PhD Student at ReMedy

Field: structural biology, molecular biology, biochemistry

Results of the competition:

As part of the conducted procedure, the Competition Committee recommended the candidacy of Haaris Safdari, MSc (Laboratory of Structural Cell Biology) and Jadwiga Meissner (Laboratory of RNA Biology), MSc for the post of PhD students.



Title of the position: PhD Student at ReMedy
Scientific discipline: structural biology, molecular biology, biochemistry
Job type: Scholarship
Number of job offers: 3
Remuneration/Stipend amount/month: 3500 – 4000 PLN net/month
Position starts on: 2019-06-01
Maximum period of contract/stipend agreement: Up to 31st October 2022
Institution: Laboratory of Structural Cell Biology and Laboratory of RNA Biology
Project leader: Agnieszka Chacińska and Magda Konarska
Project title: “Regenerative Mechanisms for Health”

Subproject 1 (2 positions):
“Cellular architecture of Archaea in the context of eukaryogenesis” – Laboratory of Structural Cell Biology, Head: Piotr Szwedziak
Subproject 2 (1 position):
“Effects of stress on pre-mRNA splicing”
Laboratory of RNA Biology, Head: Magda Konarska

Project Description:
For more information please contact
Piotr Szwedziak
or Magda Konarska

Project is carried out within the International Research Agendas Programme of the Foundation for Polish Science

Key responsibilities include:
The Centre of New Technologies is looking for a highly motivated person to:
1. Perform experiments using biochemical, structural and molecular biology techniques (independently and in collaboration with other team members)
2. Participate in experimental design and data analysis
3. Participate in the data preparation and writing of manuscripts
4. Actively participate in lab meetings, scientific seminars and conferences

Profile of candidates/requirements:
1. MSc degree (or equivalent) in molecular biology, biophysics, biochemistry or related fields of life sciences (or perspective of obtaining one)
2. Solid knowledge and familiarity with laboratory techniques in at least one of the following disciplines: molecular biology, biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, transcriptomics
3. Very good command of English
4. Motivation and passion for experimental work

Required documents:
1. Motivation letter
2. CV with the list of publications
3. Contact details of the scientific supervisor and other referee/s if available (preferably direct supervisor of applicant’s MSc thesis)

We offer:
– work in a young, active, team in an excellent scientific environment
– comprehensive training in genetics, biochemistry and molecular biology
– access to the state of the art equipment and facilities
– participation in courses and conferences

Please submit the following documents to:
Please send us your application as a single pdf document.
Please, use ”PhD ReMedy” as a title of your message and indicate in which subproject you are interested in.
We will contact selected candidates only.


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Deadline: 30/04/2019

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Tags: structural biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, ReMedy, cryo-TEM