9/02/2022 Pre and postdoctoral positions available in Trapani’s Lab

Feb 09, 2022
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 fellows will be involved in a very exciting project which aims to develop innovative AAV-based gene replacement and genome editing approaches for treatment of common inherited retinal diseases. The project will take advantage of cutting-edge models, such as retinal organoids,
to evaluate the efficacy of the developed approaches. More information about the lab, the topics studied, and latest publications are available at

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

Qualifications: Pre-doctoral candidates should have a Master’s degree in Biology or a related discipline and previous experience in a molecular biology research laboratory. Post-doctoral candidates should have a PhD in Biology or a related discipline and, preferentially, a background in the field of gene therapy and genome editing. Excellent skills with molecular biology and cloning are required. Previous experience in the retinal field is highly desirable, but not mandatory.
Ideal candidates should be highly motivated and able 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