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PHD STUDENT

 "Mechanisms in OXPHOS turnover"

Laboratory of Metabolic Quality Control

Head: Karolina Szczepanowska

 

POSITION IN PROJECT

PhD Student

LOCATION

Warsaw, Poland

SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINE

Proteomics, molecular biology, biochemistry

NUMBER OF POSITIONS

1

PROJECT TITLE

“Regenerative Mechanisms for Health" ReMedy

SUBPROJECT TITLE:

 "Mechanisms in OXPHOS turnover"

PROJECT LEADER

Karolina Szczepanowska / Laboratory of Metabolic Quality Control

SUBPROJECT DESCRIPTION

The main objective of this project is to identify and trace the molecular signals that attract the mitochondrial proteases and steer the turnover of respiratory complexes in response to stress conditions underlying the pathogenesis of metabolic syndrome and cancer. You will apply the advanced proteomic and biochemical approaches to investigate the intramitochondrial degradation tokens using various cell culture models.

JOB TYPE

Full-time position, stipend

REMUNERATION/STIPEND AMOUNT/MONTH:

3 500,00 – 4 000,00 PLN net; depending on experience

POSITION STARTS ON

May 2021

APPLICATION DEADLINE

25th Apr 2021

YOUR FUTURE KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform experiments using biochemical, structural and molecular biology techniques (independently and in collaboration with other team members),

  • Participate in experimental design and data analysis,

  • Participate in the data preparation and writing of manuscripts,

  • Actively participate in lab meetings, scientific seminars and conferences.

IF YOU ARE:

  • MSc degree (or equivalent) in molecular biology, biophysics, biochemistry or related fields of life sciences (or perspective of obtaining one),

  • Solid knowledge and familiarity with laboratory techniques in at least one of the following disciplines: molecular biology, biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, transcriptomics,

  • Very good command of English,

  • Motivation and passion for experimental work.

... PLEASE APPLY.

And let us present the details to you.

WE OFFER

  • Work in a young, active, team in an excellent scientific environment,

  • Comprehensive training in genetics, biochemistry and molecular biology,

  • Access to the state-of-the-art equipment and facilities,

  • Participation in courses and conferences.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

  • Motivation letter,

  • CV with the list of publications,

  • Contact details of the scientific supervisor and other referee/s if available (preferably including direct supervisor of applicant’s MSc thesis).

  • Please apply using the form below.

  • Please send all the documents as a single .pdf file (English only).

  • We will contact selected candidates only.

FNP PROGRAMME

Project is carried out within the International Research Agendas Programme of the Foundation for Polish Science

 

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PhD Student

“Metabolic Quality Control”

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