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The Institute for Animal Breeding and Genetics at the University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover seeks a

 

PhD Student in Biostatistics or Bioinformatics (male/female)

 

The position is available from April 1st, 2019 and limited for three years. The successful candidate will make a PhD as member of the DFG funded research training group VIPER.

 

Responsibilities will be the support of the research activities of the research group „Genomics and Bioinformatics of Infectious Diseases“. This involves the development of statistical and computation-al methods for the analysis of high-throughput sequencing data or high-throughput gene expression data (NGS, microarray data) from infection research.

 

Requirements for an application are a master’s degree in bioinformatics, statistics, molecular biology or a similar subject. Furthermore, knowledge in Linux-shell programming and in the programming envi-ronment R is expected.

 

Salary will be payed according E 13 TV-L (65%). Applications from disabled persons are welcomed.

 

 

Please send your application until 15.01.2019 via e-mail to Dr. Ann-Kathrin Haverkamp (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) using the codeword “VIPER/BIOINFORMATICS”. Please take also note of the application guidelines provided at https://www.tiho-hannover.de/forschung/dfg-grk-viper/. Further information to the position can be given by Prof. Dr. Klaus Jung (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), Institute for Animal Breeding and Genetics, Unversity of Veterinary Medicine Hannover.