Research assistant in bioinformatics applied to single cell and spatial multiomics

Updated: about 2 months ago

Do you want to contribute to top quality medical research?

The Department of Cell and Molecular Biology (CMB) is a department with a strong focus on basic
science. CMB conducts research and education in cell biology, molecular biology, developmental
biology, stem cell biology, cancer and infection biology. CMB is located in Biomedicum, a
interdisciplinary research center designed to concentrate much of the experimental research conducted at Karolinska Institutet Campus Solna under one roof to promote collaboration.
Biomedicum houses approximately 1,200 researchers and other personnel and allows expensive equipment to be shared and utilized more effectively.

The Llorens laboratory offers a vibrant, stimulating and international environment. Our lab uses single cell and spatial genomics technologies to understand injury and repair mechanisms in the mammalian central nervous system (CNS).

Your mission

The research assistant will be an active member of the research group and support ongoing projects in the laboratory in the field of central nervous system repair.

Your profile

We are recruiting an enthusiastic research assistant to support the bioinformatic analyses of single cell and spatial multiome – transcriptomics and epigenomics - datasets. The ideal candidate should have obtained a MSc degree in bioinformatics, biotechnology, or a related field.
The candidate should be familiar with and be able to demonstrate experience with the analysis of single cell or spatial genomics datasets in R or Python programming. Fluent written and spoken English is mandatory.

What do we offer?

A creative and inspiring environment with wide-ranging expertise and interests. Karolinska Institutet is one of the world's leading medical universities. Our vision is to pursue the development of knowledge about life and to promote a better health for all. At Karolinska Institutet, we conduct successful medical research and hold the largest range of medical education in Sweden. Karolinska Institutet is also a state university, which entitles you to several good benefits through our collective agreement. And you get to practice freely in our modern wellness facilities, where trained staff are on site.

Location: Stockholm

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The application is to be submitted through the Varbi recruitment system.In this recruitment, you will apply with your CV without a personal letter. Instead, you will answer some questions about why you are applying for the job in the application form.

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