Job opportunities in the Centre

The University of Birmingham has committed to create world-leading bioinformatics capacity and expertise with the creation of three prestigious bioinformatics chair-level positions.

The Bioinformatics Chairs are supported by a dedicated and creative team of bioinformatics research fellows, IT and administrative support staff. The CCB team works closely, drawing from their individual strengths and areas of interest to create a well-rounded knowledge base. The CCB team collaborates with University and external researchers, supporting them in their work. The CCB team has built strong links with bioinformaticians and related academics across the University, forming a network of working relationships, and building the CCB Community.

The CCB is a dynamic centre; with new opportunities at all levels. We are currently looking to fill roles directly supporting the Chairs, as well as in teaching, research, bioinformatics, and administration.

If you’re interested in bringing your expertise to the CCB team, please send us an email.

Current Vacancies

Research Fellow - OMICS Analytics/Statistical computing (Bioinformatics) - 56521 

This Bioinformatician post is to join the Centre for Computational Biology and the Institute of Translational Medicine, working with Prof Georgios Gkoutos.  The post holder will be responsible for the integration and analysis of trauma patient data derived from metabolomics-based approaches, including steroidomics, and high-throughput genetics. An excellent network of biomedical and technological collaborations offers novel data types and datasets, as well as opportunities for discovery validation and translation into clinic or pharma by domain experts.... to read more 

Administrative Assistant - 56423

The post holder will help support the general administration of the Centre for Computational Biology. The post holder will offer administrative support to academic staff, in particular, support for the various teaching programs led by the academic staff within the Centre. The post holder will also have general responsibility for the seminar and work-shop programme, the on-line presence of the CCB, the meeting rooms, as well as providing ad-hoc, general administrative assistance as required.... to read more