22/02/2018

Postdoctoral Researcher in Molecular Oncology (Ref. 2018/007)

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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
    PD2018/007

Postdoctoral Researcher in “Molecular Oncology”, in the field of “Lipid metabolism disorders in the association between obesity and cancer”

The postdoctoral researcher will perform his/her work using molecular and cellular biology techniques to analyze nucleic acids (qPCR, RNAseq, lipid metabolism analysis), proteins (Western blot), cellular function (cellular culture, flow cytometry, confocal microscopy), and management of mice for in vivo physiological experiments,

The researcher will help in paper writing, paper revision, data presentation, etc.

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

Selection process

Ref. PD2018/007. “Postdoctoral Researcher in Molecular Oncology ”

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 applicant should have 5-years minimum of experience as a

postdoctoral researcher in the field of:

- Experience with molecular and cellular biology techniques: eukaryotic cell culture, RNA and protein isolation and quantitation, DNA cloning and editing, metabolic activity analysis.

- Experience on the following will be highly valued: drug screening; mice handling, and knowledge and experience on metabolism and mice physiology; obesity related projects, especially those linking obesity and cancer.

- Knowledge and leadership/participation in clinical trials will be valued, as well as participation in European international consortia. We are looking for a proactive person showing initiative and with decision-making skills.

- Leadership, planning and results-oriented skills, as well as excellent interpersonal relationship abilities and team-work skills are welcome. High English level is a requirement.

 

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: 282944