RESEARCH FIELDBiological sciences
RESEARCHER PROFILEFirst Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE09/03/2018 05:00 - Europe/Brussels
LOCATIONSpain › Madrid
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
HOURS PER WEEK37,5
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.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
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
EURAXESS offer ID: 282944