16/04/2019

Seeking a Postdoctoral Researcher or Research Associate (IMS410-1901)(Laboratory for Microbiome Sciences)


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    RIKEN(The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciencesBiology
    Biological sciencesOther
    TechnologyBiotechnology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    10/04/2020 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
  • LOCATION
    Japan › Kanagawa
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    See description

[Laboratory]
Laboratory for Microbiome Sciences
RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences
(Team Leader: Masahira Hattori)

[Research Field]
NGS-based 16S and metagenomic analysis to elucidate the ecological and functional features of microbial communities including human microbiomes

[Job title and Job description]
Position available:
One opening for a Postdoctoral Researcher or a Research Associate

Job description:
You will engage in the NGS-based analysis of 16S and metagenomic data from various microbial communities, particularly from human microbiomes, to elucidate the ecological and functional features, which include species assignment and quantification, gene annotation, KEGG profiling, and correlation analysis between microbiome data and metadata by using bioinformatics. You will also engage in development of the related methodologies.

The difference in positions is as follows:
・Postdoctoral Researcher: Carries out research and other work in accordance with laboratory research themes under the mentorship and training of supervisors.
・Research Associate: Carries out research and other work in accordance with laboratory research themes under the direction of supervisors.

[Work location]
RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences
1-7-22 Suehiro-cho, Tsurumi-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa 230-0045, Japan

[Start of Employment]
June 1, 2019 or later than that (negotiable)

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RIKEN(The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
Japan
Kanagawa

EURAXESS offer ID: 400899
Posting organisation offer ID: D119040560

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