22/02/2018

Postdoctoral Researcher in Liver Metabolism (Ref. PD2018/006)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    IMDEA Food
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciences
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    09/03/2018 05:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Spain › Madrid
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    37,5
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    PD2018/006

Postdoctoral position in the Project: “Plasma Membrane proteins modulating liver metabolism and mitochondria function”,

The Hepatic Regenerative Medicine Group within IMDEA Food Institute is seeking for a highly-motivated postdoctoral researcher with demonstrated excellence expertise in cell biology and metabolism related to liver diseases.

This position is for 1 year, renewed every year depending on productivity and adaptation to the IMDEA-Food institute.

Selection process

Ref. PD2018/006. "Postdoctoral Researcher in Liver Metabolism"

Opening date: 23rd February 2018

Closing date: 09th March 2018 (17:00 p.m local time) PDF of the Call PD2018/006-007-008-009-010 (publication date: 22/02/2018) Application form PD2018.xls

 

Please be aware of the following: Only applications sent by e-mail to rrhh.alimentacion@imdea.org and with all requested documentation will be taken into account in the process. Otherwise, the candidatures will not be able of being evaluated and will be rejected

Offer Requirements

Skills/Qualifications

The successful candidate must have:

- Experience abroad related to research in liver physiology and pathology in high rank national and/or international research institutes.

- Track record with studies published in high impact journals.

- Ability to write scientific manuscripts and projects.

- Experience in:

• Experimental mouse models of metabolic deregulation and/or liver disorders and regeneration.

• Isolation of mouse and/or rat primary liver cells.

• Cell culture.

• Cloning.

• Western-blotting

• Quantitative Real Time PCR

• Immunofluorescence and confocal light imaging.

• Cell Metabolism experimental assays.

• FACS and ELISA assays.

*Experience in:

• Liver immunology and/or

• CRISPR/Cas9 technology, and/or

• epigenetics

will be well considered.

In addition, the successful candidate needs to be able to work in a multidisciplinary collaborative and interactive environment within the IMDEA-Food institute but also with research institutes from Australia and other European countries.

 

The successful candidate needs to show:

- An excellent oral presentation and writing (in English) skills,

- Excellent organization capacity and

- Significant experimental initiative.

 

For more information about this position, please check our websit: https://www.alimentacion.imdea.org/careers/postdoctoral-researchers

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
IMDEA Food
Spain
Madrid
E28049
Campus Universitario de Cantoblanco (Ctra. Colmenar Viejo, km. 15)C/ Einstein, 13. Pabellón C-1ª Planta

EURAXESS offer ID: 282942