Following an agreement between the Dept. of Basic Medical Science, Neuroscience, and Sense Organs at the University of Bari Aldo Moro and a local biomedical software company, a PhD fellowship will be available in the Group of Psychiatric Neuroscience in the field of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics.
One PhD position will be awarded to work on a project coordinated by Professor Stefano Gustincich in collaboration with Remo Sanges to study transposons activity and polymorphisms in metazoan and their implication in the evolution of complexity and neurodegenerative diseases.
PhD fellowship on comparative genomics of giant viruses infecting marine protists (bioinformatics & evolution)
Applications for a 3-years PhD fellowship to characterize the structure, functioning and evolution of giant virus genomes through bioinformatics approaches.
We are seeking applicants with knowledge of next-genera on sequencing, genomics and experience in performing computational analysis from high-throughput datasets.
We are looking for highly motivated candidates with a long term commitment for translational research also to be involved/proposed in/for a computer science doctorate program 2017. Developing skills/attitude are required to support autonomous work.