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 immediately. The duration of the contract is 1 year, subjected to yearly revision.
What: The Post-doctoral researcher will be involved in an exciting project that aims to dissect mechanisms involved in the pathogenesis of mitochondrial diseases and develop mutation-independent strategies to treat rare and common mitochondrial-associated disorders.
More information about the lab, the topics studied, and latest publications are available at https://www.tigem.it/research/research-faculty/indrieri and on Google scholar at https://scholar.google.it/citations?user=TZdUT98AAAAJ&hl=it&authuser=1
Salary: The salary will be discussed privately with the applicants, based on their previous experience (gross annual amount range 24.000€-30.000€). Candidates coming to Italy for the first time, or returning after residing abroad, may take advantage of very attractive income tax benefits.
Essentials: 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 mitochondrial biology is highly desirable. Mouse genetic expertise will be a plus. The ideal candidate should be strongly motivated and able to work in a research team. Excellent technical skills and the ability to think independently and as part of a research team are highly desired. Records that show applicants ability to be funded will be positively considered.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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!