offer a full-time contract, a good working environment, a highly stimulating environment with state-of-the-art infrastructure, flexible hours, extensive training plan, tickets restaurant, private health insurance, fully support to the relocation procedures
Salary: we offer a competitive salary commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the candidate and according to the cost of living in Barcelona
Starting date: asap

Application details

All applications must include:
A motivation letter with a statement of interest, including two contacts for further references - COMPULSORY - Applications without this document will not be considered
A full CV including contact details

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Starting date: 1st November 2018
Deadline for applications: 31st October 2018