Post-Doc position for rare cancer neoepitope project

Type de poste
Niveau d'étude minimal
Durée du poste
Contrat renouvelable
Contrat non renouvelable
Date de prise de fonction
Date de fin de validité de l'annonce

47-83 Boulevard de l'Hôpital
75013 Paris

Dr Agusti Alentorn
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The position

We are offering a 3-year post-doc position starting immediately which will be involved in the characterization of neoantigens in a cohort of tumors associated with rare neurological syndromes (paraneoplastic syndromes). This project is in collaboration with several French teams (Lyon, Toulouse), as well as a German industrial partner. We have obtained funding within the framework of a french grant ( for a postdoctoral position for a period of 3 years in order to carry out the neoepitope analyses (integration of exome and RNA-seq, as well as the HLA type to characterize the best neo-antigens).


This position is in the department neuro-oncology led by Prof Marc Sanson at Brain Institute (ICM), at Pitié Salpêtrière Hospital and Sorbonne University in Paris, under the supervision of Dr Agusti Alentorn, with a focus on cancer bioinformatics.


Candidates for this position must have:

Ph.D. degree in cancer bioinformatics title by the start of employment.
Excellent programming proficiency especially in Python or R.
Profound knowledge of handling next-generation sequencing data.
Able to work with code repositories.
Experience with linux based HPC or cloud environments.
Highly proficient in spoken and written English

How to apply

Applicants should send a cover letter outlining research experience and interests, curriculum vitae (CV), and the names and contacts of three referees to Dr. Agusti Alentorn (

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