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CBF job opportunities

We are always looking for enthusiastic talented professionals in computational biology areas, software development and data science. Working with us means having a major impact in numerous impactful projects, conserving flexible working hours and being part of a friendly team. Details of our current and related vacancies are shown below.

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Grade 8/9
Biochemistry & System Biology

Ref:  037666

Salary:  £42,149 - £67,538 pa

Closing date:  31-Jan-2022 23:30

The University of Liverpool is looking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer post in Computational Biology, which will sit within the Department of Biochemistry and Systems Biology. You will be expected to develop your own research programme, as well as contribute to collaborative research via our Computational Biology Facility. We are particularly interested in individuals with expertise in analysis of multi-omics data in areas including cancer research, cell signalling, infectious disease, pharmacology or plant sciences. The role will also involve leading contributions to undergraduate and postgraduate. You should have a PhD in relevant subject.

For full details please use the following link:   037666 Job Description



Data Scientist
Tech, Infrastructure & Env Dir Prof Svcs

 Ref:  038408

Salary:  £35,327 - £40,928 pa

Closing date:  10-Feb-2022

We are seeking to recruit a Data Scientist to support a wide range of projects within a specialised team at the Computational Biology Facility. You will apply your computational skills to address exciting questions from a varied life sciences and clinical research community and will be responsible for the data analysis and communication of results.

You should hold a PhD in bioinformatics, systems biology or related subject or have equivalent work experience. You should have significant experience in the application of statistics, computational and bioinformatics techniques to answer biological questions. In particular you should have some experience with omics data. Excellent communication, team working, and presentation skills are essential.

The post is available on a fixed term basis for 2 years.

For full details please use the following link:   038408 Job Description


Casual work

  • Are you a life sciences scientist with experience in complex data analytics, computational biology and bioinformatics?
  • Are you a computer scientist with a keen interest in biology or medicine?

    The CBF is looking for enthusiastic individuals to join their team on a temporary basis. We offer competitive rates per day, valuable experience and the possibility of publishing in high impact journals.

    You may be a computer scientist, engineer or mathematician with an interest in biology or an experimental researcher with demonstrated experience in numerical biology.

    Interested? Please contact the Facility with a CV and information regarding relevant experience.



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