Head of Bioinformatic Core Facility

The Georg-Speyer-Haus - Institute for Tumor Biology and Experimental Therapy in Frankfurt am Main (www.georg-speyer-haus.de; Director: Prof. Dr. Florian Greten) is an academic non-profit research institute supported by the Federal Ministry of Health and the Ministry for Sciences and Arts of the State of Hessen. The institute is dedicated to basic and translational cancer research and closely cooperates with the Goethe University Frankfurt and the Frankfurt University Hospital.

The institute currently establishes a new Bioinformatic Core Facility. For this purpose we are looking for a highly motivated and skilled individual to act as Head of the Core Facility and ensure the core exploits the development of methods and tools to analyze biomedical data (whole exome sequencing, proteomics, epigenome analysis, microbiome analysis, RNA-Seq) and to apply these in interdisciplinary collaborations. Particular responsibilities will include: statistical analysis of high-dimensional data, data integration, classification methods and the analysis and reconstruction of molecular networks.

Interested applicants should send their CV, research profile and three letters or recommendation to:

We are committed to increasing the proportion of female scientific staff at the Georg-Speyer-Haus and therefore applications from women are especially welcome. Employees will be supported in their efforts to combine their professional life with family duties, re-entry after parental leave will be facilitated. Where qualifications are equal, preference will be given to people with disabilities.
Application deadline is September 15, 2016.