Genetic Statistician/Bioinformatician

Genetic Statistician/Bioinformatician

University of Cambridge

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Senior Research Associate (Genetic Statistician/Bioinformatician) (Fixed Term)
Division of Neurology
Reference: RR17890

Appointment at Senior Research Associate level is subject to approval by the Faculty Board of Clinical Medicine

We’re looking for a Senior Research Associate (genetic statistician) who will play a key role in leading the statistical genetics part of our internationally leading stroke genetics programme. The Cambridge Stroke Research Group has an international reputation in stroke genetics, having played a central role in the major advances which have been made over the last 10 years. We have access to an unrivalled amount of data including both GWAS in polygenic stroke, and WGS in monogenic stroke, both locally and via our extensive International Collaborations.

We are looking for a dynamic post-doc who will not only support and help develop our ongoing programme, but develop their own research areas, as well as play an important role in supervising PhD students, Research Associates, and Clinical Fellows working on projects in stroke genetics. There are exceptional facilities on the Biomedical campus at Cambridge, with other world leading groups to interact and collaborate with.

Further details from Professor Hugh Markus

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available until 1 April 2022 in the first instance.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit:
Closing Date – 7th April 2019
Interview Date – 26th April 2019

Please ensure that you upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV) and a covering letter in the Upload section of the online application. The covering letter should outline how you match the criteria for the post and why you are applying for this role. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

Please include details of your referees, including e-mail address and phone number, one of which must be your most recent line manager

Please quote reference RR17890 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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