The Post Doctoral Fellow – Bioinformatics (NGS) post is within a defined project interrogating HLA transcriptomics. The MHC genomic region is highly complex and requires specialized tools for analysis of expression. The role is involved in the use of diverse tools to analyze the different NGS (Next Generation Sequencing) data, in terms of alignment, analysis, and quality control. S/he also performs population genetics and phenotype associations. Advanced bioinformatics skills, a basic understanding of biology as well as statistical knowledge are required. The candidate is expected to work independently, to have the critical thinking, and stay up to date with scientific literature. S/he will also contribute to paper writing and presentation of his/her work internally and internationally.
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