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Research Engineer in Genome Dynamics Research Group (Postdoctoral fellow)

Sieć Badawcza ŁUKASIEWICZ – PORT Polski Ośrodek Rozwoju TechnologiiAbout the company

  • Stabłowicka 147, Wrocław
    Wrocław, Lower Silesia
  • Offer expired 9 days ago
  • Remote recruitment
  • contract of employment
  • full-time
  • specialist (Mid / Regular)

Sieć Badawcza ŁUKASIEWICZ – PORT Polski Ośrodek Rozwoju Technologii

Stabłowicka 147

Wrocław

Your responsibilities

Laboratory of Genome Dynamics (led by dr Michal Malewicz) focuses on in dissecting the mechanisms of cellular response to DNA damage (DDR). The position will involve studying the mechanisms of mammalian DNA repair and checkpoint induction using state-of-the-art methods of molecular and cell biology.

Responsibilities:

• Study the mechanisms underlying mammalian DNA damage response (DDR) including: DNA repair, checkpoints, composition of DDR protein complexes and their posttranslational modifications.

• Identification of novel drug targets and disease-specific pathways for DDR.

• Study the localization, interactions and function of proteins involved in DDR and associated diseases.

• Perform genetic and pharmacological screens to identify compounds with novel drug potential.

Our requirements

  • PhD title or equivalent.

  • Documented scientific achievements published in recognised international journals.

  • Experience in laboratory work including ability to conduct well-designed experiments.

  • Experience in working with mammalian cell culture (knowledge of iPS culture and differentiation methods as well as organoid derivation would be a distinct advantage).

  • Good knowledge of molecular biology and cell biology including gene cloning and analysis of gene expression.

  • Experience in working with genome engineering tools such as CRISPR and/or Base editing.

  • Good command of English language.

  • Teamwork, great work organization and communication skills.

  • Experience in working in foreign laboratories will be considered as an additional advantage.

What we offer

  • Full time competitive contract.

  • A friendly, inspiring, interdisciplinary environment.

  • Opportunity for personal and professional development.

  • Benefits

  • parking space for employees

  • holiday funds

  • employee referral program

  • sharing the costs of private medicale care

Sieć Badawcza ŁUKASIEWICZ – PORT Polski Ośrodek Rozwoju Technologii

Łukasiewicz Research Network – PORT Polish Center for Technology Development is a Research Institute within the Łukasiewicz Research Network. It focuses on development of new technologies, resulting from basic and applied research performed at the Institute in the area of biotechnology. These technologies, in turn, serve as a basis for innovative solutions for the industry. The Center is located on a historical campus of Pracze in Wroclaw in Southwestern Poland. It currently employs more than 250 scientists and support staff in four Centres: Biotechnology, Biomedicine (including state-of-the-art Biobank), Materials Science and Engineering and a well-equipped Core Facility.

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