PhD position on glycobiology

Predoctorales / Contrato
Del 21/02/2022 al 15/03/2022
50000 CHF (salario bruto anual)
Descripción de la oferta

The Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB) affiliated to the Universita della Svizzera italiana (USI), is recruiting a PhD student, for an interdisciplinary project at the interface between immunology, infectious diseases and glycobiology. The student will work with the different lectins generated in the lab and will characterize the host response to infectious respiratory pathogens. The ideal candidate should be a good team player with basic competence in the field of Immunology and infectious disease. Preliminary work with lectins will be a plus.

The successful candidate will be enrolled in the Immunology PhD program at the Universita della Svizzera italiana (USI).

Perfil buscado

Applicants should meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Have a master’s degree in biotechnology, biochemistry or immunology.
  • Not have a PhD already.
  • Excellent knowledge in English language (spoken and written / proficiency level).
  • Experience with expression and purification of recombinant proteins and molecular biology.
Presentación de solicitudes

For applications submit your CV (Max. 2 pages), interest letter and one reference letter to by March 15th, 2022.