03/01/2017
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Postdoctoral Researcher In Molecular Biology of Chromatin

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Charles University
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciencesBiology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    28/02/2017 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Czech Republic › Prague 2
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/03/2017

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. 

Benefits

  • salary sufficient for comfortable living in Prague
  • young and flexible team
  • access to cutting edge equipment in core facilities

Selection process

To apply, send your CV and a brief motivation letter to Dr. Martin Převorovský (prevorov@natur.cuni.cz). Informal enquiries are also welcome. Suitable candidates will be selected for interview during 01/02-2017.

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Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Biological sciences: PhD or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

Candidates should hold a PhD in molecular biology, cell biology, biochemistry or closely related fields.

Specific Requirements

Experience with yeast or bioinformatics is preferred, but not required.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Faculty of Science, Charles University
Czech Republic
Prague
Prague 2
128 43
Viničná 7

EURAXESS offer ID: 168991