dimecres, 15 de gener de 2014

Senior Postdoctoral positions in the fields of Computational Biology and/or Biomedical Informatics at GRIB (IMIM-UPF)

We seek candidates to apply for senior postdoctoral positions at the Research Programme on Biomedical Informatics (GRIB) in the 2nd call of the TECNIOSPRING fellowship programme co-financed by the EU through the Marie Curie Actions and the Catalan Government.
Candidates’ profile
Candidates should have at least four years of postdoctoral experience, more than one year experience in applied research or technology transfer and some experience in the scientific management of other researchers, both in a research centre or a private company. This call is open to all nationalities and aims to attract research taIent from abroad so it is mandatory that candidates should not have worked or lived in Spain for more than twelve months in a two years period before the call. The successful applicants are expected to develop a project focused on applied research and/ or technology transfer in one of the research areas of GRIB:
• Computational Genomics
• Structural Bioinformatics
• Computational Biophysics
• Systems Pharmacology
• PharmacoInformatics
• Integrative Biomedical Informatics
More information about these groups at http://grib.imim.es/index.html
The successful applicants will have a two year contract with an annual gross salary of 44.000 euros plus NI. They will work in a stimulating and multidisciplinary scientific environment and will receive training in the field of technology transfer and in a wide range of soft skills related to project management, dissemination, etc…The job position complies with the Charter and Code for the Recruitment of Researchers.
About the GRIB
The Research Programme on Biomedical Informatics (GRIB) is a joint research programme of IMIM-Hospital del Mar Research Institute and Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) located in Barcelona (Spain). We carry out fundamental research and technological developments on the application of advanced information technologies and computational methods in health and life sciences. GRIB has a wide experience in the participation and coordination of international research projects and a long tradition of collaborations with the pharmaceutical and biotechnological industry.
GRIB is located at Barcelona Biomedical Research Park (PRBB), where an exceptional cluster of research groups are working on Computational Biology and Biomedical Informatics.
How to apply:
Interested applicants should submit a motivation letter describing relevant experience, an updated CV and contact information for at least two referees to MJ Donlo, mdonlo@imim.es.
Application deadline is the 28th of February, 2014.
More information about the call at TECNIOSPRING website:http://www.catalonia.com/en/technology/tecniospring/second-call-for-proposals.jsp