Research Scientist in molecular network dynamics modeling (110_CRI_MNDM) - deadline 31 January 2013
We are recruiting for the position of
Research Scientist in molecular network dynamics modeling
We are seeking a computational systems biologist to join our team and collaborate on a variety of projects. The candidate will use network analysis, mathematical modelling and game theory to model cell to cell interaction and molecular network dynamics in yeasts and higher eukaryotes.
The candidate will be involved in the following main tasks:
- Model development using multiple frameworks – stochastic models, ordinary differential equations and spatial modeling (PDE and/or particle based);
- Network analysis using modern programming languages (Python, R);
- Bioinformatics analysis – interacting with existing databases (ENSEMBL, PDB, STRING, GO);
- Interaction with experimental collaborators;
- Parameter optimization of models to fit experimental data.
Deadline for application: 31st January 2013.
Supervisor: Csikasz-Nagy, Attila
The position is open to both gender, Law 125/91, art. 4 comma 3. The policy and practice of the Edmund Mach Foundation require that all staff are offered equal opportunities within employment. Entry into employment with the Edmund Mach Foundation and progression within employment will be determined only by personal merit and the application of criteria which are related to the duties of each particular post and the relevant salary structure. In all cases, ability to perform the job will be the primary consideration. Subject to statutory provisions, no applicant or member of staff will be treated less favourably than another because of his or her sex, marital or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, religion or belief, racial group or disability. Where suitably qualified individuals are available, selection committees will contain at least one member of each sex.
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