Post-doctoral position in molecular/cellular neurobiology

     
EmployerUniversity Hospital of Lausanne
Neurometabolic Unit, Service of Clinical Chemistry
LocationLausanne, Lake Geneva region, Switzerland
DisciplineBiologist
Medical Scientist / Pharmacologist
ActivitySenior Researcher / Postdoc
Occupation rate100%
Duration2 years
Posted
Job startimmediately

One post-doctoral position in molecular/cellular neurobiology is available immediately in the Neurometabolic Unit of the Clinical Chemistry Laboratory of the University Hospital of Lausanne ( CHUV, http://chuv.ch ).

Your Mission

The selected candidate will work on a project aimed at characterizing a new in vivo model of genetic disease affecting brain development, as well as developing new strategies to treat it.

Requirements

The desired applicant must have a PhD degree and strong track record of accomplishment in one of the following fields: molecular and/or cellular biology, molecular neuroscience, neurobiology or in vivo animal models (rodents). Candidates with experience in working with viral vectors, animal models for brain diseases, or MRI/MRS imaging technologies, are especially encouraged to apply. We are looking for a highly motivated individual to work in an interdisciplinary group working at the interface of neuroscience and brain disease as well as metabolism. Very good writing and communication skills are important, and the ability to be a team player and interact with several groups is a must.

Our Offer

The qualified candidate will benefit from working with a very dynamic and multidisciplinary group and access to state of the art laboratories and core-facilities. Salary according to the Swiss National Science Foundation rules.

For more information, please visit our website and our recent publications:

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Submission

Interested applicant should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of three references to Dr Olivier Braissant.

Dr Olivier Braissant
Clinical Chemistry Laboratory, University Hospital of Lausanne (CHUV)
BH 18-713, Rue du Bugnon 46; CH-1011 Lausanne , Switzerland
Email: Olivier.Braissantchuv.ch

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