Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Biotechnology

Updated: about 2 months ago
Deadline: 07 Sep 2020

Our research group at the Laboratory of Synthesis and Studies of Biomolecules, based in the Institute of Chemistry (IQ) of São Paulo State University (UNESP) in Araraquara, Brazil, is recruiting one (1) post-doctoral candidate for a research project on the theme “Study of the action of synthetic peptides as antivirals against SARS-CoV-2 and combined evaluation with commercial anti-inflammatories”, with supervision from Prof. Eduardo Maffud Cilli .

The applicant should have obtained a PhD degree and experience in peptide synthesis and biological assays in vitro, as part of the project focuses on testing compounds against SARS-CoV-2 in BSL-2 and BSL-3 laboratories.

To apply, please submit applications to eduardo.cilli@unesp.br , including:

1) Academic curriculum;
2) Cover letter stating your aims and motivation for applying for the position.

This opportunity is open to candidates of any nationalities. The selected candidate will receive a Post-Doctoral fellowship from the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) in the amount of R$ 7,373.10 monthly and a research contingency fund, which should be spent in items directly related to the research activity. Details regarding Postdoctoral fellowships by FAPESP can be found at http://www.fapesp.br/en/postdoc .

More information about the fellowship is at: fapesp.br/oportunidades/3830 .


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