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3 Ph.D. Student Positions in Bioinformatics
Harbin Institute of Technology
Computer Science and Technology

Two Ph.D. positions are available in Sept. 2016 in the group of Dr. Li at school of computer science and technology at HIT (www.hit.edu.cn). One position is expected to analyzing multiple sources of genomic data (microarray data, RNA-seq, methylation, CNV…) and developing models to understand the mechanisms of cancer developments. The second position is expected to develop novel algorithms to identify or extract important components using high through-out cancer data and biomedical documents.

These positions are about 3-4 years and Chinese Government Scholarship (free registration fee, tuition-free, and free on-campus housing, Chinese Government offer more than 42000RMB (from 42 thousand to 100 thousand, depend on the quality of your work) scholarships every year and comprehensive medical insurance).

In addition, HIT is a famous university in the world; the following web shows her rank:
http://www.usnews.com/education/best-global-universities/engineering (top 10 in world)
http://www.examw.com/gaokao/zhiyuan/gxph/60883/ (top 2 in china)
We are looking for talented, highly motivated applicants with:
1. A master’s degree or equivalent within the field of computer science, bioinformatics, statistics, mathematics, information science, physics, biophysics, computational chemistry, biochemistry or in a related field.
2. Proficient programming skills with at least one common programming language, such as R、Perl, Python or JAVA are essential.
3. Strong written and oral communication skills in English.
4. Experience with writing academic paper is priority

Interested applicants should send CV to jieli@hit.edu.cn

Job Information
Position Type: PhD student position
Reference (Job ID number): 2016003
Start Date: October 01, 2015
Duration: Full Time
Status: open

Contact Information
Harbin Institute of Technology
Computer Science and Technology
Dr. Jie Li
How To Apply:email