Postdoctoral Researcher in Technology Development

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Dr. Ivo Gut, CNAG-CRG director and head of the Biomedical Genomics group, is seeking a Postdoctoral researcher to work on the EASI Genomics project, recently funded by the European Commission H2020 Programme and coordinated by Dr. Ivo Gut. The project, “European Advanced Sequencing Infrastructure” (EASI-Genomics), aims at integrating a set of large Research Infrastructures, bringing the most pertinent selected sequencing protocols towards maturity and opening them to the European research community.  He/she will work on the harmonization of current wet-lab NGS methodologies and the development of new and better techniques including i) cell free and circulating nucleic acids ii) optimised processing of high molecular weight DNA for nanopore sequencing iii) single-cell sequencing technologies and iv) enrichment technologies for long-read technologies. The position will be embedded in the CNAG-CRG sequencing unit headed by Dr. Marta Gut.