Opportunities at all levels

Computational biologists are found at all levels of academic staff with many PhD and postdoc positions available each year.

An enticing environment

EMBL provides an enticing environment for computational biologists. Hardware comprising many powerful CPUs and large storage arrays facilitate large-scale computation. The highly interdisciplinary and collaborative ethos at EMBL offers many opportunities for interactions with wet lab scientists as well as engineers, physicists, mathematicians and of course other computational researchers.

Data-generating technologies

Bioinformaticians at EMBL have access to a wide range of data-generating technologies such as next generation sequencing, arrays, mass spectrometry, X-ray beam lines, NMR, light and electron microscopy.