Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia – IIT invites application for a Fellow position within the Graphene Flagship Project - [ Fellow ]

Workplace: Genova, IIT
Added on: 10/06/2019 - Expires on: 30/06/2019

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia – IIT is looking for one fellow scientist to carry out metabolomic and proteomic investigations of the changes occurring to neuronal tissues exposed to graphene-related materials (GRM). The successful candidate will be in charge of  elucidating the molecular changes induced by GRM by means of the top-end bioanalytical platforms available in the D3 PharmaChemistry Research Line and Analytical Chemistry Lab of IIT in the framework of the Future & Emerging Technologies flagship project on graphene and other 2D crystals, Graphene Flagship ( funded by the European Commission with Grant Agreement n. 785219 for the 2013-2023 period.

He/She will follow the whole metabolomics/proteomics workflow, from sample preparation to data analysis and scientific reporting. The candidate will contribute to the experimental design and will conduct the bioanalytical activities required by the Project. Eligible applicants will have a degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology or related subjects and a strong background in LC-MS based bioanalytical chemistry field. Excellent English communication skills, creativity and marked enthusiasm for research are mandatory. Selected candidate will join the D3 PharmaChemistry Research Line of IIT located in Genova. Salary and benefits are in line with international standards.

The closing date for applications is June 30, 2019. Please send your application, including a cover letter, your CV and names and contacts of 2 referees via e-mail to quoting “Fellowship position WP4 Graphene Flagship CB 77070” in the subject line.

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia is a private law Foundation, created with special Government Law no. 269 of September 30th 2003, with the objective of promoting Italy's technological development and higher education in science and technology. Research at IIT is carried out in highly innovative scientific fields with state-of-the-art technology.

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Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia is an Equal Opportunity Employer that actively seeks diversity in the workforce.

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