International Centre for Translational Eye Research (Institute of Physical Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences)
Project title, type and project number
The Project/Centre is funded within the International Research Agendas Programme of the Foundation for Polish Science. It is a collaboration between Institute of Physical Chemistry PAS and University College London, UK., MCBO 56/2022
Prof. Maciej Wojtkowski
The International Center for Translational Eye Research (ICTER) is a multi-investigator center for eye research related to imaging, biochemical and genomics techniques to support advances in understanding the etiology and treatment of human blinding diseases. Further information on the research priorities and current expertise of our Center can be found at http://www.icter.pl.
The group is led by Dr Marcin Tabaka (PI) and leverages high-throughput single-cell RNA and ATAC sequencing to address fundamental questions in biomedical research (https://tabaka-lab.org).
We have an open position for a PhD student in machine learning/bioinformatics with a focus on the analysis of high-throughput single-cell transcriptomics/epigenomics data and developing new analytical and scalable computational tools thereof. The candidate should have a background in math and computer sciences. No medical or genomics background is required, just inclination to acquire such knowledge is a must.
Key responsibilities include
Position in the project
6,600 PLN gross/month (4,700 net/month)
Maximum planned period of contract/stipend agreement
31 December 2023
More detailssee website
Machine learning, bioinformatics, computational biology
Scientific profile of a candidate
First Stage Researcher (R1)
Key assessment criteria
Successful candidates fulfilling the main eligibility criteria and qualifications will be invited for an interview. Competition results shall be announced no earlier than 31.05.2022.
The International Centre for Translational Eye Research (Institute of Physical Chemistry PAS) is committed to employment equality (esp. European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers) and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates fulfilling the requirements specified in this announcement.
Please submit the required documents to: email@example.com
Kindly specify in the application topic: Recruitment no. MCBO 56/2022
Deadline for the settlement of the competition
Archival announcement. We would like to thank all candidates for their submitted applications.