PostDoctoral position available in Settembre's Lab

Feb 27, 2023

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

When: The position is now available.

What: One Post-Doctoral position is available in the laboratory headed by Carmine Settembre. Work’s topic will be the study of the regulation and medical implication of selective autophagy.

More information about the lab, the topics studied, and latest publications are available at

The position will be funded thanks to a 5-years ERC research grant (2023-2028).

Salary: The salary will be discussed privately with the applicants, based on their previous experience. A fixed-term contract is offered with the possibility of access to company welfare. Candidates coming to Italy for the first time, or returning after residing abroad, may take advantage of very attractive income tax benefits.

Essentials: Post-doctoral candidates should have a PhD in biology or a related discipline and preferably documented experience in cellular and molecular biology. Mouse genetic expertise will be a plus. Excellent technical skills and the ability to think independently and as part of a research team are highly desired.  

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.

How to apply:  In order to submit your application, please send an email with your CV and the name and contact info of two referees to

Thanks for applying! 

Carmine Settembre