Position in Structural Bioinformatics at the University of Leuven, Belgium
We have an opening for a computational scientist interested in protein structure. The successful candidate should have a degree (or be about to obtain such a degree) in computational mathematics, bioinformatics or a related field. We will consider candidates with either a Master or a PhD degree. In the first case the successful candidate will have an opportunity to enter a PhD study. The initial appointment will be one year, with a possibility of extension.
- Interest for scientific research;
- Knowlegde of computational methods and scientific programming, including the ability to set up graphical user interfaces and web servers;
- Previous experience with analysis and/or modelling of biomolecules is an asset.
The successful candidate will become part of a research collaboration aimed at a better understanding of protein structure, with a special focus on coiled coils. He/she is expected to both use the existing software and create new software tools.
Please address further questions and submit your CV via e-mail, preferrably before May 9, 2011. In particular, you should include a list of persons who could give you a recommendation, and a list of publications.
University of Leuven
E-mail: sergei.strelkov (at) pharm.kuleuven.be