Job Vacancies

Post-Doctoral Research Assistant in Bioinformatics

Institute/Department
Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences
Salary Scale
33,518 - 38,833 per annum
Duration
Cyfnod penodol hyd at 31 Mawrth 2020 / Fixed term to 31 March 2020
FT / PT
Full Time
Weekly Hours
36.5
Interview Date
4 Hydref / October 2017
Closing Date
25/09/2017
Ref No
1410

Job Description

To promote a flexible workforce, the University will consider applications from individuals seeking full time, part time, job share, or term time only working arrangements.

 

The Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) is a world-class research, enterprise and education centre at Aberystwyth University. It is an internationally recognised centre of excellence and students' choice for the study of biological, environmental and rural sciences.

 

We are looking to recruit a Post-Doctoral Research Assistant in Bioinformatics within the BBSRC Core Strategic programme in Resilient Crops. The successful candidate will undertake the analysis of multi ’omics datasets to understand the relationships between genotype, phenotype and environment with the view to identifying genes and pathways linked to desirable traits. The outputs of these projects will help in understanding key crop plant traits with a range of potential impacts in biotechnology and agriculture with a focus on forage grasses and legumes.

 

To make an informal enquriy, please contact Prof Iain Donnison at isd@aber.ac.uk.