The University of Luxembourg is an international research university with a distinctly multilingual and interdisciplinary character. The University was founded in 2003 and counts more than 6,700 students and more than 2,000 employees from around the world. The University’s faculties and interdisciplinary centres focus on research in the areas of Computer Science and ICT Security, Materials Science, European and International Law, Finance and Financial Innovation, Education, Contemporary and Digital History. In addition, the University focuses on cross-disciplinary research in the areas of Data Modelling and Simulation as well as Health and System Biomedicine. Times Higher Education ranks the University of Luxembourg #3 worldwide for its “international outlook,” #20 in the Young University Ranking 2021 and among the top 250 universities worldwide.
The Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) is an interdisciplinary research centre at the University of Luxembourg. LCSB develops and applies systems-level approaches to gain insight into the molecular and cellular mechanisms of human diseases. Experimental and computational approaches are combined to analyse the complexity of biological systems underlying disease pathogenesis. The LCSB is pioneering the way for a predictive, preventive, and personalised medicine. Neurodegenerative diseases, especially Parkinson’s disease are major targets within LCSB’s research activities. LCSB is coordinating the ELIXIR (the European life-sciences Infrastructure for biological Information www.elixir-europe.org) national node of Luxembourg (ELIXIR-LU – https://elixir-luxembourg.org) focusing on “Clinical and Translational Medicine Research Informatics”.
For our research activities and projects within ELIXIR Luxembourg we are looking for an experienced data steward. You will implement the Research Data Management services within the ELIXIR-LU service portfolio as well as related activities in LCSB. You will engage in scientific research by supporting the creation of new methods, procedures, and/or systems for current or future research projects.
The hired candidate will be responsible for developing processes and infrastructures for effective data and metadata management in our research activities and functionally reports to the Responsible and Reproducible Research & IT team lead. The position involves interactions with institutional, national and international stakeholders in biomedical, clinical, translational research and will be integrated in an existing team of data stewards.
Applications should be submitted online and addressed to: Prof. Dr. Reinhard Schneider / Head of the Bioinformatics Core Facility.
Applications (in English) should contain the following documents:
All applications will be handled in the strict confidence.
Early application is highly encouraged, as applications will also be processed upon reception. Please apply formally through the HR system. Applications by email will not be considered.
The University of Luxembourg embraces inclusion and diversity as key values. We are fully committed to removing any discriminatory barrier related to gender, and not only, in recruitment and career progression of our staff.
For further information, please contact:
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|Title||Data Steward / Research and Development specialist|
|Employer||University of Luxembourg|
|Job location||6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi, L-1359 Luxembourg|
|Published||July 23, 2021|
|Job types||Researcher,   Research assistant  |
|Fields||Biomedicine,   Cyber Security,   Computing in Mathematics, Natural Science, Engineering and Medicine,   Data Mining,   Data Structures,   Databases,   Programming Languages,   Computational Sciences  |