Job Ref: 1802
Postdoctoral Bioinformatician for the Study of clonal evolution through space and time in renal cell carcinoma
Responsible to: Prof Charles Swanton
The successful applicant for this bioinformatics position will be based within the Translational Cancer Therapeutics laboratory at the Cancer Research UK London Research Institute (research website at: http://www.london-research-institute.org.uk/research/charles-swanton). The research will be conducted in close collaboration with the Royal Marsden, Guy's and St Thomas' and King's College Hospital Renal Oncology departments.
The applicant is expected to have expertise in genome sequencing technologies and must have significant experience in the field of cancer genomics.
The successful candidate will join a team of cancer researchers to work on a long-term project focusing of the evolution of renal cell cancer through time and space. The work will involve the analysis of large scale genomics data to decipher cancer mutational signatures and tumour evolutionary trajectories through the disease course. The candidate will be expected to work in a multidisciplinary team of bioinformaticians, clinicians and scientists.
In 2015 the London Research Institute will become part of the new Francis Crick Institute, a consortium of six of the UK's most successful scientific and academic organisations - the Medical Research Council, Cancer Research UK, the Wellcome Trust, UCL (University College London), Imperial College London and King's College London www.crick.ac.uk/
To apply send CV, covering letter and details of at least two referees.
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Job Ref: 1802