EMBL-EBI and Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute share the Wellcome Genome Campus. This proximity fosters close collaborations and contributes to an international and vibrant campus environment. Researchers are supported by easy access to scientific expertise, well-equipped facilities and an active seminar programme.

Available projects:

Project 1: Alex Bateman and David Adams

Deep mutational scanning of the dark proteome

Project 2:  Ewan Birney and Mara Lawniczak

Long reads to investigate within species variation across the Tree of Life

Project 3: Paul Flicek, Emma Teeling and Mark Blaxter

Regulatory evolution of mammalian longevity

Project 4: Irene Papatheodorou and Omer Bayraktar

Dissecting spinal cord injury in space and time using multi-omic approaches

Project 5: Virginie Uhlmann, Roser Vento-Tormo and Omer Bayraktar

Generating 3D-maps of gonadal tissues

Project 6: Isidro Cortés-Ciriano, Mathew Garnett and Hayley Francies

Investigating genomic instability as a driver of cancer therapeutic dependencies

Project 7: Zamin Iqbal, Jukka Corander and Stephen Bentley

Negative frequency-dependent selection in Staphylococcus aureus


Apply via online system. Applications should consist of the following:

  • A cover letter specifying the project applying for;
  • CV
  • Two recent letters of reference
————Quick Overview———–
Organization EMBL-EBI, Hinxton
Fellowship Level

Contract Duration:


3 Years

Year 1 Stipend (£2,829.64 net per month)

Country UK
Subject areas Life Sciences, Biology, Oncology
Reference Number EBI01666
Eligibility Open for international students
Deadline 12 September 2021

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