Job offers

POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH

Reference:
2019/196
Deadline:

15/12/2019

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ph.D. in Genetics or similar
  • Expertise in the following areas: Genetics of neurodegenerative diseases, biomarker discovery
  • Experience and broad skills in standard molecular biology techniques including DNA/RNA isolation, PCR, sequencing and mRNA expression
  • Experience in neuropathological techniques including immunohistochemistry and immunofluorescence
  • Strong research experience and productivity background, including a strong track record of publications
  • Experience in data management including analysis
  • Excellence interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.

RECOMMENDED:

  • Experience in cell culture and transfection.
  • Experience in CRISPR technology.
  • Proficiency in appropriate usage of statistical methods for data analysis.
  • Knowledge of data analysis and graphing with R.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.
  • Ability to professionally and tactfully work with co-workers and external agencies.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design and execute the tasks required within the CaixaImpulse2019-granted project "Blood miRNAs as diagnostic tool for dementia with Lewy bodies".
  • Acquire and analyze data.
  • Prepare manuscripts for publication in peer reviewed journals.
  • Present research info and results at internal and external scientific meetings.
  • Participate in grant writing.
  • Communicate with research management on a regular basis.
  • Supervision of research assistant(s) and Master student(s).

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Annual gross salary based on the candidate's experience, distributed in 12 payments.
  • Position: 25-houres per week.
  • One year contract.
  • The employment contract will start on 01/01/2020.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

/research/neurociencias/9/genomics-and-transcriptomics-of-synucleinopathies

HOW TO APPLY:

Interested applicants should send their CV, a cover letter with the contacts of three references to rrhh@igtp.cat. 

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