PhD JOB POSITION AT THE GERMAN FEDERAL INSTITUTE FOR RISK ASSESSMENT (BfR)

PhD JOB POSITION AT THE GERMAN FEDERAL INSTITUTE FOR RISK ASSESSMENT (BfR)

A new postdoctoral position has opened at the German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR). The available position is in the department Safety of Pesticides of the BfR and especially in the unit “Testing and Assessment Strategies. The activities includes:  modeling of Adverse Outcome Pathways (AOP) in silico, bioinformatic preparation and statistical analysis of omics data, contributing to the development of regulatory concepts for ab initio testing using in silico based NAMs, and also the publication of the acquired results.

The unit is looking for a person with a degree preferably in bioinformatics, chemoinformatics, computer science or a comparable discipline who has experience with modeling omics data is an advantage in the field of toxicology. You can access the entire job description as well as the application platform by clicking on the following link: Ph.D. job position in BfR full description.

Applications are open until March 2nd.

POSTDOCTORAL POSITION OPENED AT LUND UNIVERSITY

POSTDOCTORAL POSITION OPENED AT LUND UNIVERSITY

A new postdoctoral position has opened at Lund University, Sweden. The position is in the field of Uncertainty Analysis in Scientific Assessment, with a specific focus on NAMs and AOPs used for chemical safety assessment.

The research group is looking for a person with a degree preferably in mathematics or statistics, with knowledge about Bayesian inference, and a person who is interested in the possibility of measuring uncertainty with probability. Please feel free to share this information with people who could potentially be what the research project needs.

Applications are open until December 20th.

To apply, here is the link towards the application webpage.

Kick-start of the RISK-HUNT3R project on 01 June 2021

Kick-start of the RISK-HUNT3R project on 01 June 2021

The RISK-HUNT3R project was officially launched on 01 June 2021. An online kick-off meeting was held on 15+16 June 2021, bringing together all consortium members for networking and coordinating the work. This first virtual gathering is planned to be complemented with a physical meeting in autumn this year if the public health situation so allows.