CUBRe Advert on MSc Position


  • Description and Research Focus
    CUBRe is running 2 NIH and 1 German Research Foundation (aka DFG) grants. For details on these, see the following website: http://cubre.covenantuniversity.edu.ng/index.php/research-consortium. The DFG grant was awarded to us to continue our work on the development of evolution proof insecticides against malaria infected mosquitoes. This is a work between a German group in Jena, Germany and 2 H3AbioNet nodes: CUBRe in Ota, Nigeria and MRTC in Bamako, Mali.

    In view of this, CUBRe is looking for ONE highly talented and motivated student for fully funded MSc degree program in Computer Science or Bioinformatics.

  • Qualification
    An outstanding BSc degree in Computer Science, Statistics and Mathematics with good programming skills in C and/or its derivatives. An experience working in the Linux OS will be an added advantage.
  • Other General Requirements
    In addition to the various departmental requirements, prospective candidates must satisfy the general regulations governing postgraduate admissions at the Covenant University:

    • must participate and pass the validity interview of the School of Postgraduate Studies at Covenant University.
    • must have completed the mandatory one year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme or certificate of exemption in lieu.
    • must be willing to travel to Ghana, Mali, Senegal or any other country for exchange programs if necessary.
  • Who can apply?
    This is open in principle to candidates from West African Countries, but exceptional candidates from other parts of Africa are also encourage to apply.
  • Institution
    Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria
  • Organisation
    Covenant University Bioinformatics Research (CUBRe)
  • Schedule
    Full-time
  • Salary
    Max. $12,000 PA (as may be needed, NIH conversion rate to Naira will applied!).
  • How to Apply
    Send CV and motivation letter to ezekiel.adebiyi@covenantuniversity.edu.ng cc itunu.isewon@covenantuniversity.edu.ng and jide.ayodele@covenantuniversity.edu.ng with email subject matter, in the format: Application for CUBRe MSc + FIRST NAME_LAST NAME
  • Closing date for applications: December 15, 2019.

CUBRe Advert on (2) PostDoc Position


  • Description and Research Focus
    CUBRe is running 2 NIH and 1 German Research Foundation (aka DFG) grants. For details on the NIH grants, namely, H3AbioNet and WASLITBRe, see the following website: http://cubre.covenantuniversity.edu.ng/index.php/research-consortium. The DFG grant was awarded to us to continue our work on the development of evolution proof insecticides against malaria infected mosquitoes. This is a work between a German group in Jena, Germany and 2 H3AbioNet nodes: CUBRe in Ota, Nigeria and MRTC in Bamako, Mali.

    In view of this, CUBRe is looking for highly talented and motivated candidates for 2 Postdoctoral position.

  • Qualification
    A PhD degree in Bioinformatics, Biochemistry or other related Biological Science degree courses.
    Must have an exceptional educational record from BSc to PhD level.
    Must have published good articles or research work in high impact journal/s and having worked previously with FBA will be an added advantage.
  • Who can apply?
    This position is in principle open to candidates from West Africa, but application is also welcome from exceptional candidates from other part of Africa.
  • Institution
    Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State
  • Organisation
    Covenant University Bioinformatics Research (CUBRe)
  • Schedule
    Full-time
  • Salary
    Max. $20, 500 PA.
  • How to Apply
    Send CV and motivation letter to ezekiel.adebiyi@covenantuniversity.edu.ng cc itunu.isewon@covenantuniversity.edu.ng and jide.ayodele@covenantuniversity.edu.ng with email subject matter, in the format: Application for CUBRe Post Doc + FIRST NAME_LAST NAME
  • Closing date for applications: December 15 2019.