26/10/2021 Post-doc position available in Trapani’s Lab

Oct 26, 2021

Where: The workplace is the Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine, located in Pozzuoli, Naples, Italy. More info at www.tigem.it

When: The position is available starting ASAP.

What: The Post-Doctoral fellow will be involved in a project which aims to develop innovative gene therapy approachesfor treatment of common inherited retinal diseases. The project will take advantage of cutting-edge models, such as three-dimensional retinal organoids, to evaluate the efficacy of the developed approaches.

More information about the lab, the topics studied, and latest publications are available at www.tigem.it/research/research-faculty/trapani

Salary: The salary will be discussed privately with the applicant, based on their previous experience.

Qualifications: Candidates should have a PhD in Biology, Biotechnology, or a related discipline and, preferentially, a background in the field of gene therapy. Excellent skills with molecular biology and cloning are required. Previous experience in the retinal field is highly desirable, but not mandatory. In addition, the ideal candidate should have a good publication record, fluency in written and spoken English, and the ability to work in a highly collaborative environment both independently and as part of the team.


How to apply: In order to submit your application, please send an email with your CV, a motivational letter and the name and contact info of two referees to: trapani@tigem.it


Thanks for applying!

Ivana Trapani