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Researcher in comparative genomics of endosymbiotic bacteria:
The position is for at least 1 year and will be filled as soon as
The Department of Cell and Molecular Biology is one of the most
international, broad and distinguished bio molecular departments in
Europe, comprising six research programs with about 125 employed. This
position is within the program in Molecular evolution.
Project description: The aim of the project is to identify the
genetic components of the endosymbiotic bacterium Wolbachia
that are responsible for the induction of cytoplasmic
incompatibility (CI) using genome sequencing and comparative
genome analyses. More information can be found under:
Requirements: The candidate should have a PhD in bioinformatics, molecular
biology or other relevant areas. Previous experience of working with
next-generation-sequencing data and bioinformatic analyses, used to
working in a Linux/Unix environment and familiarity with a scripting
language such as Perl is highly desirable. Basic skills in molecular
biology laboratory techniques are also desirable. The candidate needs
to be proficient in both written and spoken English.
For inquiries regarding the positions please contact Lisa Klasson
(firstname.lastname@example.org). The application should include a CV, a summary
of research interest and contact details for at least 2 references.
You are welcome to submit your application no later than 6:th of July 2012
Dr. Lisa Klasson
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology
SE-751 24 Uppsala
phone: +46 (0)18 471 6403