RESEARCH ENGINEER IN LABORATORY OF GENOME DYNAMICS (POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW X2)

Location Wrocław
Application deadline 24.08.2021

PORT is seeking

Research Engineer in Laboratory of Genome Dynamics
(Postdoctoral fellow x2)
ref. no PostDoc/DG/2021

The position is financed by National Science Centre (NCN; 2020/39/B/NZ3/02017) 3-year research grant that will involve studying the mechanisms of mammalian DNA repair using state-of-the-art methods of molecular and cell biology.

Laboratory of Genome Dynamics (led by dr Michal Malewicz) focuses on in dissecting the mechanisms of cellular response to DNA damage (DDR).

Responsibilities:

  • Study the mechanisms underlying mammalian DNA double strand break repair mechanisms and functions of posttranslational modifications of DNA repair proteins.
  • Study the localization, interactions and function of proteins involved in DNA repair and associated diseases.

Qualifications:

  • PhD title or equivalent.
  • Documented scientific achievements published in recognised international journals.
  • Experience in laboratory work including ability to conduct well-designed   experiments.
  • Experience in working with mammalian cell culture (knowledge of iPS culture and differentiation methods as well as organoid derivation would be a distinct advantage).
  • Good knowledge of molecular biology and cell biology including gene cloning and analysis of gene expression.
  • Experience in working with genome engineering tools such as CRISPR and/or Base editing.
  • Good command of English language.
  • Teamwork, great work organization and communication skills.
  • Experience in working in foreign laboratories will be considered as an additional advantage.

What we offer:

  • Full time competitive contract on the position: Specialist.
  • A friendly, inspiring, interdisciplinary environment.
  • Opportunity for personal and professional development.

Please send your resume via link:

https://system.erecruiter.pl/FormTemplates/RecruitmentForm.aspx?WebID=d5ccb320be4746ac840f98d04b3a288a

Application deadline: 24th August, 2021

Please note that we will contact only selected candidates.