22/08/2019

PhD student in Molecular mechanisms of tumorigenesis

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Erasmus MC (University Medical Center Rotterdam)
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Medical sciences
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    11/09/2019 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Netherlands › Rotterdam
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    36.0

The Chien Lab is looking for a self-motivated PhD student with a strong interest in working in a multidisciplinary lab. The candidate will apply the technologies developed in Dr. Chien's group, including advanced imaging and single cell sequencing analysis, to patient-derived primary cultures to investigate molecular mechanisms of tumorigenesis. The candidate will also develop 2D and 3D organoid primary cultures and apply genetic engineering methods (i.e., CRISPR-Cas9) to study the effect of target genes in cancer development.

The successful candidate preferentially has a background in Cancer Biology, Biotechnology, Systems Biology and/or Bioinformatics. The candidate will interact with a diverse group of faculty in optics, bioengineering, biomedical and cell biology, and will be able to collaborate with leading laboratories at Erasmus MC, The CancerGenomiCs.nl consortium, The Oncode Institute and Delft University of Technology.

Benefits

You will receive a temporary position for 4 years. The gross monthly salary is € 2.422 ,- in the 1st year and increases to € 3.103,- in the 4th year (scale OIO). The terms of employment are according to the Collective Bargaining Agreement for Dutch University Medical Centers (CAO UMC).

Selection process

For more information about this position, please contact Dr. Miao-Ping Chien, e-mail: m.p.chien@erasmusmc.nl. For queries regarding your application, please contact Jerry Chandansingh, Recruiter, by phone number: +31 (0)6 500 310 06.

If you are excited by the thought of this position and would like to apply, please do so by using the application form on our website.

Additional comments

For more information about this position, please contact Dr. Miao-Ping Chien, e-mail: m.p.chien@erasmusmc.nl. For queries regarding your application, please contact Jerry Chandansingh, Recruiter, by phone number: +31 (0)6 500 310 06.

If you are excited by the thought of this position and would like to apply, please do so by using the application form on our website.

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Offer Requirements

Specific Requirements

The successful candidate has a BSc or MSc in a relevant discipline (such as Biomedical Research, Biotechnology, System Biology, Bioinformatics) with a record that reflects individual accomplishment. A strong command of scientific English in speech and writing is essential. Experience in Bioinformatics is a plus!

Being able to present a certificate of good conduct, a valid proof of identity, diploma's and/ or relevant registration such as BIG/ RGS are conditions for the appointment.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Erasmus MC
Netherlands
Rotterdam
3015 CE
's-Gravendijkwal 230

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