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Postdoctoral in the field of natural sciences, field of biology, to work on HRZZ NZZ establishment project UIP-2017-05-5635 "Microbiome of loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta): insight into episodic and endozoic communities (TurtleBIOME)"

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    Faculty of Science University of Zagreb
    Biological sciences
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    28/11/2019 12:00 - Europe/Brussels
    Croatia › Zagreb


Postdoctoral in the field of natural sciences, field of biology, to work on HRZZ NZZ establishment project UIP-2017-05-5635 "Microbiome of loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta): insight into episodic and endozoic communities (TurtleBIOME)" for determined period of two years, full-time, at the botanical Institute of the department of Biology of the Faculty of Science - 1 executor.

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Required Research Experiences

    Biological sciences
    4 - 10

Offer Requirements

    Biological sciences: PhD or equivalent
    CROATIAN: Excellent



To the tender, under the equal conditions, persons of both sexes may apply. In addition to the general terms and conditions for establishing employment relationship, applicants should meet the requirements by the Act on Scientific Activity and Higher Education (OG 123/03, 198/03, 105/04, 174/04, 2/07, 46/07, 45/09, 63/11, 94/13, 139/13, 101/14, 60/15 and 131/17.)

Applicants with application for tender 9 shall enclose: CV, corresponding diploma, proof of citizenship.

 applicants should meet the requirement: completed doctoral study in biology, doctoral study in bioinformatics, doctoral study in biomedicine, doctoral study in agronomy, doctoral study in forestry, doctoral study in biotechnology or a related study.

Additional requirements for the tender: research experience in isolation of microorganism cultures and their molecular and morphological characterization and phylogeny, metagenomic analyzes of microbial communities, laboratory skills in the field of molecular biology and microscopy, field research experience, bioinformatics analyzes of metagenomic data, knowledge of working in operating system Linux and the software package "R" and the knowledge of English in speech and writing.

Applicants are obliged to enclose annexes and lists of works and other proof of compliance with the conditions of the tender in accordance with article 10 of the Ordinance on the election to titles and workplaces at the Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, located on the website of the Faculty of Science at the University in Zagreb www.pmf. unizg.hr (all in printed form).

Foreign citizens should provide evidence of the knowledge of the Croatian language.


Specific Requirements

The candidate who obtains the employment advantage on the basis of special regulations, shall in application invoke this right, and on this tender enclose all evidences that special rules provide for the right to priority in employment. Such candidates shall have the advantage of employment under the concerned tender in comparison with the other candidates, under the same established conditions of the tender, on the basis of a duly, complete and timely application, provided that they meet all the requirements of the tender.   (https://uprava.gov.hr/o-ministarstvu/ustrojstvo/uprava-za-sluzbenicke-odnose/zaposljavanje/prednost-pri-zaposljavanju/738)

Incomplete and improper applications will not be considered.

University in Zagreb the Faculty of Science collects and processes the personal data of the applicants on the tender for establishment employment relationship for the purpose of verifying the qualification and meeting the conditions of the tender, in accordance with the Decision on collection, protection and processing of personal data (CLASS: 035-01/18-01; REF. N.: 251-58-10201-18-2).

The deadline for submitting applications of the tender is 30 days after the publication of the tender in the "Official Gazette".

Bids with proof of tender fulfillment terms shall be submitted to the following address: the Faculty of Science, Deanery (Humane resources), Zagreb, Horvatovac 102a.

The results of the tender process will be published on the official website of the Faculty of Science www.pmf.unizg.hr (Tenders).

With the prior approval of the selected candidate, and in accordance with article 25 paragraph 1 of the Collective agreement for science and higher education (OG 9/2019), the Faculty of Science will also publish a professional CV on the official website of the Faculty of Science, provided that the selected candidate has signed the consent according to Annex no. 1, which is an integral part of this tender.

The professional CV of the selected candidate will be published with the information on the results of the tender procedure on the official website of the Faculty.


Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Faculty of Science University of Zagreb
Horvatovac 102 a

EURAXESS offer ID: 458313


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