Postdoctoral Fellow (Computational Genomics)

Position Code: SC10357

We are looking for a highly qualified postdoctoral fellow experienced in Next Generation Sequencing bioinformatics to join the Computational Genomics group in the Genome Institute of Singapore. He/she will be actively collaborating with internationally leading research groups within the institute to provide customised analysis and training support. The candidate will gain valuable training in a nurturing and collaborative environment where he/she will experience working with dynamic teams with international reputation and access to valuable data generated on latest genomics platforms.

Requirements :

  • Relevant PhD in Computational Biology/Computer Science/Applied Mathematics/Genomics.
  • Strong analytical and programming skills (R/Python, UNIX, git, high performance or cloud computing.
  • Experience working in at least one of the following areas:
    • RNA-sequencing
      • Up-stream analysis: e.g. quality control, alignment, mapping and
      • Down-stream analysis: e.g. mRNA, isoform, IncRNA, cell type decomposition, differential expression, WGCNA, pathway analysis.
    • Epigenomics: e.g. CHIP-seq, ATAC-seq
  • Experience working with other omics technology (e.g. exome-seq, pacbio or oxford nanopore sequencing, single-cell sequencing); integrative analysis (e.g. eQTL, gene regulatory networks, meta-analysis); re-using publicly available datasets.
  • Working collaboratively or providing bioinformatics training is also highly desirable.
Those interested to apply, please send your application including CV and three references to Please send your queries regarding the above position to Adaikalavan Ramasamy (

The above eligibility criteria are not exhaustive. A*STAR may include additional selection criteria based on its prevailing recruitment policies. These policies may be amended from time to time without notice.

* We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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