21/09/2022
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assistant

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Mossakowski Medical Research Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciencesBiology
    Medical sciencesOther
    NeurosciencesNeurobiology
    NeurosciencesNeurochemistry
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    06/10/2022 17:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Poland › Warsaw
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    To be defined
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    SDI-002-10/2022

OFFER DESCRIPTION

Current research program of the Department of Neurotoxicology:

  • cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying neurological diseases (hyperammonemic encephalopathies, anxiety disorders);
  • astrocyte/neuronal/endothelial interactions in cerebral edema;
  • ammonia neurotoxicity: role of glutamine and oxidative-nitrosative stress;
  • transporters and ion channels in pathomechanism of neurological diseases;
  • glutaminases in malignant gliomas phenotype;
  • glutamine in the pathomechanism of temporal epilepsy.

The area of the research in which the candidate would participate:

  • investigation of cellular and molecular processes involved in the pathogenesis of neurological diseases with a focus on transporters in neurotransmission;
  • metabolic and behavioural study on implemented animal models (mouse).

Description of job position activities:

Requirements for the position of assistant:

  • PhD degree in medical or related sciences;
  • experience in molecular biology, in working with primary cells cultures, animal study (relevant certificates or trainings);
  • publications in scientific journals indexed in JCR, including at least one publication with the candidate's first or corresponding authorship;
  • indication of Mossakowski Medical Research Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences as the first place of employment;
  • documented active participation in conferences;
  • fluency in English.

Additional requirements (desirable):

  • knowledge in electrophysiological analysis, EEG;
  • competence in statistical methods used in scientific research;
  • knowledge of genetic engineering techniques (cell transfection);
  • creativity, self-independence and very good organization of laboratory work;
  • teamwork skills.

We offer:

  • employment contract (full time);
  • scientific development;
  • attendance in conferences and internships;
  • friendly work environment.

More Information

Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciencesBiology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    4 - 10
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    NeurosciencesNeurochemistry
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    4 - 10
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    NeurosciencesNeurobiology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    4 - 10
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Medical sciencesOther
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    4 - 10

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Biological sciences: PhD or equivalent
    Neurosciences: PhD or equivalent
    Medical sciences: PhD or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Good
Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Mossakowski Medical Research Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences
Poland
Warsaw
02-106
5 Pawinskiego Street

EURAXESS offer ID: 839351

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