ORGANISATION/COMPANYUniversity Medical Center Utrecht (UMC Utrecht)
RESEARCH FIELDMedical sciencesPhysics
RESEARCHER PROFILERecognised Researcher (R2)
APPLICATION DEADLINE20/03/2018 23:00 - Europe/London
LOCATIONNetherlands › Utrecht
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
HOURS PER WEEK36.0
As postdoctoral research fellow you will be responsible for the coordination and execution of the study on Lgr-positive cells, which have potential stem cell properties, in the cochlea of mice. You will carry out your work in collaboration with other investigators and with our laboratory's research technician. Further responsibilities will include supervising PhD students in Otorhinolaryngology and students involved in the research program, publishing research results, possibly seeking funding for the continuation of the study and attending various national and international research meetings to discuss the progress of the study.
For this 100% post, the maximum gross salary will be € 4.216,- based on full-time employment (36-hour work week). This will be a temporary appointment for 2 years.
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You have obtained a PhD (or are expected to obtain a PhD in the near future) in biology, biomedical sciences, neurosciences or a comparable field, and have a publication record relevant to stem cell research. You have the desire to conduct and publish research at the cutting edge of the field, as well as strong communication skills, and affinity for teamwork and the ability to run a laboratory.
EURAXESS offer ID: 286478
Posting organisation offer ID: 45965