Graduate student position
Entrée en fonction: as soon as possible
Durée du contrat: 1 year, renewable for 2 x 2 years. The maximum duration is 5 years.
Taux d'activité: 80%
Lieu de travail: Lausanne Dorigny, Department of Plant Molecular Biology
Référence: Offre n°3563
Annonce du: 29.04.2015
Description des tâches :
A graduate student position is opened in the laboratory of Prof Pierre Goloubinoff on the mechanism of disaggregating molecular chaperones and their role in plant and animal stress responses.
50% of the working time will be dedicated to academic functions including some teaching assistance of under graduate biology students.
50% of the working time will be dedicated to doctoral research.
Profil souhaité :
Master's degree in Biology or Biochemistry.
Good prior knowledge of basic methods in molecular biology (DNA cloning, RNA extraction, QPCR, western blots, SDS- and native gels), of protein expression in bacteria, of protein purification (gel filtration, ion exchange) and of enzymology assays.
Good knowledge of spoken and written English. French is a plus.
Dossier de candidature :
The application (as a single PDF document) should be sent to Prof. Pierre Goloubinoff (firstname.lastname@example.org) and comprises :
- A letter explaining the candidate's interest in the position - A curriculum vitae
- Contact information of 2 referees
- Copies of the degree certificate
- An electronic version of the Master's thesis and any publications resulting from it Enquiries should be directed to email@example.com
Seeking to promote an equitable representation of men and women among its staff, the University encourages applications from women.
Délai de candidature
Candidatures jusqu'au: 30.10.2015