Postdoctoral Position in Biology Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology

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Amar Annamalai
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Postdoctoral Position in Biology Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology

The Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Polish Academy of Sciences, announces postdoctoral position. The Position is offered in the field of Biology. Applicant applying for the position should have PhD degree (or equivalent) in natural sciences (biology, biotechnology or medicine). Applicant should be excellence in interpersonal skills, communication skills and ability to work in a team are mandatory for this position.
 
Study Subject(s): The position is offered in the field of Biology.
Course Level: This position is available for pursuing postdoctoral degree level at the Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology.
Scholarship Provider: The Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology.
Scholarship can be taken at: Poland
 
Eligibility: 
-PhD degree (or equivalent) in natural sciences (biology, biotechnology or medicine)
-High motivation for work and strong interest in conducting research
-Experience in cell biology, neuroscience, biochemistry or genetics
-Fluency in English
-A successful candidate should be a creative person, capable of independent thinking and working autonomously. Excellence in interpersonal skills, communication skills and ability to work in a team are mandatory for this position.
 
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: The students of Poland can apply for this scholarship.
 
Scholarship Description: The laboratory is conducting research on the development of synapses with a primary focus on neuromuscular junctions. We use multidisciplinary approaches to understand mechanisms that orchestrate synaptic remodeling in the early postnatal period. We are seeking highly motivated, ambitious and creative individuals to join our group. During your work, you will be undergoing intensive training that should help you to become successful in academia. While conducting your own research, you will be exposed to a broad range of techniques: generation of conditional knockout animals, preparation staining and analysis of tissues, cell culture, biochemistry and proteomics (complex precipitation, mass spectrometry analysis, Western-blots, co-immunoprecipitations), generation of recombinant viruses (adenoviruses, lentiviruses and retroviruses).
 
Number of awards offered: Not Known
 
Duration of award(s): Positions are intended for two years initially, with a start date: 2nd quarter of 2013.
 
What does it cover?  The remuneration negotiations for the position will be based on knowledge and experience of the candidate – in accordance to internal regulations of the Institute. Selection of the best candidate will be solely based on merits providing equal opportunity.
 
Selection Criteria: Selection of the best candidate will be solely based on merits providing equal opportunity.
 
How to Apply: Applications in English (pdf format) may be uploaded on-line.
 
Deadline: Application deadline: April 14, 2013

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