A Postdoctoral position in “Protein Engineering” will be available in the Center for Life Nanoscience at Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (CLNS@SAPIENZA, Rome, Italy) within the Nanotechnologies for Neurosciences Research Line.
The research activities cover areas of science of high innovative content, representing the most advanced frontiers of modern technology, with wide application possibilities in various fields from medicine to industry, from computer science to robotics, life sciences, and nano-biotechnology.
The Candidate will work in the Biochemistry Laboratory. The project will explore:
Ideal candidates should have a PhD in Biochemistry or a related field and experience in protein expression and purification, protein structure determination, bioconjugation chemistry, protein based nanoparticles.
The position requires excellent and specific experience in:
We value candidates with a proactive attitude and results-oriented mindset, good interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work effectively within an interdisciplinary research team. An internationally competitive salary, dependent on experience, will be offered.
Interested applicants should submit their CV, list of publications, a statement of research interests, and name and contacts of two referees to Prof. Giancarlo Ruocco firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com
Please apply before: 22/06/2019
IIT was established in 2003 and successfully created a large-scale infrastructure in Genova and a network of 10 state-of-the-art laboratories countrywide with an international staff of about 1100 people from more than 50 countries. IIT's research endeavour focuses on high-tech and innovation, representing the forefront of technology with possible application from medicine to industry, computer science, robotics, life sciences and nano-biotechnologies.
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