Position for Undergraduate Student in Next Generation Sequencing


Laboratory of Bioinformatics and Systems Biology invites applications for undergraduate students. Position will be available immediately as part of the TEAM program funded by the Foundation for Polish Science, entitled “Application of systems biology to study important processes in Saccharomyces cerevisiae”.

Candidate's profile:

Education: Undergraduate student of biology, biochemistry, biotechnology or  biophysics


  • Experience in molecular biology or biochemistry lab
  • Practice in basic molecular technics for DNA and RNA analysis, e.g. isolation, spectrophotometric and fluorometric quantity and quality assessment, gel electrophoresis, PCR, RT-PCR, RealTime-PCR
  • Basic knowledge of sequencing technologies will be an advantage

Candidates should be highly motivated, reliable, scrupulous, organized and trustworthy.

We offer:

  • Fellowship monthly: 1 000 PLN

The successful candidate will work with the newest technologies of next generation sequencing (HiSec2000) within interdisciplinary research team. She/he will have the opportunity to conduct the research for Master degree thesis and continue her/his work during PhD studies.

Deadline for applications: July 13, 2012

Please send your cv, cover letter, grade transcript, a detailed description of previous experience and the contact details of one referee by email at lbsb@cent.uw.edu.pl. Selected candidates will be invited for the interview.