The Bioinformatics Unit at St Andrews is recruiting! Details and application via:

The role will include:

– Active participation in the design and implementation of bioinformatics analyses and pipelines.

– Hacking, scripting, debugging and algorithm development. Advising and training researchers both informally and through structured workshops, to make most effective use of their sequence and metadata.

– Systems administration of the Unit’s 192-core computer cluster. Lead the management and expansion of the St Andrews Bioinformatics Unit.

The post will be available immediately and is for three years in first instance. It will be based in the School of Medicine but will involve working with groups based in the Schools of Biology, Chemistry and Computer Science. For informal inquiries please contact Dr Silvia Paracchini ( or Dr Daniel Barker (