Genomics of Gene Expression

1 Post-doc position (18 months) at the Bioinformatics and Genomics Department of the Príncipe Felipe Research Center, Valencia, Spain

Reference: CI.II.02/2014

We are seeking for an enthusiastic and qualified researcher in the area of bioinformatics and/or biostatistics to work on a full time position as part of an EU project. The candidate must hold a degree in computational Sciences, Biostatistics or Bioinformatics. Doctorate, MSc, PhD or equivalent will be considered.


Job description:

The researcher will addressed a project which joins efforts with eleven international and multidisciplinary labs and companies to create the bioinformatics and biostatistical framework for the integrative analysis of different types of sequencing data, proteomics and metabolomics.

As part of this EU project the researcher will conduct research in the development of statistical methods for the integration of very different types of omics data. The researcher will apply multivariate statistics, pathway analysis methods, linear models and other data mining approaches to develop integrative modeling. Develop R packages implementing these technologies and create predictive models that will be tested in the laboratory by our EU partners. Deal with data intensive omics databases.



  • A strong background in statistics and proficiency in statistical programming languages (R or Matlab)
  • Knowledge of the molecular aspects of genome organization
  • 2 years experience in Next Generation Sequencing data analysis.
  • Be communicative, assertive and skilled to work in a multidisciplinary team.



High English level, spoken and written

Proficiency in other programming languages (Phyton, databases, etc)


We offer:

Immediate incorporation into a multidisciplinary, cooperative and dynamic team within an internationally oriented research team. Applicants can learn more about our group at:


Genomics of Gene Expression Lab

Bioinformatics and Genomics Department

Centro de Investigaciones Príncipe Felipe


For further questions and applications (before March, 12th), contact Ana Conesa (



Interested candidates should send their CV, cover letter and references only by email to the following address: and

Please indicate the offer reference number CI.II.02/2014 in the subject field. If you have any questions about this offer, please contact the Human Resources Department by email to:

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