ORGANISATION/COMPANYUniversity of Vigo
RESEARCH FIELDBiological sciences › Other
RESEARCHER PROFILEEstablished Researcher (R3)
APPLICATION DEADLINE15/06/2020 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
LOCATIONSpain › Vigo
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
HOURS PER WEEK40
OFFER STARTING DATE05/07/2020
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMMEH2020
PostDoc researcher for GLAUKOS-Ecotox
- Research Group: ECOTOX (www.ecotox.gal ) (University of Vigo, Galicia, Spain)
-Full-time position (40 h/week) starting by July 2020
-Duration: 3 years (6 months trial period)
-Salary: up to 35.000 € /year (gross salary) depending on qualification
-Laboratory research on degradation and effects of biopolymers in the environment using aquatic experimental models
-Laboratory research on effects of polymers and plastic additives on model aquatic organisms at molecular level (gene expression, omics).
-Preparation of manuscripts and reports
-Dissemination activities: assistance to international congresses, popular science.
Please check sections "Skills / Qualifications" and "Requirements"
Applicants are invited to send in the following documents: cover letter, CV (including contact details) and contact details of two references. Applications must be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org , indicating in the e-mail subject the reference: GLAUKOS-Ecotox PostDoc Position. Maximum total size of attached documents: 5 MB.
The University of Vigo subscribes and adheres to the European HR Strategy for Researchers - HRS4R
Required Research Experiences
RESEARCH FIELDEnvironmental science › Water science
YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE1 - 4
REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVELEnvironmental science: PhD or equivalent
REQUIRED LANGUAGESENGLISH: GoodSPANISH: GoodOTHER: Basic
- PhD in biology, environmental sciences or alike
- Experience in biodegradation tests, preferably in aquatic environment (e.g. ISO-14851, ISO-16221).
- Excellent knowledge on molecular techniques applied to environmental sciences (electrophoresis, qPCR, enzyme activities, ELISA, omics).
- Fluent English speaker
- Capability to conduct animal testing according to EU regulations (Directive 2010/63/EU, Orden ECC/566/2015).
EURAXESS offer ID: 526282
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