20/10/2021

Research assistant (PhD student)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Bucharest
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciencesBiology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    12/11/2021 12:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Romania › Bucharest
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    22/11/2021

OFFER DESCRIPTION

University of Bucharest, Faculty of Biology/ Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology announces opening of vacant research assistant position within the sustenability period of the project PN-III-P1-1.2-PCCDI-2017-0341, no. 61PCCDI/2018, entitled "Multidisciplinary platform for the improvement of regional institutional capacity in dermatooncology and oncological dermatopathology" PATHDERM, responsible project, Professor PhD Marieta Costache.

 

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Benefits

-salary

Eligibility criteria

-PhD student in Biology;

- Bachelor in Biomedical field;

- at least 2 years of research experience in the Biomedical field;

- experience in: establishment of normal and/ or tumor cell cultures, mantainance of cell cultures, cell cultures passage, cryopreservation, cell counting, PCR technique, gene expression, analysis by Real Time PCR, electrophoresis, evaluation of inflammatory profile, fluorescence microscopy, confocal microscopy, stem cell differentiation, evaluation of biocompatibility form materials with graphene oxide, tridimensional cell cultures with/ without scaffold;

- high level of theoretical and practical knowledge assimilated during the studies;

- dexterity in laboratory;

-knowledge of English - very good level (writing and speaking);

- computer knowledge: MS Office, Data Basses, graphics, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop;

- knowledge using specialized software: Graph Pad Prism, Excel, PowerPoint;

Selection process

1. written examination

2. interview: Power Point presentation with research results to date

Theme:

- normal and tumor cell cultures

- tridimensional cell cultures with/without scaffold

- stage of tumorigenesis and methastasis;

- nucleic acids - structure and function;

- qPCR technique - principle, steps, applications;

- molecular biology tehniques for genomic and transcriptomic analysis: NGS, microarray;

- basic principles for methods of histology, histochemistry, immunohistochemistry and microscopy

 

Bibliography:

  1. Molecular Cell Biology, 6th Edition, Lodish, H., W.H. Freeman & Co., NY, 2008.
  2. Lehninger’s Principles of Biochemistry, 5th Edition, Nelson, L.D., Cox, M., W.H. Freeman & Co., NY, 2008.
  3. Short Protocols in Molecular Biology – A Compendium of Methods From Current Protocols in Molecular Biology,vol.1, 2, 5th Edition, Ausubel, M.F., Brent, R., Kingston, E.R., Moore, D.D., Seidman, J.G., Smith, J.A., Struhl, K., John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2002.
  4. Tehnici de biologie moleculară - principii şi aplicaţii practice, Georgescu, S.E., Dudu, A., Costache, M., Editura Universităţii din Bucureşti, 2016
  5. Alberts B. et al., Molecular biology of the Cell, 2007

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Offer Requirements

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

Skills/Qualifications

-PhD student in Biology;

- Bachelor in Biomedical field;

- at least 2 years of research experience in the Biomedical field;

- experience in: establishment of normal and/ or tumor cell cultures, mantainance of cell cultures, cell cultures passage, cryopreservation, cell counting, PCR technique, gene expression, analysis by Real Time PCR, electrophoresis, evaluation of inflammatory profile, fluorescence microscopy, confocal microscopy, stem cell differentiation, evaluation of biocompatibility form materials with graphene oxide, tridimensional cell cultures with/ without scaffold;

- high level of theoretical and practical knowledge assimilated during the studies; 

- dexterity in laboratory;

-knowledge of English - very good level (writing and speaking);

- computer knowledge: MS Office, Data Basses, graphics, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop;

- knowledge using specialized software: Graph Pad Prism, Excel, PowerPoint;

- capacity to analyze experimental data in statistical processing;

- analysis and synthesis capacity;

- responsiveness, high degree of initiative and creativity;

- team spirit, assuming responsibilities;

- ability to achieve several tasks simultaneously;

- kindness, efficiency, discernment, conscientiousness;

- respects ethics and deontology of research activity;

- respects the given task by the coordinator;

- participates as executor in research projects and responsible of the quality/ efficency of research activities;

- respect the legal procedure for work safety;

- respects the results confidentiality, according to the  contract stipulations within the law requirements.

Specific Requirements

-PhD student in Biology;

- Bachelor in Biomedical field;

- at least 2 years of research experience in the Biomedical field;

- experience in: establishment of normal and/ or tumor cell cultures, mantainance of cell cultures, cell cultures passage, cryopreservation, cell counting, PCR technique, gene expression, analysis by Real Time PCR, electrophoresis, evaluation of inflammatory profile, fluorescence microscopy, confocal microscopy, stem cell differentiation, evaluation of biocompatibility form materials with graphene oxide, tridimensional cell cultures with/ without scaffold;

- high level of theoretical and practical knowledge assimilated during the studies;

- dexterity in laboratory;

-knowledge of English - very good level (writing and speaking);

- computer knowledge: MS Office, Data Basses, graphics, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop;

- knowledge using specialized software: Graph Pad Prism, Excel, PowerPoint;

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
University of Bucharest, Faculty of Biology
Romania
Bucharest
Bucharest
050095
Splaiul Independentei, No 91-95

EURAXESS offer ID: 698948

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