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Job posted by CNR - National Research Council (14/02/2014 11.46)

Quantitative Medicine

One or two profiles of Quantitative/Computational/Systems Biology
at PreDoc/Postdoc level are needed at:

LISM – Laboratory for Integrative Systems Medicine (http://www.lism-cnr.eu/)

The projects of interest for this application involve research on networks, and applications in the cancer field.

1. Junior or senior candidates can apply.
2. If you communicate fluently in english
and want to work in an international research environment, please let us know your interest.

Description

REQUIRED SKILLS:

Quantitative background from one (or more) of the fields listed below:

1. Applied Mathematics,Optimization,Networks
2. Computational Physics
3. Computer Science/Medical Informatics
4. Engineering
5. Machine Learning,Signal Processing,
6. Statistics.
7. Computational Biology & Bioinformatics

Important!

All your research experiences need to be documented (please show evidences of titles, projects, courses, references, etc.)

Especially relevant skills for the quant profile are:

1. Experience in graphs/networks (design, inference, annotation).
2. In-depth understanding and implementation of methods and development of
algorithms for statistical and machine learning classification, clustering, predictive
modelling.
3. Experience on omics and clinical data analysis, in particular gene regulatory networks, protein interactomes, development of diagnostic tools, bio-image processing.

Candidates with programming/scripting experience are also welcome.
In particular, proficiency in one or more mainstream programming languages (C, C++,
Java, Python, Perl, etc.), together with the understanding of relational database design
and SQL/DBMS systems (e.g. MySQL, PHP, Oracle).

Clear demonstration of experience in analysis and modelling of biomedical and clinical
data must be provided.

Desired technical characteristics:- Expertise in methods and technologies involving Database and Datawarehouse
resources utilized for integrative analysis of omics and clinical data.
- Experience with ontologies, data exchange standards, data mining, etc.
- Expertise in visualization methods (ex. Cytoscape) for use with bio-platforms.
- Buikding computational Pipelines,
- Implementing Software tools, Data fusion, mining and assimilation,
- Biological annotation.

Interested candidates should send:

1. CV
2. One page with a list of research topics (i.e. ongoing projects)
3. earliest availability
4. contact names

to the following address: lism@ifc.cnr.it

Nr of positions available : 2

Research Fields

Mathematics - Applied mathematics
Medical sciences - Medicine

Career Stage

Early stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)

Research Profile

First Stage Researcher (R1)
Recognised Researcher (R2)

Benefits

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Envisaged Job Starting Date

01/09/2014

Application e-mail

info@lism-cnr.eu

Application Deadline

31/08/2014

Other job details
Job ID

33902655

Country

ITALY

Type of Contract

Temporary

Status

Full-time

Postal Code

56124

Company/Institute

CNR - National Research Council

City

Pisa

Street

Via Moruzzi, 1

Hours Per Week

40

EU Research Framework Programme
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

No

Company/Institute
CNR - National Research Council

IFC - Institute of Clinical Physiology
Public Research
Via Moruzzi, 1
56124 - Pisa
ITALY
email info@lism-cnr.euhttp://www.lism-cnr.eu

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