23/11/2021

RESEARCH GRANT (BI)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciences
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    09/12/2021 12:00 - Europe/London
  • LOCATION
    Portugal › Coimbra
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    35
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    03/01/2022
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    Centro‐08‐5864‐FSE‐000031

OFFER DESCRIPTION

The activities to be executed are the following:

1) Harvest of plant material, leaves in the installed tests and roots;

2) Assessing the genetic conformity of plant material;

3) Processing of plant material and roots of mycorrhizal plants: DNA extraction;

4) Analysis of genetic stability using SSR, establishment of qPCR and HRM reactions;

5) Data processing and analysis of results.

 

The scholarship will last for 12 months and can not exceed the end date of the project.

 

Applications must be sent exclusively by e‐mail to bolsas.investig@ipc.pt, with the subject “IIA – LIC‐1 – Forest 4 Future” and should include the following documents:

- Elements of the National Identity Card/Citizen Card/Passport/Visa/Title of Residence; Tax Identification Number (NIF);

- Documents proving that the candidate meets the conditions defined in the admission requirements, namely, 1) certificate of qualifications and 2) certificate of enrollment in Masters in Biochemistry or Biotechnology or in courses not leading to an academic degree integrated in the educational project from an institution of higher education;

- Curriculum Vitae of the candidate, in Portuguese or in English;

- Motivation letter, in Portuguese or in English;

- Letters of reference or recommendation, including the contact details of the authors of the recommendations;

 

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Benefits

Monthly Maintenance Allowance corresponds to the basic value of 835.98 euros per month, according to the table of grants of FCT, I.P. in the country (Appendix I ‐ Table of monthly maintenance allowances for the FCT I.P. Research Grant Regulation): http://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores. with the payment being made monthly by bank transfer.

To this amount is added the Voluntary Social Insurance corresponding to the 1st tier, if the applicant chooses to register, and Personal Accident Insurance.

Eligibility criteria

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Offer Requirements

Skills/Qualifications

Graduated in the field of Biotechnology.

Specific Requirements

Prove to be enrolled in a master's or in an integrated master's degree in the field Biotechnology or Biochemistry or enrolled in non‐conferring courses of academic degree integrated in the educational project of a higher education institution.

Have experience in the Functional Contents of the Operation and Domain in the application of techniques and protocols both in the laboratory and field:

a) Procedures for harvesting plant material, leaves and roots;

b) Processing of plant material and roots of mycorrhizal plants: DNA extraction;

c) Establishment of qPCR and HRM reactions for analysis of genetic conformity / stability;

d) Data processing and analysis of results

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Coimbra Polytechnic Agriculture School
Portugal
Coimbra
Coimbra
3045-601
Bencanta

EURAXESS offer ID: 711508

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