The Transplant Immunology Research Centre of Excellence Post-Doctoral Researcher

Updated: about 1 month ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 15 Jun 2024

15 May 2024
Job Information
Organisation/Company

Koç University
Department

TIREX
Research Field

Other
Researcher Profile

Established Researcher (R3)
Country

Turkey
Application Deadline

15 Jun 2024 - 17:00 (Europe/Istanbul)
Type of Contract

Temporary
Job Status

Full-time
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

H2020
Reference Number

952512
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?

No

Offer Description

JOB DESCRIPTION

Designing and conducting experiments as a senior member of the “Experimental Studies Group” of TIREX.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Establishing and maintaining primary cell cultures, immortalized cell lines, pluripotent cell lines, co-cultures, organospheres, etc.
  • Molecular manipulation (gene silencing, overexpression, mutagenesis, etc.) of cells, and animals when needed
  • Designing and conducting experiments to test hypotheses developed by TIREX members on appropriate cell culture and animal models
  • Designing projects and writing grants to contribute to the financial sustainability of TIREX
  • Periodically monitoring cultures for contamination
  • Organizing and conducting regular cleaning procedures of the equipment to minimize contamination risk
  • Transferring experimental skills to other members of TIREX and (under)graduate students

Requirements
Research Field
Other
Education Level
PhD or equivalent

Skills/Qualifications
  • A PhD degree in molecular biology, cell biology, or a related field in biological & life sciences
  • Demonstrable extensive experience with various cell & tissue culture models
  • Experience with immune cells is desirable
  • Experience with stem cells is desirable
  • Experience with animal experiments is desirable
  • Fluency in English is a must
  • International research experience is desirable

Languages
ENGLISH
Level
Excellent

Additional Information
Benefits

Salary/Contract Information: Contract will be for two years with a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience of the applicant.


Selection process

The application must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of research interests, publication list, and two references with contact details and be sent to [email protected] by e-mail.


Additional comments

Applicants can receive support during the application process via e-mail: [email protected]


Work Location(s)
Number of offers available
1
Company/Institute
Koç University Hospital
Country
Turkey
City
Istanbul
Geofield


Where to apply
E-mail

[email protected]

Contact
City

Istanbul
Website

https://www.ku.edu.tr/en/home
https://kutirex.ku.edu.tr/
E-Mail

[email protected]

STATUS: EXPIRED

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