Postdoctoral Researcher in Metabolomics to Characterize the Chemical Exposome
French School of Public Health
We seek a highly motivated and enthusiastic candidate with a PhD in the area of metabolomics, environmental chemistry, or analytical chemistry with experience and demonstrated success of working independently and as part of a team in analytical or academic research facility. The successful applicant will work at the Laboratory for Research and Study in Environment and Health (LERES), a major analytical platform fully integrated within IRSET-Inserm U1085. Essential skills for this job include experience in biological sample preparation techniques, strong practical expertise in liquid chromatographic methods, LC-HRMS based metabolomics and experience in metabolite deconvolution software and Mass Spectral Database.
The successful applicant will also have to develop and implement a data processing pipeline including experimental design, pre-processing (bioinformatics), and statistical analysis of large scale LC-MS based metabolomics studies. Experience with computer programming (e.g., R, Matlab) and multivariate statistics (e.g., SIMCA) would be highly advantageous for this job. The position will include collaborations with epidemiologists, toxicologists and developmental biologist within the Research Institute for Environmental and Occupational Health (Irset-Inserm UMR 1085). Evidence of peer-reviewed publications as well as effective communication skills, both oral and written is required.