One post-doctoral position is available within the Non-coding RNAs and RNA-based Therapeutics Research Line to study the optimization of RNA therapy for neurodevelopmental diseases. The project consists in identifying translational activators of haploinsufficient genes and test them in vivo for their ability to restore physiological phenotypes.
The ideal candidate has a PhD in molecular biology, genomics, neurobiology or a related discipline and be highly motivated and creative.
Salary and benefits are in line with international standards, place of work will be in IIT CHT Erzelli in Genova.
Please apply before 15 august 2018.
IIT was established in 2003 and successfully created a large scale infrastructure in Genova, a network of 10 state-of-the-art laboratories countrywide, recruited 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 applications from medicine to industry, computer science, robotics, life sciences and nanomaterials.
Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia is an Equal Opportunity Employer that actively seeks diversity in the workforce
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