PostDoc in bioinformatics & Developmental Neurobiology

Institut de la Vision

Paris, France

Posted 4/16/2024

We are seeking a creative, motivated and highly independent postdoctoral fellow with a strong expertise in bioinformatics (cell profiling or image analysis)

This position is fully funded for 3-5 years. Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.

As a postdoc in our team, you will have access to state-of-the-art imaging and cell biology resources and collaborate with researchers and clinicians in both embryology and 3D microscopy. You will have the unique opportunity to work on interdisciplinary and international projects that span imaging, transcriptomics, proteomics, organoids, addressing important questions in the field of visual system development, evolution and embryology. Candidates should have proven research productivity as demonstrated by publications.

Key tasks and responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement novel bioinformatics algorithms and tools.
  • Generate and analyze large-scale transcriptomic datasets.
  • Collaborate with experimental biologists to design and interpret experiments.
  • Develop and use bioimage analysis pipelines for single cell analysis or large 3D image datasets

Qualifications in several of the following areas:

  • PhD in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology or a related field.
  • Strong programming skills (e.g., Python, R, Perl, or Java)
  • Proficiency in statistical analysis and data visualization
  • Previous experience in transcriptomics data analysis or image analysis


  • Access to cutting-edge computational resources and training opportunities
  • Collaborative work environment with opportunities for career advancement
  • Opportunities for cross-training and networking with several top-rank institutions

To apply, please submit a cover letter outlining your research interests and career goals, a current CV, and contact information for three references.

Contact: Prof. Alain Chédotal; mail [email protected]


Last Updated 04/16/2024