The University of Leicester are looking for a Research Associate (Bioinformatician) to join us in the Department of Genetics and Genome Biology. In this role you will develop and carry out your own informatics research in one or more of the following bioinformatics research themes in the Department of Genetics and Genome Biology:

  • Extending the data integration and visualisation capabilities of the world’s largest open genome-wide association study database, GWAS Central (http://www.gwascentral.org/)
  • Developing methods, software and interfaces for genotype and phenotype data discovery
  • Using semantics and ontologies to integrate and compare biomedical data