DTL – Scientific Community manager

Are you DTL’s new Scientific Community Manager? You want to help strengthen the Dutch life sciences field by building a strong network of enabling technology and data experts? DTL may offer you an interesting environment to work across life science and technology domains. Continue reading

DSM – Data Scientist

The Genetics Department is part of the DSM Biotechnology Center* (DBC) and serves the different businesses by delivering new and improved strains to produce biocatalysts and bioproducts by means of classical and genetically modified organism (GMO) strain development and High Throughput (HT) screening technology.Within the Genetics Department of the DBC there is a vacancy for the position of Data Scientist. Continue reading

DDL Diagnostics Laboratory – Bio-informatics student (master thesis)

We are looking for a student who interested in next generation sequencing technologies and has the ambition to address these challenges. The research will be conducted in close collaboration with biologists who have specific knowledge on the biological side of this project. DDL has an enthusiastic team of young researchers interested in microbiology and we would like you to contribute your knowledge on bioinformatics in this rapidly evolving research field. Continue reading

TU Delft: PhD position ‘Transfer learning for personalised cancer treatment’

How can we find better diagnostic markers for early stages of cancer? How can we better predict which therapy is best for which patient? The aim of the ‘COMPUTE CANCER’ project is to develop a novel methodological and computational framework that improves the selection of diagnostic and predictive biomarkers from cancer genomics data. Our strategy is to adapt known prediction methods (e.g. penalized regression, random forests) to allow for the inclusion of ‘co-data’: auxiliary information on the genomic variables derived from other data sources. Continue reading