Institute of Physical Chemistry PAS
National Science Centre
Project title, type and project number
New receptors for C-reactive protein recognition - generation, characterization and application towards fast differentiation between virus and bacteria, SONATA NO 2017/26/D/ST5/00980, 61/2021
dr Katarzyna Szot-Karpińska
The scientific aim of this project is to use the phage display technique to isolate bacteriophage/peptide that specifically recognize C-reactive protein (CRP) – a marker of inflammatory processes in the human body - and use them as artificial antibodies for the differentiation between viral and bacterial infections
Number of vacancies
Key responsibilities include
Position in the project
Position starts on
Maximum planned period of contract/stipend agreement
We offer 1500 PLN per month stipend financed from the NSC SONATA 13 Project No. 2017/26/D/ST5/00980. The position is for a period of 3 months.
We offer work in an interdisciplinary team the Surface Nanoengineering for chemo- and bio-sensors Group from IPC PAS.
Career development prospects at IPC PAS
The successful candidate will benefit in the form of new knowledge and methods added to his/her toolbox. The project deals with physical chemistry, physics, biotechnology, and molecular biology so any candidate profile will find some new knowledge to be gained upon the realisation of the project.
chemistry, biology, physics, biotechnology, or relevant
Scientific profile of a candidate
First Stage Researcher (R1)
Key assessment criteria
When assessing an application, the committee takes into account:
How to Apply: Send application directly to firstname.lastname@example.org;
IMPORTANT: email title “Recruitment 61/2021”; (emails without this number will be not considered!)
Contact Person Email:
dr Katarzyna Szot-Karpińska, email@example.com
Phone + 48 22 343 31 30
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Deadline for the settlement of the competition
Archival announcement. We would like to thank all candidates for their submitted applications.