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Post-doctoral scientist in evolutionary genomics (H/F)

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General information

Reference : UMR8079-TATGIR-006
Workplace : ORSAY
Date of publication : Tuesday, February 04, 2020
Type of Contract : FTC Scientist
Contract Period : 12 months
Expected date of employment : 1 May 2020
Proportion of work : Full time
Remuneration : 2 100€ à 3000€ depending on experience
Desired level of education : PhD
Experience required : Indifferent


Post-doctoral scientist in evolutionary genomics for studying fungal sex chromosomes using evolutionary approaches, in the Ecologie Systématique and Evolution laboratory at the Paris Sud in Orsay.


-Analyses of sex chromosomes using large NGS datasets of fungal genomes Illumina, PacBio and MinION for SNPs and methylation marks
- Analyses of evolutionary genomics (phylogenomics, orthology, selection, synteny)
-Possibly contribution to data production (strain collection and culture, DNA extraction, MinION sequencing)
-Scientific publication writing.
-Implementation of new approaches in evolutionary genomics.
-Implementation of reliability of results
- Critical analysis of the results
- Contribution to lab member formation


- Evolutionary genomics analyses on large NGS datasets
-Knowledge on coding (C ,C++, or java), script writing (python, perl), R software and shell Unix
- Good communication of scientific results
-Knowledge on evolution, statistics, evolutionary genomics (phylogenomics, orthology, selection, synteny)
-Skills in release of analytical pipelines into public repositories such as GitHub
-Skills in figure generation for representing data (e.g. in R)
- Fluent English (writing and speaking)
-Being rigorous, efficient and autonomous
-Excellent ability to work collaboratively in a team

Work Context

The Ecologie Systematique and Evolution department is located in the Paris Sud University in Orsay (South of Paris) and conduct research in ecology and evolution, including 120 scientists and technicians, a greenhouse and molecular biology labs. The post-doctoral scientist will work in Tatiana Giraud's team within an ERC project aiming at studying the evolution of sex-related chromosomes. The post-doctoral scientist will he initially hired for 12 months, that can be extended up to three years

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Additional Information

The post-doctoral scientist will he initially hired for 12 months, that can be extended up to three years. Please make send two recommendation letters

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