The successful candidate will work on comparative genomics and metagenomics/metatranscriptomics of gut parasites. He will be responsible for DNA/RNA extraction (~10% of time), data analyses (60% of time) and writing of publication (30% of time).


The candidate needs to hold PhD in Biology or Bioinformatics or related fields. He/She should have knowledge of NGS sequencing, NGS data analyses, comparative genomics and transcriptomics and basic Molecular Biology bench work. Experience in metagenomics and metatranscriptomics is not a need but it will be considered a plus as well as basic programming skills. Candidate also need to be able to summarize results and prepare manuscripts. Strong publication record and fluent knowledge of English is a must. The candidate also need to be able to work closely with other members of the team.

How to apply

Applications, including CV with publication list – in last 3 years at least 2 research articles, diploma, documents showing activity outisde Czech Republic in 2 years from last 3 years, documents to studying PhD, 1 page motivation letter which include main outline of research candidate want conduct during his (her) stay, should be sent to kolisko@paru.cas.cz


Health insurance, vacation days and native English speaker in the lab