PhD Student – Computational Bioinformatics, Vienna, Austria

Postdoc in Austria

PhD Student – Computational Bioinformatics: Join the George Cresswell Group in Vienna as a full-time PhD student (f/m/d) and contribute to groundbreaking research in computational cancer genomics and bioinformatics. Be a part of an ambitious team focused on understanding pediatric cancers and influencing the development of innovative therapies and biomarkers.

PhD Student (f/m/d) – Computational Cancer Genomics / Bioinformatics

Summary Table:

Study AreaScholarship Description
Computational Cancer Genomics, BioinformaticsExplore mutational processes and evolution in pediatric cancers within the George Cresswell Group. Contribute to a multidisciplinary competence center for pediatric cancer research, aiming to predict treatment responses and enhance patient outcomes.

Eligibility: Master’s degree in a relevant subject (e.g., bioinformatics, genetics, molecular biology, cancer). Programming skills (e.g., R or Python, bash), understanding of statistics, molecular biology knowledge, and experience in next-generation sequencing data analysis or machine learning methods are advantageous.

Scholarship Description: The Cresswell Group focuses on understanding mutational processes and evolution in pediatric cancers. Collaborating with the Precision Oncology Program (POP) and other computational teams, the group aims to develop new methods for studying genomic alterations in pediatric cancers.

Required Documents: Applications should include Curriculum Vitae, a cover letter detailing motivation, a list of publications (if applicable, with explanations of contributions), and contact details of 2-3 scientific references.

How to Apply: Submit your application by the deadline of 29.02.2024 or until the position is filled. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Last Date for Application: 29.02.2024 or until the position is filled.



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