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).


  • 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.


  • 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:

Application deadline: 24th August, 2021

Please note that we will contact only selected candidates.