Jobs for statisticians

 

Research Fellow Patient Safety Translational Research Centre (PSTRC)

Mon, 21 January 2019 22:23 +0000 GMT

uk: Research Fellow Patient Safety Translational Research Centre (PSTRC) [12+29 m | Duties: The key purpose of this post is to provide high quality project management for the relevant PSTRC Greater Manchester projects, ensuring delivery of projects in a timely and rigorous fashion and to a strict timetable and budget. This will involve extensive liaison with the project team and collaborators | Minimum Requirements: You will have a PhD (or equivalent) in relevant health services research. You will have significant demonstrable previous experience in qualitative and quantitative research skills relevant to the research theme, including the use of the appropriate software packages. The successful candidate will have a track record in the delivery of high quality health services research ideally related to patient and/or medication safety and in leading on publishing papers in peer reviewed journals] / University of Manchester (UoM); Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom / deadline February 18

Assistant Professor - Computational Genomics

Mon, 21 January 2019 12:24 +0000 GMT

lu: Assistant Professor - Computational Genomics [5 y | 100% | Duties: We are looking for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the field of Computational Genomics to establish a group aiming at integrative genome analysis across different types of data from functional to clinical genomics and reaching out to disciplines like epidemiology, health economy, environmental and socio-economic research. The group will also be expected to support clinicians and bench scientists in the area of big data driven personalized medicine with state-of-the-art information technology solutions. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing leadership for the advancement of genomics research and platform services at LCSB | Minimum Requirements: PhD in data science, bioinformatics or biology with post-doctoral experience in bioinformatics and/or computational biology. Experience in the analysis of genomics, epigenomics and single cell sequencing data. Experience with efficient data integration and knowledge management technologies. Experience in setting up and managing reproducible analysis pipelines. Experience with High Performance Computing (HPC) environments. Proven leadership and teaching record. Track record of grant writing and acquiring external funding. The person hired on this position must be proficient in English and in French or German | Preferred Requirements: Experience with clinical, translational and biomedical domain and/or links to environmental and ecosystems biology is a plus] / University of Luxembourg; Luxembourg City, Luxembourg / deadline March 31

Paramount Recruitment: Senior Biostatistician - Paris

Mon, 21 January 2019 08:29 +0000 GMT

Negotiable: Paramount Recruitment: Senior Biostatistician - Paris Drug Discovery, Metagenomics, Personalized Medicine, Biomarker Discovery, Statistics, Omics Data Paramount Recruitm Paris, France

Senior Technical Consultant

Mon, 21 January 2019 05:29 +0000 GMT

fr: Senior Technical Consultant [Duties: Work with account managers to develop consulting opportunities in the control design and embedded systems markets, in a variety of industries with a particular focus on the aerospace and automotive industries. Deliver high quality advisory and implementation services to our customers. You will work autonomously or as part of a wider team of consultants, pre-sales engineers and product developers. Provide feedback to MathWorks' software development team to influence the next generation of software products | Minimum Requirements: This position requires a unique combination of skills and abilities including: Understanding customers' development processes and engineering challenges; Designing, explaining and implementing solutions to meet customers' requirements; Managing multiple projects concurrently; Establishing and maintaining strong technical relationships with key customers; Passion for new software tools and technologies. A bachelor's degree and 7 years of professional work experience (or a master's degree and 5 years of professional work experience, or a PhD degree) is required. Advanced engineering degree. Strong experience and very good knowledge of MATLAB/Simulink products. Programming in C, C++. Experience in real-time ... | Preferred Requirements: Knowledge of software safety standards is a plus (e.g. DO-178C, ISO 26262, EN50128, IEC61508)] / The MathWorks, Inc.; France

PhD Student on the subject of development of dynamic data analysis pipelines on distributed data clusters

Sun, 20 January 2019 05:13 +0000 GMT

nl: PhD Student on the subject of development of dynamic data analysis pipelines on distributed data clusters [18+30 m | Duties: In this project we develop a platform to support evolving data-intensive applications without the need for restarting them when the requirements change (e.g., new data sources or algorithms become available). We apply our developed tools and techniques and evaluate their effectiveness in the context of three different industrial use cases from three top sectors: water treatment, life sciences, and HTSM/Smart Industry | Minimum Requirements: Candidates are required to have a master degree in computer science or related fields, with a strong background in formal methods, data analysis, service-oriented computing, software engineering, concurrency and distributed systems, and especially practical software tool development. Preferable qualifications for candidates include proven research talent, an excellent command of English, and good academic writing and presentation skills] / Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI); Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands / deadline June 1

Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in (m/w/d) Prozessmonitoring für Additive Fertigungsverfahren

Sun, 20 January 2019 04:57 +0000 GMT

de: Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in (m/w/d) Prozessmonitoring für Additive Fertigungsverfahren [2+ y | 75% | Aufgaben: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeit bei der Entwicklung eines daten- und modellierungsgetriebenen Prozessmonitorings im Bereich des selektiven Laserschmelzens. Interdisziplinäre Arbeit an der Schnittstelle physikalischer, prozesstechnischer und informatikbezogener Fragestellungen. Aufbereitung und Darstellung von Forschungsergebnissen in geeigneten Medien, wissenschaftliche Publikationen und auf wissenschaftlichen Tagungen | Anforderungen: Hervorragender Masterabschluss (oder äquivalent) im Bereich der Physik, Ingenieurwissenschaften, Verfahrenstechnik, Informatik, angewandten Mathematik oder verwandten Fächern. Hohe Motivation, Lernbereitschaft und interdisziplinäres wissenschaftliches Engagement. Vorkenntnisse bei der Analyse zeitabhängiger Datenreihen oder Bilddaten, dem Einsatz von Methoden der KI oder der Simulation von laserbasierten Verfahren sind von Vorteil, können aber im Rahmen einer Einarbeitung anhand von Beispielen nachgeholt werden. Bereitschaft zur direkten intensiven Zusammenarbeit mit experimentell arbeitenden Kollegen. Sehr gutes Deutsch oder Englisch in Wort und Schrift] / Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaften - Fachhochschule Aschaffenburg; Aschaffenburg, Bayern, Germany / deadline February 15

Statistician/Epidemiologist

Sat, 19 January 2019 16:01 +0000 GMT

uk: Statistician/Epidemiologist [2 + y | 100% | Duties: Applications are sought for a statistician/epidemiologist to primarily lead the analyses/studies utilising newly linked datasets from the Scottish Medical Records. This will be a fantastic career opportunity for a motivated individual with expected impactful outputs. The successful applicant will be expected to use advanced statistical methodology including prediction modelling, multivariate regression and causal inference methods including mendelian randomisation. The successful candidate will have a strong statistical expertise including experience in statistical programming. The post will be based in the Women’s Health Research Unit | Minimum Requirements: Essential requirements for this post include a PhD in Statistics/Epidemiology or relevant field and expertise in data analyses. A proven ability to write high impact publications, communicate well and work within a team are also essential] / Queen Mary University of London (QMUL); London, United Kingdom / deadline February 17

Professor - Statistical Modelling of Complex Aquatic Living Systems

Sat, 19 January 2019 14:15 +0000 GMT

dk: Professor - Statistical Modelling of Complex Aquatic Living Systems [100% | Duties: The professor’s research field will be: to develop algorithms for statistical modelling of nonlinear high-dimensional dynamic systems for areas where time-efficient estimation of complex systems is needed; to lead the development of statistical population models for a broad suite of applications in international context, such as in the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea; to lead the implementation of statistically sound fish stock assessment and prediction models, and to provide solutions for spatial statistical population and system modelling considering processes impacting on spatial and temporal dynamics of living resources | Minimum Requirements: The position is intended for a candidate with an internationally recognized track record of i) developing and implementing software for modelling nonlinear dynamic systems, ii) modelling complex population dynamics of marine populations, iii) developing and implementing platforms for statistical stock assessment models, and iv) contributing to advisory tasks on fisheries management to public authorities, international advisory bodies, and other stakeholders] / Technical University of Denmark (DTU); Kongens Lyngby, Lyngby‐Taarbæk Municipality, Denmark / deadline March 11

Research Fellow

Sat, 19 January 2019 13:06 +0000 GMT

uk: Research Fellow [3 + y | 100% | Duties: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and frontotemporal dementia (FTD) are two neurodegenerative disorders for which no cure is currently available. A GGGGCC (G4C2) repeat expansion in C9orf72 is the most frequent genetic cause.The repeats undergo an unconventional translation mechanism, termed repeat-associated non-ATG translation, whereby they mediate their own translation into proteins, without the need for an ATG start codon. Five different dipeptide repeat proteins (DPRs) are generated - poly(GR), poly(PR), poly(GA), poly(AP) and poly(GP). We developed a range of novel Drosophila models to show that the DPRs play an important role in causing C9orf72 FTD/ALS. We have now identified several novel modifiers of C9orf72 repeat toxicity in ad... | Minimum Requirements: Applicants must have a PhD or equivalent experience in life sciences research, and experience with molecular and biochemical techniques, microscopy and imaging] / University College London (UCL); London, United Kingdom / deadline February 18

Grant/Fellowship: Doc.Mobility

Sat, 19 January 2019 04:20 +0000 GMT

ch: Grant/Fellowship: Doc.Mobility [6-18 m | Aufgaben: Die Doc.Mobility-Stipendien des SNF ermöglichen Doktorierenden, einen Teil ihrer Dissertation an einem Gastinstitut im Ausland zu erarbeiten. Doktorierende, welche im Ausland eingeschrieben sind, müssen für das Stipendium an einen anderen Ort wechseln] / Schweizerischer Nationalfonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung (SNF); Bern, Switzerland / deadline March 1

Grant/Fellowship: Feodor Lynen-Forschungsstipendium

Fri, 18 January 2019 22:26 +0000 GMT

de: Grant/Fellowship: Feodor Lynen-Forschungsstipendium [Aufgaben: Förderung von weltweiten Forschungsaufenthalten für Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler aller Karrierestufen und Fachgebiete aus Deutschland. Bewerber wählen einen Gastgeber aus rund 15.000 Wissenschaftlern aus dem Humboldt-Netzwerk im Ausland] / Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung (AvH); Germany

Grant/Fellowship: Humboldt-Forschungspreis

Fri, 18 January 2019 22:26 +0000 GMT

de: Grant/Fellowship: Humboldt-Forschungspreis [Aufgaben: Mit dem Preis werden Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler für ihr bisheriges Gesamtschaffen ausgezeichnet, deren grundlegende Entdeckungen, Erkenntnisse oder neue Theorien das eigene Fachgebiet nachhaltig geprägt haben und von denen auch in der Zukunft weitere Spitzenleistungen erwartet werden können. Nominiert werden können Wissenschaftler aus dem Ausland aller Fachrichtungen und aller Länder. Auf die Nominierungen qualifizierter Wissenschaftlerinnen wird besonderer Wert gelegt | Anforderungen: Internationale Anerkennung des Nominierten als herausragend qualifizierter Wissenschaftler (z. B. Auszeichnungen, positive Resonanz auf Veröffentlichungen, etc.); Zukunftsperspektive für die nächsten Jahre als aktiver, wissenschaftlich einflussreicher Forscher; Ausführliche gutachterliche Stellungnahme eines Wissenschaftlers an einer Forschungseinrichtung in Deutschland, der den Nominierten zu einem Forschungsaufenthalt in Deutschland einladen möchte; Zwei Referenzgutachten wichtiger internationaler und eins vom deutschen Kooperationspartner bzw. Wissenschaftler; Die Humboldt-Stiftung setzt voraus, dass bei Nominierung und Förderung die Regeln guter wissenschaftlicher Praxis eingehalten werden] / Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung (AvH); Germany

Post-Doctoral Position in "Mathematical Modeling of Lipolysis and Its Regulation"

Fri, 18 January 2019 20:18 +0000 GMT

at: Post-Doctoral Position in "Mathematical Modeling of Lipolysis and Its Regulation" [Duties: The Special Research program "Lipid Hydrolysis: Cellular lipid degradation pathways in health and disease" is an inter-disciplinary and multi-lab research center, which aims at a better understanding of how intracellular lipid hydrolases affect lipid degradation pathways and metabolic health. In a joint effort with world-leading experts in lipolysis, the applicant is expected to derive mathematical models of lipase functions in vitro and in vivo. Further key tasks include kinetic parameter identification from empirical data and in silico optimal experimental design | Minimum Requirements: The applicant should hold a PhD in mathematics and is expected to have expertise in mathematical modeling, differential equations and/or parameter identification] / Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz; Graz, Steiermark, Austria / deadline February 13

Merck (US): Postdoctoral Research Fellow – Biostatistics

Fri, 18 January 2019 16:17 +0000 GMT

Competitive Salary: Merck (US): Merck Research Labs seeks a Postdoctoral Fellow for the Biostatistics and Research Decision Sciences Department with tenure up to 3 years. Upper Gwynedd, Pennsylvania (US)

Statistician

Fri, 18 January 2019 15:46 +0000 GMT

uk: Statistician [3 y | 100% | Duties: We are looking for a statistician to join a thriving and dynamic clinical trials unit supporting high quality clinical trials in primary care, psychiatry, women’s health, surgery and beyond. You will be joining a team of statisticians and health economists currently working within the unit on a wide variety of trials, systematic reviews/meta-analysis and observational studies at different stages of their development and completion. The post will involve contributing to trial protocols, developing statistical analysis plans, conducting statistical analyses, and liaising with other researchers and health professionals. You will contribute to a small amount of teaching, and carry out some methodological work | Minimum Requirements: You will possess a higher degree in statistics or other relevant subject (MSc or higher), have some experience of medical research and a good knowledge of clinical trial design and analysis. You will also be a strong and enthusiastic communicator about the value of sound statistical approaches] / Queen Mary University of London (QMUL); London, United Kingdom / deadline February 8

CK Group: Senior Statistical Programmer in Basel, Switzerland

Fri, 18 January 2019 00:00 +0000 GMT

Competitive: CK Group: Senior Statistical Programmer - Basel, Switzerland Jocelyn Blackham is recruiting for a Senior Statistical Programmer to join a rapidly growing biopharmaceutical company at their site based... Basel

Become a Tutor

Thu, 17 January 2019 23:12 +0000 GMT

worldwide: Become a Tutor [Duties: Tutoring in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Chemistry, Biology, Languages & TOEFL, Economics, Calculator Technical Assistance, GMAT & SAT, Others; you pay 150 CHF, Euro or US$ for your advert to appear on www.all-acad.com/Tutoring for one year] / www.acad.jobs; Worldwide

16 PhD Positions in Computer Science

Thu, 17 January 2019 23:10 +0000 GMT

at: 16 PhD Positions in Computer Science [4 y | Duties: LLogiCS focuses on logic and its applications in computer science. Successful applicants will work on interdisciplinary research topics covering: Speeding up algorithms (machine learning) - Formal Methods in Computer-Aided Verification - Security and Privacy (Blockchain, Smart Contracts) | Minimum Requirements: The applicants are expected to have completed an excellent bachelor´s and master's degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related field] / Logical Methods in Computer Science (TU Wien, TU Graz, and JKU Linz) (LogiCS); Graz, Linz, Wien, Austria

Lead Software and Systems Engineer in Brain - Machine Interfacing

Thu, 17 January 2019 17:36 +0000 GMT

uk: Lead Software and Systems Engineer in Brain - Machine Interfacing [2+ y | 100% | Duties: Responsibility for the management of the group's software base; including writing software and understanding the strengths and weaknesses of the code base. Designing, promoting, monitoring and executing a software development workflow which; Facilitates research activity; Accelerates and eases clinical trials; Satisfies insurance, legal and health and safety requirements for our research subjects, including compliance to international regulatory standards.Responsibility for the management of the group's platforms – coding, development and infrastructure for experimental validation | Minimum Requirements: Hold a Master’s Degree or PhD in Engineering or Computer Science with post-qualification experience in working in a research group. Expertise in C++, C#, Unity, web development and data management. Expertise in systems engineering involving the coupling of large software projects to embedded firmware and hardware. Experience developing and testing code in a regulated development environment; for example creating systems compliant with standards like 14708 (design of active implantable medical devices), 62304 (software in medical devices), 60601-1-10 (physiologic control systems. Experience in designing and giving training material. Experience working with industrial collaborators from within a research environment | Preferred Requirements: Experience with supporting human clinical trials. Experience with neuroscience concepts and research. Experience with standard data analysis programs like Matlab] / University of Oxford; Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom / deadline February 13

Data Manager and Analyst (Rheumatic Heart Disease Program)

Thu, 17 January 2019 17:15 +0000 GMT

au: Data Manager and Analyst (Rheumatic Heart Disease Program) [5+ m | 100% | Duties: This position will manage the development and delivery of high level data and information management that supports the state-wide Rheumatic Heart Register and Control Program | Minimum Requirements: The ability to extract data, create graphs and reports as well as analyse, present and report outcomes and solutions to a multi-disciplinary team and senior management. Advanced computer skills in clinical management software and keyboard skills in a range of software systems, office packages (e.g. Word/Excel), HBCIS, IeMR, email systems and medical terminology. Demonstrated experience using SQL, HTML and ASP to script write to provide high level data reports and improve the functionality of the RHD Register. The ability to lead and guide the A04 data officer and provide database support to a range of stakeholders within a sensitive, complex and multidisciplinary environment, including demonstrated ability to contribute to the technical dev... | Preferred Requirements: While not mandatory, a relevant qualification or willingness to work towards a relevant qualification would be well regarded. While not mandatory, extensive experience in data management and patient data management systems will be well regarded] / Queensland Health; Cairns, Queensland, Australia / deadline January 28

PhD Student Position in Plankton Community Ecology

Thu, 17 January 2019 16:03 +0000 GMT

ch: PhD Student Position in Plankton Community Ecology [4 y | Duties: The selected PhD candidate will participate in collection of data from three Swiss lakes, and collaborate on consolidating underwater imaging as a robust monitoring tool for plankton. The PhD student will apply data mining tools to explore patterns in the large and rich dataset, focusing particularly on trait dynamics and taxa associations over seasonal, depth, and lake gradients. Using a machine learning approach to cope with the complexity of the data, the PhD student will test hypotheses about how bottom-up and top-down controls interact and influence taxa dominance and plankton size distributions | Minimum Requirements: We are looking for a highly motivated person with interests in quantitative ecology to integrate limnology and community or/or food-web science with field data. The project is cross disciplinary and would benefit from a creative and open mind. At least 80% of the work will be computational, while the remaining 20% will be dedicated to field and lab work. The PhD student will take a leading role in the project, helping in project coordination and bridging across groups. The successful candidate is expected to hold an MSc degree, have experience in ecological data analyses and/or modelling (preferably aquatic/microbial ecology), demonstrated skills in scientific communication (including paper writing), and a willingness to learn and expand sk...] / Eidgenössische Anstalt für Wasserversorgung, Abwasserreinigung und Gewässerschutz (Eawag); Dübendorf, Switzerland / deadline March 3

PhD Student - Atmospheric Science

Thu, 17 January 2019 05:33 +0000 GMT

ch: PhD Student - Atmospheric Science [100% | Duties: Your PhD project will be centered around aerosol measurements during the Multidisciplinary drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate expedition (MOSAiC). You will help, prepare and participate in the ship-based field campaign carrying out aerosol and related atmospheric measurements. This involves handling of advanced instrumentation and analysis of complex data sets from MOSAiC and other campaigns in remote environments. Your work will involve collaboration with a number of international partners | Minimum Requirements: Higher education in atmospheric or environmental sciences or a related field. Ability to produce data from field experiments and capability of critical analysis, evaluation and synthesis of new and complex ideas. Enthusiasm for field campaigns. Ability to communicate the outcome of your research] / Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI); Villigen, Aargau, Switzerland / deadline February 17

Management Consultant Risk & Finance (Physiker, Mathematiker, Informatiker) (m/w)

Wed, 16 January 2019 23:20 +0000 GMT

at, ch, de, li: Management Consultant Risk & Finance (Physiker, Mathematiker, Informatiker) (m/w) [Aufgaben: Als Einsteiger arbeiten Sie sofort in einem Projektteam mit erfahrenen Kollegen. Sie entwickeln Konzepte und Lösungen für komplexe Problemstellungen und wirken an deren Umsetzung mit. Die Bandbreite der Projekte ist gross: Vom Aufbau neuer Geschäftsfelder über Risikomanagement bis hin zu IT-Grossprojekten | Anforderungen: Sehr gut abgeschlossenes Studium in Physik, Mathematik oder Informatik (Master oder Promotion); Gute IT-Kenntnisse und Beherrschen einer Programmiersprache; Klares analytisches Denkvermögen; Sichere Präsentations- und Kommunikationsfähigkeit; Spass an stets neuen Aufgaben und Herausforderungen] / Basycon Unternehmensberatung GmbH (Basycon); München, Düsseldorf, Austria, Switzerland, Germany, Liechtenstein

Postdoctoral Fellow - Prenatal BRCA1 Methylation and Breast and Ovarian Cancer Risk

Wed, 16 January 2019 12:33 +0000 GMT

no: Postdoctoral Fellow - Prenatal BRCA1 Methylation and Breast and Ovarian Cancer Risk [3 y | 100% | Duties: The candidate will be employed in the translational cancer research group. The research team is also affiliated to the Department of Clinical Oncology, Haukeland University Hospital, and the main activities are located at the Mohn Cancer Research Laboratory at the hospital campus. The scientific program for the post doc will focus on analysing gene promoter methylation status in respect to carcinogenesis, mainly by using NGS, statistical analyses and data interpretation | Minimum Requirements: The candidate must hold a Norwegian PhD or an equivalent degree within the field of molecular biology or translational cancer research, alternatively within cancer epidemiology, or have the doctoral thesis approved within the closing date of the application. It is a condition for appointment that the disputation is complete and approved before appointment. The candidate should preferentially be familiar with NGS techniques and data interpretation. The candidate should document experience in applied statistics (statistical methods within translational cancer research). The candidate must have a competitive publication track record relative to the stage of his/her career | Preferred Requirements: Experience from analyzing large data sets from cancer patients is an advantage] / University of Bergen; Bergen, Hordaland, Norway / deadline February 10

Data Scientist/Bioinformatician

Wed, 16 January 2019 12:27 +0000 GMT

de: Data Scientist/Bioinformatician [2 y | 100% | Duties: The Institute is handling a growing amount of biobank-sized whole-genome sequencing datasets, in combination with high-dimensional phenotypic and multi-omics data. You will manage the challenges associated with the analysis, handling and storage of large genomic datasets. Aware of current challenges in big data processing (high volume, parallelism, format conversion, etc.), you will maintain and adapt existing data manipulation scripts and pipelines, as well as develop new solutions as the need arises. You will support fellow team members in their bioinformatics needs. You will keep up to date with new database releases, tools and methodological advances in the field | Minimum Requirements: PhD, MS or BS with equivalent experience in a quantitative field (Bioinformatics, Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science or a related discipline). They will be familiar with *NIX environments and the bash scripting language, ideally in the context of a high-performance computing environment. They will be fluent in Perl, Python, or both. The candidate should be familiar with bioinformatics resources such as Ensembl, the GWAS catalogue, genome annotation and expression databases, as well as publically available datasets. Familiarity with REST APIs and at least one DBMS is also expected | Preferred Requirements: A foundation in statistics (estimators, hypothesis testing, generalised linear models), as well as proficiency with R, will be beneficial for this role. Previous experience with compiled or development languages (e.g. C, C++, Haskell, Julia...) and statistical method development is a plus, but not required] / Helmholtz Zentrum München - Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (HMGU); München, Bayern, Germany / deadline February 10

Postdoc - Computational Systems Biology

Wed, 16 January 2019 12:15 +0000 GMT

lu: Postdoc - Computational Systems Biology [2 y | 100% | Duties: The Postdoctoral fellow will work on an exciting project that aims at developing a computational framework to design cellular reprogramming strategies. This framework will be applied to establish novel protocols for dopaminergic neuron development in consonance with the interest of our Center in the study of neurodegenerative diseases, especially Parkinson’s disease. In particular, the selected candidate shall develop a network-based computational approach, using single-cell transcriptomics data, to model cell populations dynamics and design strategies for cellular reprogramming. In addition, he/she will participate in the project management and planning | Minimum Requirements: Ph.D. degree in computer science, engineering, physics or a related discipline. Strong computational skills. A strong first-author publication record in the fields of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. Excellent working knowledge in English | Preferred Requirements: Prior experience in mathematical modelling of biological networks is strongly desired] / University of Luxembourg; Luxembourg City, Luxembourg / deadline April 1

Wissenschaftliche/n Mitarbeiter/in für Data Analytics und Data Visualization

Wed, 16 January 2019 12:12 +0000 GMT

de: Wissenschaftliche/n Mitarbeiter/in für Data Analytics und Data Visualization [Aufgaben: Konzeption, Implementierung und Evaluation von innovativen Systemen zu Datenanalyse und Datenvisualisierung. Bearbeitung von Projekten in den Anwendungsgebieten Predictive Maintenance und Forecasting. Durchführung von angewandten Studien im Gebiet der Wirtschaftsinformatik | Anforderungen: Abgeschlossenes Studium der Wirtschaftswissenschaften, Informatik, Wirtschaftsinformatik, Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen oder verwandter Fachrichtungen. Grundkenntnisse im Bereichen des statistischen und/oder maschinellen Lernens. Grundkenntnisse im Bereich der statistischen Programmierung (R, SAS, SPSS, MatLab etc.). Kenntnisse in der Software-Programmierung (Java, Python, Solidity) und/oder Software-Design von Vorteil. Selbstständiges Denken und Arbeiten. Sehr gute Deutsch- oder Englischkenntnisse. Motivation und Engagement] / Forschungszentrum Informatik (FZI); Karlsruhe, Baden‐Württemberg, Germany

Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in, Research Group on Sustainable Finance

Wed, 16 January 2019 11:57 +0000 GMT

de: Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in, Research Group on Sustainable Finance [2 y | 100% | Aufgaben: Sie werden Teil der Research Group on Sustainable Finance sein, die sich aus 4 Professoren zusammensetzt. Zu Ihrem Aufgabengebiet gehören die Erstellung von empirisch-quantitativen Forschungspapieren in den Bereichen Finance oder Accounting, die Mitwirkung in der Lehre (5 SWS pro Semester) in dem Aufgabengebiet der Research Group sowie die aktive Teilnahme an internationalen Konferenzen | Anforderungen: Abschluss eines den Aufgaben entsprechenden Hochschulstudiums, Promotion. Idealerweise erwarten wir ein Hochschulstudium in Betriebswirtschaft, Volkswirtschaft, Mathematik oder Physik oder angrenzenden Bereichen sowie eine Promotion in Finance, Accounting oder Economics. Darüber hinaus sollten Sie idealerweise mitbringen: Kenntnisse im Themengebiet Finance, Accounting und/oder Sustainability; Sicherheit in Wort und Schrift in der englischer Sprache; Erfahrungen im Umgang mit Datenbanken; Kentnisse in Statistikprogrammen wie SPSS, STATA oder R; Erfahrungen in der Erarbeitung empirischer Studien im Rahmen der Promotion, idealerweise zu Themen der Professur und in Englisch; Lehrerfahrung während einer Tätigkeit an eine Universität; Schwerb...] / Universität Hamburg; Hamburg, Germany / deadline January 31

PhD scholarship in Plasmid Biology and Bioinformatics

Wed, 16 January 2019 11:24 +0000 GMT

dk: PhD scholarship in Plasmid Biology and Bioinformatics [3 y | Duties: You will contribute to the improvement of plasmid extraction from complex samples. You will analyse the NGS data using bioinformatics methods. You will be mainly responsible for studying the occurrence of plasmids and their correlation to AMR in global metagenomic data-sets. You will contribute to build a global distribution of plasmidome occurrence and interaction. You will contribute to understanding the global transmission of AMR. Your research could include identifying plasmids, metagenomic mining, isolation and sequencing of plasmids, studying host-range of plasmids and determining associations between AMR, plasmids, bacterial composition and global epidemiological drivers | Minimum Requirements: It is expected that applicants have a master degree where there has been a major inclusion of bioinformatics, computer science or similar. Beneficial: Expertise with analysing metagenomics data. Expertise with assemblies (metagenomics and isolates). Working with long-read sequencing data. Knowledge of statistical methods. Experience with laboratory work] / Technical University of Denmark (DTU); Kongens Lyngby, Lyngby‐Taarbæk Municipality, Denmark / deadline February 5

Research Assistant - Bioinformatic Infrastructure

Wed, 16 January 2019 10:28 +0000 GMT

dk: Research Assistant - Bioinformatic Infrastructure [2 y | 100% | Duties: The research group seeks a highly qualified and dedicated bioinformatician/database manager who can ensure that all pipelines and databases are kept functionally and updated and who can address questions and contacts from internal and external users. If you are interested in bioinformatics, global surveillance and interaction with multiple people, then you might be our new research assistant. You will be responsible for: updating and maintaining our internal and external bioinformatics pipelines; address issues from internal and external users; You will contribute to: clinical diagnostic of infectious agents; global surveillance of infections agents and antimicrobial resistance | Minimum Requirements: The candidate must hold a master degree in bioinformatics, or equivalent work experience, including knowledge of both biology and programming. The candidate must have experience with: Git version control; Python; Docker; Unix] / Technical University of Denmark (DTU); Kongens Lyngby, Lyngby‐Taarbæk Municipality, Denmark / deadline January 29

Research Assistant - In Situ Investigation of Bacteriophages

Wed, 16 January 2019 10:21 +0000 GMT

dk: Research Assistant - In Situ Investigation of Bacteriophages [2 y | 100% | Duties: Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is one of the largest threats against global health. We have recently participated in the identification and global characterisation of a number of the largest bacteriophages which have not been discovered before. To isolate, identify and study the biology of these bacteriophages more closely we are seeking a research assistant to help with laboratory work. You will assist in: the isolation and purification of several large phages both in silico and in the wet lab. large phages detection and visualization. employing in situ hybridisation (FISH) and advanced microscopy for phage detection. Data interpretation and presentation | Minimum Requirements: The candidate should have a master in microbiology, biology or similar. Preferably the candidate has strong background in traditional microbiology (e.g., sterile techniques) | Preferred Requirements: Acquired knowledge of in situ hybridisation, fluorescence and confocal microscopy are an advantage, yet not a limitation] / Technical University of Denmark (DTU); Kongens Lyngby, Lyngby‐Taarbæk Municipality, Denmark / deadline February 5

Research Fellow in Bayesian Network Analysis

Wed, 16 January 2019 07:38 +0000 GMT

uk: Research Fellow in Bayesian Network Analysis [4+ m | 100% | Duties: This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated Statistician. The post is based in the Department of Statistical Science, the longest established university statistics department in the world, and the fellow will focus on developing statistical theory and methodology for detecting network anomalies in time-varying networks | Minimum Requirements: Candidates should hold a PhD in Statistics and have knowledge of Bayesian inference and Bayesian computational tools such as MCMC and SMC] / University College London (UCL); London, United Kingdom / deadline January 29

Research Assistant on Urban Modelling

Wed, 16 January 2019 06:54 +0000 GMT

uk: Research Assistant on Urban Modelling [8+ m | 100% | Duties: The successful applicant will be collaborating with other researchers to develop a specific case study for Manchester of a spatial interaction model, and will be testing theoretical aspects, such as the reversibility of the models. They will collaborate with the GMLA and build scenarios around their local industrial strategy, and continue to develop research in relation to state of the art thinking in complexity theory and the social and economic sciences | Minimum Requirements: The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual with a Masters in physics, mathematics or complex systems and experience in developing theoretical models for complex systems and manipulating spatial data. The work will require expertise in data base creation and manipulation, high level programming languages, and a good working knowledge and experience of mathematical modelling of dynamical systems] / University College London (UCL); London, United Kingdom / deadline January 29

Postdoc on the subject of Pattern Recognition and Analysis for Technical Art History

Tue, 15 January 2019 23:18 +0000 GMT

nl: Postdoc on the subject of Pattern Recognition and Analysis for Technical Art History [3 y | Duties: The goal of this postdoc project is to develop pattern recognition and analysis of CT images into a broadly usable tool for technical art history and conservation diagnostics, and make these capabilities available at the Ateliergebouw of Rijksmuseum for use on a daily basis. To this end, pattern specification and recognition techniques will be developed that are specifically tailored for the objects encountered in cultural heritage collections. Working in close collaboration with (technical) art history scholars and conservators of the Rijksmuseum, the new techniques will be applied to a selected set of high impact collection objects, answering technical questions for materials as diverse as ceramics, metal, wooden and ivory objects | Minimum Requirements: The candidate must have a strong background in image processing and analysis and hold a PhD degree in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a similar direction. Good programming skills are essential. Experience with 3D tomographic volume reconstruction is desirable. A background in art history is not essential, but a broad interest in the topic is called for. Preferable qualifications for candidates include proven research talent, an excellent command of English, and good academic writing and presentation skills] / Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI); Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

Tue, 15 January 2019 15:32 +0000 GMT

uk: Postdoctoral Research Assistant [100% | Duties: Through worldwide collaborations our laboratory has identified many gene defects responsible for adrenal insufficiency in humans. The successful applicant will work on unravelling novel genes causing disorders of Primary Adrenal Insufficiency and the molecular mechanisms underlying such gene defects. The responsibilities will include; generation and interpretation of whole exome, genome and RNAseq data, generation and manipulation of knockdown/out mammalian cell lines, histopathology and immunohistochemistry in mouse adrenals and other tissues | Minimum Requirements: Essential requirements for this post include a PhD and undergraduate degree in relevant biological or biochemical subjects plus significant research experience in genetics and bioinformatics analysis of big data | Preferred Requirements: Experience of molecular biology techniques would be advantageous] / Queen Mary University of London (QMUL); London, United Kingdom / deadline February 12

Doctoral Candidate/PhD student - Cancer Metabolism and Microbiome Research

Tue, 15 January 2019 15:25 +0000 GMT

lu: Doctoral Candidate/PhD student - Cancer Metabolism and Microbiome Research [3 + 1 y | 100% | Duties: The project entitled ‘Untargeted Approaches to Identify Metabolites Involved in Colon Cancer Development and Progression’ involves the development of untargeted metabolomics analysis pipelines to identify metabolites whose levels differ significantly e.g. between control and tumour samples from colorectal cancer patients or between healthy control and patient plasma samples. Elucidation of the organismal origin of these metabolites (microbiome- or human-derived) will be assisted by metabolic modelling | Minimum Requirements: Master degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology or a related discipline. Strong background in metabolic biochemistry and analytical chemistry, as well as solid notions in bio-/cheminformatics and biostatistics. Previous hands-on experience with chromatography and mass spectrometry techniques | Preferred Requirements: Experience with metabolic modelling will be considered an advantage] / University of Luxembourg; Luxembourg City, Luxembourg / deadline March 1

Doctoral Candidate/PhD Student - Signal Processing for Next Generation Radar

Tue, 15 January 2019 15:22 +0000 GMT

lu: Doctoral Candidate/PhD Student - Signal Processing for Next Generation Radar [100% | Duties: The successful candidates will carry out PhD research on the following topic: Similar to the communication evolution, there has been a progress in radar system design. The 5G radar (next generation) would involve radar with widely separated antennas motivated by the benefits for both existing and emergent applications. However, the analysis of the state-of-the-art indicates key shortcomings of fundamental importance towards design, optimization and implementation of such systems in diverse dynamic environments. Addressing these shortcomings necessitates addressing a number of challenges, not possible through incremental changes to the state-of-the-art | Minimum Requirements: The candidate should possess an MSc degree or equivalent in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Computer Science or Applied Mathematics. The ideal candidate should have some knowledge and experience in a number of the following topics: Radar Array Signal Processing; Statistical Signal Processing; Wireless Communications; and be familiar with the principles of: Optimization theory; Linear algebra; Multivariate statistics; Machine Learning for Radar. Development skills in MATLAB, LabView or C++ are required | Preferred Requirements: Exposure to USRP/SDR implementation and familiarity with FPGA programming is considered as an advantage] / University of Luxembourg; Luxembourg City, Luxembourg / deadline February 15

Quantitative Researcher/Data Scientist

Tue, 15 January 2019 15:13 +0000 GMT

ru: Quantitative Researcher/Data Scientist [Duties: Интересные задачи на стыке математики, программирования и финансов Разработка алгоритмических торговых стратегий. Применение методов анализа данных. Свобода исследовательской деятельности | Minimum Requirements: Образование в сфере математики/физики/информатики. Знание основ теории вероятностей и математической статистики. Высокий средний балл диплома (зачётной книжки). Базовые навыки программирования. Желание профессионально развиваться в области машинного обучения, анализа данных и финансов | Preferred Requirements: Наличие академических публикаций в научных журналах. Опыт участия в олимпиадах по математике/физике/информатике. Опыт программирования на Python, Java/Scala, C++. Опыт применения библиотек для анализа данных. Уровень знания английского языка Intermediate и выше] / QuantNet; Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow - Computer-assisted Interventions

Tue, 15 January 2019 15:08 +0000 GMT

uk: Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow - Computer-assisted Interventions [3 + y | 100% | Duties: The Wellcome/EPSRC Centre for Surgical and Interventional Sciences invites applications for scientists and engineers (MSc/PhD) with a strong background in the computational, mechanical and physical technology that underpins modern healthcare. The Centre mission is to increase the translation of scientific and engineering discovery and advances into real life clinical tools for first-in-human clinical studies. We require outstanding engineers with in-depth technical skills in computational methods, imaging, robotics and software to develop and translate the next generation of interventional systems | Minimum Requirements: Applicants will require a PhD degree in appropriate field or equivalent research experience. (If the degree has not yet been granted, the final accepted version of the thesis should have been submitted to the degree granting university by the time of starting). Honours degree (2: 1 or above) or equivalent in Mathematics, Engineering, Physics or Computer Science] / University College London (UCL); London, United Kingdom / deadline February 8

Research Fellow - Population, Policy and Practice

Tue, 15 January 2019 14:48 +0000 GMT

uk: Research Fellow - Population, Policy and Practice [2 + y | 100% | Duties: This post is based in the infections and surveillance group. This post is an exciting and varied opportunity for someone with experience of scientific study coordination in public health or epidemiology and a strong interest in maternal/child health to be integrated into our group’s existing programme of research focussing on Zika, other arboviruses and HIV. The post holder will be responsible for the day-to-day scientific coordination of a number of pregnancy and paediatric epidemiological studies within ZIKAction and also pregnancy studies within the European Pregnancy and Paediatric HIV Cohort Collaboration (EPPICC). The post holder will work closely with international teams to support and coordinate studies | Minimum Requirements: Applicants must have an MSc in epidemiology, statistics, or other relevant public health science. Strong analytical skills and experience using statistical software and experience of coordination of clinical or epidemiological studies. Applicants must have excellent written, verbal and numeracy skills, with the ability to lead a small team on specific areas of work, manage multiple studies, and establish and maintain effective working relationships with a range of stakeholders (clinicians, researchers, laboratory scientists) | Preferred Requirements: Related PhD is desirable] / University College London (UCL); London, United Kingdom / deadline January 28

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Data Analyst

Tue, 15 January 2019 14:44 +0000 GMT

uk: Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Data Analyst [60% | Duties: The purpose of the role is to support evidence-based delivery of the University’s Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Strategy through creating and maintaining data systems, obtaining, collating, analysing and presenting data, producing statistics and written reports | Minimum Requirements: A qualification or relevant experience in research methodologies and quantitative and qualitative data analysis. Advanced Excel skills, including the construction and use of pivot tables, to produce accurate and well-presented quantitative data. Experience of undertaking research activities, obtaining, collating and analysing statistical and qualitative data and related information and producing statistics and written reports] / University College London (UCL); London, United Kingdom / deadline January 28

Professor - Statistical Sciences

Tue, 15 January 2019 14:41 +0000 GMT

it: Professor - Statistical Sciences [100% | Duties: 1 permanent position of full professor at the Department of Statistical Sciences | Minimum Requirements: Experienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc). More Experienced researcher or >10 yrs (Senior)] / Università degli Studi di Padova; Padova, Veneto, Italy / deadline February 7

Clinical Research Fellow

Tue, 15 January 2019 10:16 +0000 GMT

uk: Clinical Research Fellow [6 m + 2.5 y | 100% | Duties: The Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre follows a large number of children affected by a variety of neuromuscular disorders. The Centre is engaged in research focused on the genetic basis of the neuromuscular conditions and in translational research especially in congenital dystrophies, Duchenne muscular dystrophy and spinal muscular atrophy. This project will consist in 2 main parts: in year one the successful candidate will be working on collecting a detailed natural history data in a well characterized longitudinal cohort of DMD patients with clinical, physiotherapy, genetics and biomarkers information. You will support an innovative genetic therapeutic approach in DMD, continuing with data analysis and data mining from the DMD cohort | Minimum Requirements: The post is suitable for pediatricians; pediatric neurologists and geneticists interested in neuromuscular disorders. Applicants must be medically qualified with current GMC registration | Preferred Requirements: Experience in neuromuscular disorders is desirable but not essential. Experience of presenting clinical research at national/international scientific meetings and through publication in peer reviewed journals and a demonstrated ability to carry out independent scientific work to a high standard are desirable] / University College London (UCL); London, United Kingdom / deadline January 28

Research Fellow

Tue, 15 January 2019 10:02 +0000 GMT

it, uk: Research Fellow [until March 2022 | 100% | Duties: Applications are invited for a Research Fellow to work on a project to develop an innovative CRISPR-based approach to cure Dravet Syndrome. The post holder will develop a CRISPR molecular tool and test its performance with electrophysiology and animal behaviour. The first 6 - 9 months of the post will be spent in the collaborating laboratory at the San Raffaele Institute, Milan, Italy, and the remaining time will be spent at UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology | Minimum Requirements: Applicants must have an honours degree (minimum 2: 1) in Biomedical Science, Physics or a related discipline, and hold, or be close to obtaining, a PhD or equivalent in Neuroscience, Physiology or a related subject (the thesis must have been submitted by 1 April 2019). Experience in electrophysiology or rodent behaviour, and molecular biology skills are essential | Preferred Requirements: Experience of maintaining rodent colonies, rodent surgery, analysing neurophysiological data, writing/using computer code (Python or MatLab), and possession of a UK Home Office PIL to perform procedures on rodents, are desirable] / University College London (UCL); London, Milan, Italy, United Kingdom / deadline February 14

Statistician

Mon, 14 January 2019 16:53 +0000 GMT

uk: Statistician [3 y | 100% | Duties: The post will involve contributing to trial protocols, developing statistical analysis plans, conducting statistical analyses, and liaising with other researchers and health professionals. You will be required to spend one day a week in the Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry providing statistical advice. In addition you will contribute to a small amount of teaching, and carry out some methodological work | Minimum Requirements: You will possess a higher degree in statistics or other relevant subject (MSc or higher), have some experience of medical research and a good knowledge of clinical trial design and analysis. You will also be a strong and enthusiastic communicator about the value of sound statistical approaches. The ability to work as part of a team and to organise and prioritise your own work are essential] / Queen Mary University of London (QMUL); London, United Kingdom / deadline February 8

PhD student in Mathematical Modelling of Malaria dynamics and evolution

Mon, 14 January 2019 13:51 +0000 GMT

ch: PhD student in Mathematical Modelling of Malaria dynamics and evolution [3 y | 100% | Duties: We are seeking a PhD student to join a multidisciplinary team working on mathematical and statistical modelling of malaria dynamics and evolution. In the context of international collaborations, this position is linked to the Swiss National Science Foundation Professorship of Melissa Penny on multi-scale mathematical modelling of parasite, drug and vaccine interactions. The successful student will develop mathematical and statistical models of malaria dynamics and evolution of resistance, and apply these to the assessment of new interventions for control and elimination of malaria. Please only apply if you have relevant quantitative training | Minimum Requirements: Required qualifications for the PhD position are: a Master's degree in Mathematics, Statistics, quantitative Ecology or another relevant quantitative field; strong quantitative, analytical and programming skills (preferably in at least one of R, C++, or Python); interest and/or expertise in the areas of infectious disease modelling, epidemiology, public health, ecology; ability to communicate effectively in spoken and written English, with good presentation skills; ability to work independently and as part of a team on large research projects; Applicants with previous expertise in infectious disease modelling are especially encouraged to apply] / Universität Basel; Basel, Switzerland / deadline February 8

PhD student in Mathematical Modelling of Malaria dynamics and evolution

Mon, 14 January 2019 13:46 +0000 GMT

ch: PhD student in Mathematical Modelling of Malaria dynamics and evolution [3 y | 100% | Duties: We are seeking a PhD student to join a multidisciplinary team working on mathematical and statistical modelling of malaria dynamics and evolution. In the context of international collaborations, this position is linked to the Swiss National Science Foundation Professorship of Melissa Penny on multi-scale mathematical modelling of parasite, drug and vaccine interactions. The successful student will develop mathematical and statistical models of malaria dynamics and evolution of resistance, and apply these to the assessment of new interventions for control and elimination of malaria. Please only apply if you have relevant quantitative training | Minimum Requirements: Required qualifications for the PhD position are: a Master’s degree in Mathematics, Statistics, quantitative Ecology or another relevant quantitative field; strong quantitative, analytical and programming skills (preferably in at least one of R, C++, or Python); interest and/or expertise in the areas of infectious disease modelling, epidemiology, public health, ecology; ability to communicate effectively in spoken and written English, with good presentation skills; ability to work independently and as part of a team on large research projects; Applicants with previous expertise in infectious disease modelling are especially encouraged to apply] / Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH); Basel, Switzerland / deadline February 8

Research Fellow

Mon, 14 January 2019 10:22 +0000 GMT

uk: Research Fellow [50% | Duties: You will join an exciting, clinically relevant project examining psychological therapies for people living with or at risk of dementia. The project will focus on three themes: i) examining the relationship between earlier anxiety and depression and future dementia; ii) the amelioration of anxiety and depression through psychological therapy in older adults at risk of dementia; and iii) developing brief guidelines for adapting psychological therapies for people with all types of dementia. You will work in partnership with the Centre for Outcomes Research (CORE) at UCL, other UCL departments and other UK universities to use existing large longitudinal datasets to answer clinically important questions related to theme 1 and 2 above | Minimum Requirements: We are looking for someone with excellent quantitative data analysis skills who has experience of working on research projects involving large longitudinal datasets and who has authored peer reviewed publications. You will need to have a PhD in psychology, neuroscience or epidemiology or a professional doctorate in clinical psychology | Preferred Requirements: You will ideally have experience of working with routinely collected NHS data and NHS clinical services and an interest in psychological aspects of ageing or dementia] / University College London (UCL); London, United Kingdom / deadline January 31

Assistant - Medical Statistics

Mon, 14 January 2019 10:12 +0000 GMT

uk: Assistant - Medical Statistics [18 + m | 100% | Duties: The successful applicant will carry out a wide range of duties including assisting with high quality risk prediction research using linked electronic health records from a UKRI funded Global Challenge Research Fund project, ORNATE India, which aims to increase research capacity and capability to reduce blindness due to diabetic retinopathy. As well as database entry and organization, the post-holder will support statistical development, will analyse data and support other researchers analysing diabetic retinopathy databases | Minimum Requirements: Essential criteria for this post is a first degree or MSc in a relevant quantitative discipline, majoring in medical statistics, competence in R and similar statistical software and experience with generalised linear models | Preferred Requirements: Expertise in development and validation of prognostic models is desirable] / University College London (UCL); London, United Kingdom / deadline January 24

Doctoral researcher (PhD student) in Parkinson's Disease Genetics and Genomics

Sat, 12 January 2019 22:20 +0000 GMT

lu: Doctoral researcher (PhD student) in Parkinson's Disease Genetics and Genomics [14+34 m | 100% | Duties: We seek a highly skilled doctoral student to work on an international and interdisciplinary biomedical research project on the identification of genetic risk factors for PD (PD) within the recently founded National Center for Excellence in Research on PD (NCER-PD) and the doctoral training unit PARK-QC - Molecular, Organellar and Cellular Quality Control in Parkinson's disease. The project will include genetic and bioinformatics analysis of genotype -and next-generation sequencing data, genetic analysis, and the application of systems biology approaches in the context of the newly established LuxPARK PD cohort | Minimum Requirements: Master’s degree (or equivalent) in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Human Genetics, Systems Biology or related disciplines. Basic understanding of NGS genomics technologies and state-of-the-art bioinformatics software tools. Good knowledge of human genetics, molecular biology, systems biology, computational modeling, or simulation. Knowledge of at least one programming language (Python, Perl, C++, Java, etc). Basic Linux/Unix skills. Strong interest in interdisciplinary research and systems biology. Excellent working knowledge in English | Preferred Requirements: Additional language skills, particularly French or German, will be advantageous] / University of Luxembourg; Luxembourg City, Luxembourg / deadline January 31

Postdoctoral Research Associate - Emotion Recognition in Refugee Children in Jordan

Sat, 12 January 2019 14:43 +0000 GMT

uk: Postdoctoral Research Associate - Emotion Recognition in Refugee Children in Jordan [1 y | 100% | Duties: The post-holder will conduct research into emotion recognition in refugee children in Jordan in collaboration with the NGO “We Love Reading” and will travel to Jordan three times for periods of 2 weeks each time. They will join a small team of academics who are examining how adverse early life experiences affect non-verbal social communication, focussing on emotion recognition. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to experimental design, stimulus and experimental software generation, running experiments, analysing results and writing conference presentations and research papers | Minimum Requirements: The successful candidate should have a PhD in experimental psychology, cognitive neuroscience, cognitive science or a related field. The candidate should be able to provide evidence of expertise in visual psychophysics or developmental research and should have strong computing skills | Preferred Requirements: Knowledge of emotion perception, face perception and statistical techniques would be an advantage as would a proven record of high quality published research. Translators will assist us in Jordan so knowledge of Arabic is not essential, but would be an asset] / Queen Mary University of London (QMUL); London, United Kingdom / deadline February 7

Postdoctoral Researcher - Bioinformatics Computational Systems Biology

Sat, 12 January 2019 14:04 +0000 GMT

lu: Postdoctoral Researcher - Bioinformatics Computational Systems Biology [2 + y | 100% | Duties: You are experienced in next-generation sequencing (NGS) data analysis, bioscientific programming, and processing and analysis large-scale omics data. You will be responsible for the biomedical analysis of NGS, GWAS, and other functional omics data as part of a collaborative research project on the identification of molecular factors associated with the risk of developing Parkinson’s disease. The project will use both new and existing biological high-throughput data from patients, healthy controls, as well as in-vitro and in-vivo disease models, with the goal to conduct integrative pathway-, network- and machine learning analyses to improve the understanding of molecular network perturbations in Parkinson’s disease | Minimum Requirements: The candidate will have a PhD or equivalent degree in bioinformatics or computational biology. Prior experience in large-scale data processing and bioscientific programming is required. A track record of previous publications in bioinformatics analysis of omics data should be outlined in the CV | Preferred Requirements: Demonstrated skills and knowledge in next-generation sequencing data analysis, biostatistics, machine learning, pathway and network analysis are highly advantageous] / University of Luxembourg; Luxembourg City, Luxembourg / deadline February 15

Researcher - Data Sources and Statistical Indicators on Under 25-Years-Old Foreigners in Veneto Region

Sat, 12 January 2019 13:03 +0000 GMT

it: Researcher - Data Sources and Statistical Indicators on Under 25-Years-Old Foreigners in Veneto Region [100% | Duties: The aim of the research is two-fold: 1) To identify and use data sources for the analysis of the foreign minors and young people in order to prevent school failure and delay. 2) To identify and use data sources on the participation to the pathways in education, training and labour, with a particular focus on the transitions across cycles and entry into the labour market. The research aims to evaluate the data quality and the sources informativity, to propose data sources matching procedures, and to obtain socio-demographic indicators in order to describe and interpret current dynamics | Minimum Requirements: Early stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)] / Università degli Studi di Padova; Padova, Veneto, Italy / deadline January 22

NonStop Recruitment Ltd: Manager Business Development Statistics / AI EU - CRO

Fri, 11 January 2019 16:34 +0000 GMT

€45000 - €55000 per annum + Strong bonuses 40%: NonStop Recruitment Ltd: Dear Network I am recruiting a Business Development Manager for a dynamic CRO, dealing with both Data & Regulatory services, with an EU reach and network.k. Brussels

Paramount Recruitment: Senior Software Engineer (Full Stack)

Wed, 09 January 2019 16:00 +0000 GMT

Negotiable: Paramount Recruitment: Senior Software Engineer (Full Stack) A new job opportunity is now available for a talented Senior Software Engineer to join a rapidly growing Biotech company, using Machine Learning techniques to advance drug discovery. Cambridge, England

NonStop Recruitment Ltd: Principle Statistician - Small, Boutique Pharma Consultancy

Tue, 08 January 2019 12:17 +0000 GMT

£35000 - £75000 per annum: NonStop Recruitment Ltd: NonStop Pharma are currently working with a leading pharmaceutical data analysis company to find a Statistical Consultant. Northern Ireland

EMBL: Biostatistician: Centre for Statistical Data Analysis

Mon, 07 January 2019 09:35 +0000 GMT

Competitive Salary: EMBL: Biostatistician: Centre for Statistical Data Analysis Germany (DE)

Wellcome Sanger Institute: Senior Bioinformatician

Fri, 04 January 2019 15:30 +0000 GMT

Human Genetics Anderson Faculty: Wellcome Sanger Institute: Job Reference 83288 Senior Bioinformatician Human Genetics Anderson Faculty Salary range from: £36,373 to £44,011pa dependent on experience Appl Hinxton, Cambridgeshire, England

Hyper Recruitment Solutions (HRS): Biostatistician

Fri, 04 January 2019 14:54 +0000 GMT

£45000 - £75000 per annum: Hyper Recruitment Solutions (HRS): We are currently looking for a Biostatistician to join a leading company based in the Reading area. As the Biostatistician you will be responsible for... Reading

NonStop Recruitment Ltd: Principle Statistician - Small, Boutique Pharma Consultancy

Wed, 02 January 2019 16:14 +0000 GMT

£35000 - £75000 per annum: NonStop Recruitment Ltd: NonStop Pharma are currently working with a leading pharmaceutical data analysis company to find a Statistical Consultant. Northern Ireland