Tomasz Żok received the Award of the City of Poznań
There were 47 PhD theses submitted in total, among which 3 were chosen. The authors received financial rewards and special distinctions.Tomasz Żok's PhD thesis titled "Algorithmic Aspects of RNA Structure Similarity Analysis" (supervisor: dr. Marta Szachniuk) and defended at Poznań University of Technology was amongst the highest rated theses and of course received a distinction.The ceremony took place on 24th April 2019, in White Room of Poznań City Hall.
Job in the field of Bioinformatics
Job description:Designing and applying bioinformatics data analysis tools to challenges in Life ScienceWorking closely with the US and EU based customers to improve their cutting edge R&D solutionsExample projects include implementation of new algorithms in R/Python for experimental datasets or building custom analysis pipelinesRequirements:PhD or MSc degree (might be the final year of Master's program) in bioinformatics, computer science/programmingKnowledge of NGS data analysis (DE, Chip-Seq, RIP-Seq, CNV, SNP, assembly), bioinformatics sequence analysis methodsFluent in Python or RYou get extra points for:Knowledge of microbiome analysis methodsKnowledge of the newest findings in immunotherapyKnowledge of the 3rd and 4th generation sequencing methods (PacBio, Nanopore)Hands-on experience with projects in Data Science, Machine Learning, Big Data, Data MiningWe offer:Solving challenging tasksAn opportunity to contribute to breakthrough solutions in the fight against cancerDeveloping skills in a team of experts, scientists and people with passion for their craftParticipation in trainings, conferences, etc.Working with innovative companies from the US and EUFriendly, informal working atmosphere and flexible working hoursEmployer: Ardigen S.A., ul. Bobrzyńskiego 14, 30-348 Krakówhttps://ardigen.com/Contact (where to send your application): firstname.lastname@example.orgOffer on LinedInWe kindly ask you to add the following clause to your application:"I hereby express my consent to the processing of my personal data by Ardigen S.A. for the purpose of existing recruitment process."If you want us to keep the submitted documents also for the purposes of future recruitment processes, we kindly ask you to add the following clause to your application:"I hereby express my consent to the processing of my personal data by Ardigen S.A. for the purpose of future recruitment processes for a period of 3 years from the date of submission of this document, in order to analyse them in terms of the recruitment processes carried out in Ardigen."
Polish Innovation Award 2018
Institute of Computing Science (Poznań University of Technology) was awarded with Polish Innovation Award 2018 for the project "Genomic Map of Poland". The prize will be handed over on Tuesday, on 2 October 2018.More information (website in Polish):http://www.forum-przedsiebiorczosci.pl/nagrody-gospodarcze/