Postdoc (3 years) in Bioinformatics and 3D genome modeling

University of Oslo
Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Job Type:
  • Postdoctoral
Degree Level Required:
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Postdoc (3 years) in Bioinformatics and 3D genome modeling

  • Relevant skills: Bioinformatics, biophysics, modeling, programming
  • Salary offered: NOK 534,400 – 615,800 per year (~ 52,000 - 60,000 EUR)
  • Starting date: Preferably in 2022


  • Research


We seek a highly imaginative and motivated candidate with a strong drive for interdisciplinary and collaborative science, and with the following formal qualifications:

  • Applicants must hold a degree equivalent to a Norwegian doctoral degree in bioinformatics, bioscience, biophysics, or similar. Doctoral dissertation must be submitted for evaluation by the closing date. Only applicants with an approved doctoral thesis and completed defense are eligible for appointment.
  • Experience with development of biophysics- and/or computational genomics models and tools
  • Proficiency in UNIX/Linux and Bash/Shell scripting
  • Experience with the use of high-performance computing (HPC) systems
  • Fluent oral and written communication skills in English

The following qualifications will be considered desirable:

  • Proficiency in programming (preferably Python and/or C++)
  • Experience with analysis of high-throughput sequencing data, including Hi-C, ChIP-seq, RNA-seq and ATAC-seq (or similar)
  • Knowledge of statistical data analysis and/or machine learning, including the use of R