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23/07/2020 Post Doctoral Position in Molecular Therapy Lab

A post-doctoral position is available at the Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM), in the Molecular Therapy program, under the supervision of Dr. Ivana Trapani.

 

The candidate will work on a project aimed at developing innovative CRISPR-Cas9-based genome editing approaches for treatment of a common form of inherited retinal disease, and test their efficiency in cutting-edge models, as three-dimensional retinal organoids.

 

The position is offered to highly motivated scientists, with the ability to conduct their independentresearch in a collaborative environment, and excellent verbal and written communication skills. Expertise in cell and molecular biology is required. Previous experience in the retinal field is desirable, but not strictly required. In addition to leading his/her own project, the applicant will have the opportunity to contribute to other projects in the lab and to develop and participate in external collaborations.

 

We can provide a fellowship for n. 3year plan, yearly subjected to evaluation.

 

Deadline for application:open until filled. 

 

Interested candidates are requested to send a motivation letter, a CV and name/emails of 2 refereesto:

 

Ivana Trapani, Ph.D.

Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM)

and

Dept. of Translational Medicine, "Federico II" University, Napoli

 

Email: trapani@tigem.it