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
Research on “Molecular mechanisms governing immunonutritional interventions to improve immune function, reprogramming antigen presenting cells behavior”.
The researcher will perform his/her work using molecular and cellular biology techniques to analyze functional differentiation of immune cells (‘Omic’ approaches), proteins (Western blot), cellular function (cellular culture, flow cytometry, confocal microscopy), and management and handling of mouse colonies.
The researcher will help in paper writing, paper revision, data presentation, etc.
He/she will benefit from intense, fulfilling and exciting scientific work in a young laboratory, and will cooperate with different inter/national groups with which our group constantly collaborates.
This position is for 1 year, renewed according to productivity and adaptation to the IMDEA-Food Institute.
Ref. PD2018/009. “Molecular Immunonutrition in Cancer ”
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 had extensive prior experience in a research laboratory preferably on those techniques described in the Job Description.
- He/she must be author of original scientific publications in top journals.
- The applicant must have participated in competitive public funding projects. At least two reference letters from prior laboratory group leaders or people relevant in her/his career will also be requested.
- International experience and fluent English language will be valuable.
Spanish candidates residing abroad (any country) at the time of application is desirable. It is considered as "resident abroad" those who are working outside Spain at the date of its application to the Call (mobility criteria) and that have been at least 12 months working outside Spain in the 3 previous years (non-resident in Spain criteria).
For more information about this position, please check our websit: https://www.alimentacion.imdea.org/careers/postdoctoral-researchers
EURAXESS offer ID: 282947