IFOM

Bioinfomatics Scientist

2024/02 | Milan

IFOM is an internationally recognized non-profit cancer Research Institute supported by the Italian Association for Cancer Research (AIRC) based in Milan within a highly dynamic urban environment.
IFOM continuous success is ensured by the recruitment of highly selected undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate researchers from over 24 countries worldwide.IFOM

IFOM is hosted within a research campus shared with the European Institute of Oncology and the Italian Institute of Technology.

IFOM is committed to creating a safe and inclusive environment, based on mutual respect and the enhancement of diversity, offering equal job opportunities to all qualified candidates.

We seek for our Institute a BIOINFORMATICS SCIENTISC

The candidate will be placed within the laboratory of Prof. Bardelli, full professor at the University of Turin and scientific director of IFOM institute in Milan. The Bardelli’s laboratory is a dynamic and multidisciplinary group encompassing computational biologists, biotechnologists, physicians and physicists with extensive national and international collaborations.

MAIN ACTIVITIES

Our research aims at finding new therapeutic opportunities for colorectal cancer patients. We aims at:

  • testing for the first time the hypothesis that therapeutic inactivation of DNA repair pathways in cancer cells can be exploited for patient benefit by reawakening an anti-tumor immune response.
  • characterizing tumor evolution and cancer cell plasticity to identify new targets and therapeutic approaches to prevent tumor recurrence.

Candidate will develop custom methods and pipelines to pursue these aims with innovative computational approaches.

REQUIREMENTS

  • PhD in biology, genetics, bioinformatics, computational biology or in a related field of the life sciences.
  • A strong background in cancer biology and/or computer science.
  • Knowledge in statistics.
  • Good Skills in programming
  • Confidence in linux systems.
  • Proficiency in English, good communication skills.
  • Teamwork attitude.
  • A flexible and problem-solving approach to work effectively in response to changing demands.
  • Excellent project management and communication Skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills and strong aptitude for teamwork.

PREFERENTIAL TITLES

Previous experience in analysis of Next Generation Sequencing data.

Advanced statistical knowledge is a plus.

Previous experience in analysis of -omics data (genomics, trascriptomics, proteomics).

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Fluent in English

TYPE OF CONTRACT:: We offer a co.co.co contract, salary commensurate with skills and working experience;

LOCATION: Milan - IFOM, Scalo Porta Romana area

CONTACTS: Applicants should send their CV to recruitment@ifom.eu. It’s important to include:

  • CV with a list of publications;
  • Cover letter;
  • Contact information with at least two references (name, address, email and phone number).

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last update: 27/02/24
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ENG - (Article 13 of the EU Regulation 2016/679) We inform you that the archiving and processing of data referring to you are carried out by IFOM - Istituto Fondazione di Oncologia Molecolare ETS in order to perform the recruitment process. Pursuant to Article 6(1)(b) the legal basis for the processing is the necessity to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract. Your data shall be communicated to third parties that could be located in countries outside the European Union for the recruitment process. IFOM has obtained the necessary guarantees to transfer the Data in compliance with the provisions of Chapter V of the GDPR. The resumes received will be deleted at the end of the calendar year following the one of receipt; if you are still interested in proposing your application you will have to re-send. According to Article 15 et seq of the EU Regulation 2016/679 to exercise your rights you can write to the Data Controller: IFOM - Istituto Fondazione di Oncologia Molecolare ETS, via Adamello 16, Milano, privacy-desk[@]ifom.eu. Finally, we inform you that IFOM has appointed a Data Protection Officer (DPO) who can be contacted at dpo[@]ifom.eu.