2022: Postdoctoral Position in Drug Design – Chalmers University Of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

The Chalmers University of Technology
2022: Postdoctoral Position in Drug Design – Chalmers University Of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

Scholarship Description:
Under 2022: Postdoctoral Position in Drug Design – Chalmers University Of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden applications are being invited from eligible candidates. Domestic Students, International Students are eligible to apply for this program. The scholarship allows Post Doctorate level programm(s) in the field of Bioinformatics, Biology, Biophysics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics taught at Chalmers University of Technology . Interested candidates may apply for the scholarship as per set deadline. The application deadline is 24/02/2022

Subjects offered and Degree Programs:
You can apply for Bioinformatics, Biology, Biophysics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics taught at Chalmers University of Technology

Funded by: Chalmers University of Technology.

This postdoctoral researcher position aims to improve the design of Oligonucleotide-based drugs using computational chemistry, biophysical simulation and AI methods. It is placed at the department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at Chalmers/GU and is one of two postdoctoral positions in a joint project with Pharmacology at GU. The project is funded in a collaboration between the two largest research programs in Sweden, the Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program (WASP) and the SciLifeLab and Wallenberg National Program for Data-Driven Life Science (DDLS), with the ultimate goal of solving ground-breaking research questions across disciplines.

Sponsor Value

The selected candidates will be offered full-time temporary employment for up to 2 years along with a competitive salary, excellent working conditions, and access to world-class facilities and infrastructure.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have a quantitative background with a doctorate, PhD or equivalent degree, in bioinformatics, computer science, mathematics, biophysics, biology or chemistry, with prior machine learning experience demonstrated through published research results. The degree should generally not be older than three years.

Excellent collaborative skills and oral as well as written proficiency in English are mandatory. Experience of studying nucleotide–nucleotide and/or nucleotide–protein interactions using bioinformatics or machine learning methods is highly meriting. The working language is English. Knowledge of Swedish is not a prerequisite for consideration.

The position requires sound verbal and written communication skills in English. Swedish is not a requirement.

Application Procedure

The application should be marked with Ref 20220005 and written in English. The application should be sent electronically and be attached as pdf-files, as below:

CV: (Please name the document as: CV, Surname, Ref. number) including:
• CV, include complete list of publications
• Previous teaching and pedagogical experiences
• Two references that we can contact.

Personal letter: (Please name the document as Personal letter, Family name, Ref. number)
1-3 pages where you:
• Introduce yourself
• Describe your previous research fields and main research results
• Describe your future goals and future research focus

Other documents:
• Attested copies of completed education, grades, and other certificates.

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