RESEARCH FIELDBiological sciences › Biology
RESEARCHER PROFILERecognised Researcher (R2)
APPLICATION DEADLINE28/02/2017 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
LOCATIONCzech Republic › Prague 2
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
HOURS PER WEEK40
OFFER STARTING DATE01/03/2017
Postdoctoral position available in the newly established Laboratory of Microbial Genomics at the Department of Cell Biology, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Prague (www.GenoMik.cz).
The project aim is to elucidate how lipid metabolism affects chromatin structure and chromosome segregation using the fission yeast as a model. A combination of targeted and genome-wide approaches will be used, including yeast genetics, metabolic perturbations and ChIP-seq. The project builds upon our recent publications PMID: 27687771, 26366556.
The position is open from 01/2017 and is fully funded by the PRIMUS program of the Charles University. Funding is initially available for 3 years.
- salary sufficient for comfortable living in Prague
- young and flexible team
- access to cutting edge equipment in core facilities
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REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVELBiological sciences: PhD or equivalent
REQUIRED LANGUAGESENGLISH: Excellent
Candidates should hold a PhD in molecular biology, cell biology, biochemistry or closely related fields.
Experience with yeast or bioinformatics is preferred, but not required.
EURAXESS offer ID: 168991