International Centre for Translational Eye Research (Institute of Physical Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences), Warsaw, Poland
Foundation for Polish Science (FNP)
Project title, type and project number
PhD student in Structural Biology, FNP - Project MAB/2019/12, Elucidating the mechanisms of vision at an atomic and molecular level, MCBO/35/2021
Project leader: Prof. Maciej Wojtkowski, Group Leader: Dr. Humberto Fernandes
The International Center for Translational Eye Research (ICTER) is a multi-investigator center for eye research as related to imaging and biochemical techniques to support advances in understanding the etiology and treatment of human blinding diseases. Further information on the research priorities and current expertise of our Center can be found at http://www.icter.pl.
The Institute seeks applicants with a PhD degree, and experience in biochemistry, molecular biology, or structural biology. Candidates should be interested in structural biology.
The Postdoctoral fellows will have a direct impact on lab development and its success in publishing in high impact factor journals. The person will be also responsible for performing dynamic research to create a competitive research group. The positions will be assigned to the Pharmacology Group led by Dr. Humberto Fernandes, focused on elucidating the mechanisms of vision at an atomic and molecular level, with the ultimate goal to help developing therapeutics for the treatment of eye disorder(s), help prevent, or at least delaying, the onset of eye diseases.
Number of vacancies
Key responsibilities include
Position in the project
PhD student in Structural Biology
6 600 PLN / ~1450 EUR gross/month (about 4 600 PLN Net/month)
Position starts on
Maximum planned period of contract/stipend agreement
Link to Euraxess websitesee website
Key assessment criteria
Kindly specify in the application topic: MCBO 35/2021 email@example.com
For more details about the position contact dr Humberto Fernandes (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Deadline for the settlement of the competition
Archival announcement. We would like to thank all candidates for their submitted applications.