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Postdoc In Functional Metagenomics And Data Mining Lyngby

2021-05-30 07:21:29
Postdoc in Functional metagenomics and data mining Lyngby
Are you interested in shaping the future agricultural landscape by contributing in building novel biopesticide solutions for agricultural products? Then you are maybe the candidate we are seeking. We are looking for an outstanding highly-motivated Postdoc to work on an innovative research project involving soil and plant metagenomics entitled ‘Designed bacterial collaboromes for bio-control of potato pathogens’, funded by the BioInnovation Institute Foundation. The position is available in the group of Professor Susanne Brix Pedersen at Department of Biotechnology and Biomedicine, Technical University of Denmark, and is part of an interdisciplinary project involving University of Copenhagen, and University of Graz, with a strong focus on delivering commercially relevant solutions.Responsibilities and qualificationsWe are looking for a talented self-motivated Postdoc with the ambition and commitment to achieve excellence in a highly productive environment and to deliver on milestones... defined on this high-risk/high-gain project aiming at development of novel biosustainable, bacterial-based biopesticides for the agricultural industry. You will need to master and be responsible for conceiving, developing, and applying algorithms and analyses of an extensive collection of soil and plant metagenomics data. The data analysis will include functional metagenomics analysis, using an already established pipeline, novel data mining, community/network analyses and data integration. The activities surrounding this position will be mainly computational. You will have close interactions with two wet lab postdocs, and technicians working on the project and with the professional project management team.
Analyze large metagenomics datasets and identify functionally collaborating bacteria
Develop and maintain current functional metagenomics and new pipelines
Responsibly manage the large amount of data generated on the project
Deliver timely on project milestones
Lead and contribute to the generation of patents, publications, and grant applications
Present our work at conferences and scientific meetings

You must have
PhD in computational biology, computer science, mathematics, statistics or a relevant field
Extensive experience with analyzing complex metagenomics datasets – going from raw reads to publication
Experience with scientific programming (such as R, Python, Perl, or C/C++), data analyses and data visualization
Ability to work in a UNIX environment, with standard bioinformatics tools, and comfortable applying relevant statistical methods
Strong publication record, excellent communication skills, and high proficiency in English
Have a passion for entrepreneurial projects with an outgoing personality

We offerDTU is a leading technical university globally recognized for the excellence of its research, education, innovation and scientific advice. We offer a rewarding and challenging job in an international environment. We strive for academic excellence in an environment characterized by collegial respect and academic freedom tempered by responsibility.Salary and terms of employmentThe appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The allowance will be agreed upon with the relevant union.The position is available immediately, and employment is for 3 years.You can read more about career paths at DTU here.Further information Further information may be obtained from Professor Susanne Brix Pedersen ([email protected]).You can read more about Department of Biotechnology and Biomedicine at you are applying from abroad, you may find useful information on working in Denmark and at DTU at DTU – Moving to Denmark.Application procedure Your complete online application must be submitted no later than 11 June 2021 (Danish time).Apply at must be submitted as one PDF file containing all materials to be given consideration. To apply, please open the link “Apply online”, fill out the online application form, and attach all your materials in English in one PDF file. The file must include:
Application (cover letter)
Academic Diplomas (MSc/PhD)
List of publications

All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, disability, race, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.The Department of Biotechnology and Biomedicine (DTU Bioengineering) is an international leader in the areas of biotechnology and biomedicine. Our engineering approach to all aspects of biotechnology and biomedicine positions us as a valuable player with unique competences in a growing bio-based economy and with health systems transforming towards personalized medicine. We have a clear focus on the needs in the life science industry and point towards innovation, new businesses, and scientific services for the benefit of society. The department has extensive collaborations with national and international research units and industry. DTU Bioengineering has approx. 350 employees, of which 2/3 are scientific staff. The department is located at DTU Lyngby Campus. Technology for peopleDTU develops technology for people. With our international elite research and study programmes, we are helping to create a better world and to solve the global challenges formulated in the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Hans Christian Ørsted founded DTU in 1829 with a clear vision to develop and create value using science and engineering to benefit society. That vision lives on today. DTU has 12,900 students and 6,000 employees. We work in an international atmosphere and have an inclusive, evolving, and informal working environment. Our main campus is in Kgs. Lyngby north of Copenhagen and we have campuses in Roskilde and Ballerup and in Sisimiut in Greenland
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Postdoc in Functional metagenomics and data mining Lyngby Technical University of Denmark (DTU) Lyngby
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