02/03/2021

Doctoral student on project "Cellular parabiosis"

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    MedILS
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciencesBiology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    06/04/2021 12:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Croatia › Split
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/06/2021

OFFER DESCRIPTION

Based on the approved HrZZ project "Cellular parabiosis: the role of cell-to-cell communication in phenotypic suppression" led by Dr. Katarina Trajković, funded through the program "Young Researchers Career Development Project - training for graduate students" (HrZZ IP-2019-04-3504), Mediterranean Institute for Life Sciences is announcing a tender for the employment of doctoral students.

Project description:

The focus of the doctoral thesis will be investigation of cellular parabiosis – phenotypic suppression of age-related phenotypes in damaged cells by the surrounding healthy cells via cell-to-cell communication. The project results are expected to establish basis for an innovative approach to slowing aging by stimulation of cellular parabiosis.

Mandatory requirements for doctoral students:

- Completed appropriate graduate or integrated study;

- The candidate meets the conditions for enrollment in the doctoral program Translational Research in Biomedicine - TRIBE at the Medical Faculty in Split or is already studying at the doctoral program TRIBE at the Medical Faculty in Split (http://www.mefst.unist.hr/studiji/doktorska-skola/tribe-607/607);

- Total grade point average at previous levels of study (undergraduate, graduate or integrated study) that ensures enrollment in the doctoral program.

More Information

Benefits

Paid study for a doctoral student, 

for students from abroad the possibility of accommodation for 1-2 months,

positive and motivating work environment and teamwork.

Eligibility criteria

Mandatory requirements for doctoral students:

- Completed appropriate graduate or integrated study;

- The candidate meets the conditions for enrollment in the doctoral program Translational Research in Biomedicine - TRIBE at the Medical Faculty in Split or is already studying at the doctoral program TRIBE at the Medical Faculty in Split (http://www.mefst.unist.hr/studiji/doktorska-skola/tribe-607/607);

- Total grade point average at previous levels of study (undergraduate, graduate or integrated study) that ensures enrollment in the doctoral program.

 

Requested documents:

- Curriculum vitae

- Motivation letter

- Certificate of completed graduate or integrated studies

- Overall grade point average at previous levels of study

- For candidates who are already enrolled in a doctoral program, a certificate of enrollment

- Two letters of recommendation

- Certificates of awards

Notes:

- Only candidates eligible for enrollment in the doctoral program in the 2021 can apply.

- A candidate whose doctoral education has been previously financed by the Croatian Science Foundation, but has given up funding, cannot apply for the competition.

- The employment contract with the doctoral student can be concluded by the organization only after the consent of the Croatian Science Foundation and the concluded Agreement on mutual rights and obligations between the Foundation, the head of the organization and the mentor.

 

Links:

http://www.medils.hr/istrazivanje/projekti/youngcareerdevelopmentproject

http://www.medils.hr/istrazivanje/projekti/cellular-parabiosis

http://www.medils.org/research/groups/biology-of-robustness

 

Selection process

Requested documents:

- Curriculum vitae

- Motivation letter

- Certificate of completed graduate or integrated studies

- Overall grade point average at previous levels of study

- For candidates who are already enrolled in a doctoral program, a certificate of enrollment

- Two letters of recommendation

- Certificates of awards

Additional comments

Additional conditions:

- Experience in scientific research

- Excellence in studying and research

- Good knowledge of English

- International educational and / or professional experience

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciencesBiology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Biological sciences: Master Degree or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

- Experience in scientific research

- Excellence in studying and research

- Good knowledge of English

- International educational and / or professional experience

Specific Requirements

Mandatory requirements for doctoral students:

- Completed appropriate graduate or integrated study;

- The candidate meets the conditions for enrollment in the doctoral program Translational Research in Biomedicine - TRIBE at the Medical Faculty in Split or is already studying at the doctoral program TRIBE at the Medical Faculty in Split (http://www.mefst.unist.hr/studiji/doktorska-skola/tribe-607/607);

- Total grade point average at previous levels of study (undergraduate, graduate or integrated study) that ensures enrollment in the doctoral program.

- A candidate whose doctoral education has been previously financed by the Croatian Science Foundation, but has given up funding, cannot apply for the competition.

- The employment contract with the doctoral student can be concluded by the organization only after the consent of the Croatian Science Foundation and the concluded Agreement on mutual rights and obligations between the Foundation, the head of the organization and the mentor.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
MedILS
Croatia
Split
21000
Mestrovicevo setaliste 45

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EURAXESS offer ID: 611288

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