Postdoc position | data-analysis

Post-doctoral position – Data analysis of Metabolomic data of Intertidal microphytobenthos

Funding: Brittany Region (France) and H2020 ERA-NET COFUND – Project BIO-Tide

Mentor: Dr. Cédric Hubas (Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle)

Duration: 1 months starting 01/12/2019

Job description

A postdoctoral position in microbial and chemical ecology is available immediately to work at the Concarneau Marine Station within the frame of the BIO-TIDE project ( The successful candidate will conduct data analysis aimed at quantifying and identifying metabolites of intertidal diatom biofilms, and the links between metabolic diversity and ecosystem function and services in intertidal sediments (primary production, sediment stability). The selected candidate will perform univariate and multivariate analyses.

A Ph.D. in Microbial Ecology and/or chemical ecology or a related field is preferred. Previous experience with GC-MS and/or LC-MS/MS and data mining is mandatory. In addition, the recruitment policy of the Brittany Region makes compulsory that eligible candidates should have spent at least 12 months abroad (i.e. outside France) in the last 3 years.

Application Information Enquiries:

contact Dr. Cédric Hubas (Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle) |

Application Process:

interested applicants should submit (1) a cover letter, (2) a full CV, and (3) contact information for professional references.