16/10/2020

Postdoctoral position – P3Cell, Inserm UMR-S1250, Reims, France

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Inserm UMR-S 1250
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciencesBiology
    Medical sciencesMedicine
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    Established Researcher (R3)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    13/11/2020 20:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    France › reims
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/02/2021

OFFER DESCRIPTION

A postdoctoral position of 2 years is available in the laboratory INSERM UMR-S 1250 (https://www.univ-reims.fr/p3cell) – University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne (URCA, https://www.univ-reims.eu/).

 

The successful candidate will work on a project (Research program and interventions to reduce and fight against tobacco consumption) funded by the Research Institute in Public Health (Institut de Recherche en Santé Publique, IReSP) and the French National National Cancer Institute (Institut National du Cancer, INCa): “Physiopathologic implication of human nicotinic receptor polymorphism to Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and their exacerbations”.

 

Requirements

We seek highly motivated candidates with interests in pathogenesis, cellular plasticity, and genetics. Candidates having a good working knowledge in human primary cell cultures, molecular biology (PCR and WB), microscopy and image analysis, and bioinformatics analysis will be highly considered (but not required). We strongly value team spirit and a positive work environment.

Qualifications, experience and skills also include the development, design and execution of key experiments to achieve objectives; reading and intellectual contribution to produce scientific communications; help/coach junior scientists (master and PhD students); scientific rigor and strong communicational skills to drive external collaborations; draft and writing of scientific manuscripts. Required languages: French/English: excellent.

 

To apply:

Please contact Dr Valérian Dormoy and Pr Gaëtan Deslée by email. Interested applicants should send a CV, letter of motivation, and the contact information of at least 2 referees to valerian.dormoy@univ-reims.fr and gdeslee@chu-reims.fr

 

References

  1. Diabasana Z et al. Nicotinic receptor subunits atlas in the adult human lung. Int J Mol Sci. 2020, 21(20), 7446. doi: 10.3390/ijms21207446.
  2. Maskos U. The nicotinic receptor alpha5 coding polymorphism rs16969968 as a major target in disease: Functional dissection and remaining challenges. J Neurochem. 2020 Aug;154(3):241-250. doi: 10.1111/jnc.14989.
  3. Perotin JM et al. Managing patients with chronic cough: challenges and solutions. Ther Clin Risk Manag. 2018 Jun 6;14:1041-1051. doi: 10.2147/TCRM.S136036.
  4. Le Rouzic O et al. Th17 cytokines: novel potential therapeutic targets for COPD pathogenesis and exacerbations. Eur Respir J. 2017 Oct 12;50(4):1602434. doi: 10.1183/13993003.02434-2016.
  5. Medjber K et al. Role of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in cell proliferation and tumour invasion in broncho-pulmonary carcinomas. Lung Cancer. 2015 Mar;87(3):258-64. doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2015.01.001.

More Information

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Inserm UMR-S 1250
France
reims
51092
45 rue cognacq-jay

EURAXESS offer ID: 568513

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