16/09/2022 Post-doctoral position available in Trapani’s Lab

Sep 16, 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 Post-doctoral researcher will be involved in an exciting project that aims to dissect mechanisms involved in the pathogenesis and develop treatments for degenerative diseases of the macula, which are a leading cause of blindness. The project is at the interface between fundamental and translational research, and combines cutting-edge models, such as iPSC-derived retinal tissues, with innovative gene therapy approaches based on the use of adeno-associated viral vectors (AAV).

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 applicants, based on their previous experience.

Qualifications: Candidates should have a PhD in Biology or a related discipline. Excellent skills in cellular and molecular biology are required. A background in the field of gene therapy is desirable. The ideal candidate 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

TIGEM does not discriminate based on sex, race, gender orientation, sexuality, or disability. The selection committee for this role encourages applicants from all backgrounds and will consider all applications equally irrespective of the aforementioned characteristics.

Thanks for applying!

Ivana Trapani