PhD POSITION IN BIOTECHNOLOGY

Job Title: PhD POSITION IN BIOTECHNOLOGY

Research area or group: Colloid Chemistry Group

Description of Group/Project: The Colloid Chemistry Group at CINBIO-Universidad de Vigo (Spain) is an interdisciplinary research group focused in the development of plasmonic nanoparticles and their applications for biosensing. The group is looking for a highly motivated Predoctoral Researcher to participate in the development of the project: Surface enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) bacterial biosensors for ultrasensitive multiplex detection (BACTOSERS). PID2019-109669RB-I00. The research will be carried out under the supervision of Dr Gustavo Bodelón González.

Key features of this Project: – Addresses the problem of poor sensitivity, low multiplexing capabilities and portability of current bacterial biosensors by means of SERS. – Interdisciplinary and highly innovative approach from synthetic biology, biotechnology and nanotechnology. – Explores the generation of programmable and multiplexed bacterial biosensors for potential implementation in microfabricated devices for point-of-care applications.

 

References: Bodelon et al., ACS Nano 11 (5), 4631 (2017); Bodelon et al., Nat Mater 15 (11), 1203 (2016); Pinero-Lambea, Bodelon et al., ACS Synth Biol 4 (4), 463 (2015).

 

Requirements of the candidates:

– Graduate/Master in Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry or similar.
– Proficient in spoken and written English. – Ability to work as a team and high motivation.
– Experience in molecular biology and microbiology will be highly valued.

Summary of conditions:

– Type of contract: contract for work or service

– Estimated duration: 6 months (renewable up to 3 years)

– Estimated start date of the contract: October 2020

– Salary: 1250 euros gross per month.

– Full-time work: (40 hours per week)

– Place of work: CINBIO – University of Vigo, Campus Lagoas-Marcosende (Spain).

How to apply:
All applications must be made via e-mail to:
Dr Gustavo Bodelón González gbodelon@uvigo.es (Subject line: BACTOSERS-PhD Position).

1. A motivation letter

2. Academic record

3. Full CV including contact details

4. 2 Reference letters

 

Application deadline: September 30th 2020.
UVigo/Colloid Chemistry Group is an equal opportunity employer.

 



JOB OPPORTUNITY – Predoctoral Researcher

Hiring of a Predoctoral Researcher for the Materials Chemistry and Physics and Colloid Chemistry groups, CINBIO – Campus Vigo Project:  RYC2018-026103-I & PID2019-108954RB-I0

 

REQUIREMENTS OF THE CANDIDATES:
– Bachelor / Graduate in Chemistry, Physics.

– Master in Chemistry or Materials Science

– Highly proficient in spoken and written English.

– Ability to work in a team and high motivation.

– Experience in wet chemistry methods and nanocrystal characterization will be highly valued.
CHARACTERISTICS OF THE CONTRACT:
– Type of contract: contract for work or service
– Estimated duration: 6 months (renewable up to 3 years)

– Estimated start date of the contract: 01-10-2020 (it can be negotiable depending on the personal situation of the candidate)

– Salary: 1,250 euros gross per month.
– Full-time work: (40 hours per week)

– Place of work: CINBIO – University of Vigo, Campus Lagoas-Marcosende.

SELECTION PROCESS:

It will be carried out based on the academic record (40%), CV (30%) and interview (30%).

 

Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed.
The selection process will be resolved by a commission made up of the group coordinator and two members of the research group.
Interested candidates should send

– CV/Professional Experience

– Academic record

– Motivation letter

to the e-mail address: lakshmi@uvigo.es or juste@uvigo.es indicating in the subject: MCP- CCG -PhD Position
DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: SEPTEMBER 20th AT 10:00 PM
The selected candidate will be notified.

JOB OFFER – SARS-COV-2 BIOINFORMATICS

RESEARCH CONTRACT: SARS-COV-2 BIOINFORMATICS
– Workplace: Phylogenomics Lab, CINBIO, Universidade de Vigo
– Duration: 12 months starting Sept-Oct
– Gross remuneration: 16,000-25,000 euros per year depending on qualifications

TASKS TO BE PERFORMED
– Bioinformatic analysis of SARS-CoV-2 genomes

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS
– Experience in the analysis of next-generation sequencing data
– University degree of master or doctorate
– Medium-high English level

MERITS TO VALUE
– Bioinformatics knowledge
– Background in viral evolution
– Script programming
– Supercomputing capabilities

APPLICATION
Until August 7 to David Posada (dposada@uvigo.es), with “bioinfo epicovigal” in the subject of the email. Include:
– CV (1-3 pages)
– motivation letter (1 page)
– contact information for two references

OPEN CALL: POSTDOC/H2020-MSC INDIVIDUAL FELLOWSHIPS AT CINBIO

REFERENCE: CINBIO-MSC. POSTDOC/H2020-MSC INDIVIDUAL FELLOWSHIPS AT CINBIO/UNIVERSITY OF VIGO

Within the framework of the MARIE SKŁODOWSKA-CURIE ACTIONS – INDIVIDUAL FELLOWSHIPS (H2020-MSCA-IF-2020) CINBIO, acting as a host institution, welcomes applications from researchers in the following main areas:

  • Molecular Medicine
  • Nutrition and Bio-Health
  • Nanomaterials
  • Neurosciences
  • Biostatistics
  • Bioinformatics and Innovation

The MARIE SKŁODOWSKA-CURIE INDIVIDUAL FELLOWSHIPS are available for experienced researchers, of any nationality, who must have, at the date of the call’s deadline, a doctoral degree or at least four years of full time equivalent research experience. Eligible candidates must comply with MSCA MOBILITY RULES, included in the H2020 WORKPLAN.

Deadline for applications: 31 July 2020 / MSCA call deadline: 9 September 2020

 

Requested: Doctoral degree/PhD or at least four years of full time equivalent research experience in areas related to Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Informatics, Engineering, Physics, or Medicine.

Skills:

  • Excellent academic record, and strong interest in research, to join an established center with multiple lines of biomedical research, that will sure suit your curiosity.
  • Highest motivation to carry out scientific experiments in a reliable and efficient way, excellent communication skills; and willing to advance on their research pursuit.
  • Focus on the daily work, proactive, attentive to detail, autonomous, and able to collaborate in the lab tasks.
  • Participation on dissemination activities.
  • Command of English language.

Candidates should send before deadline, 31.07.2020:

 

  1. An application Form (Annex II, filename CINBIO- MSCA_YourName_Form.pdf).
  2. Title and summary of the work plan (written in English); (filename CINBIO-MSCA_YourName_WP.pdf).
  3. A detailed CV / Professional experience (filename CINBIO-MSCA_YourName_CV.pdf).
  4. A motivation letter explaining your trajectory in the last five years and explaining the relevance of your achievements (max. 5000 characters); (filename CINBIO-MSCA_YourName_LETTER.pdf).
  5. Academic record, including one copy of relevant publication written in English (filename CINBIO-MSCA_YourName_DEGREE.pdf).

Information to apply for this call (ANNEX I and II)

 

The documents should be sent to cinbio.dir.ugestion@uvigo.es . Specify Reference in the email subject: CINBIO-H2020-MSC-IF-YOUR NAME

CINBIO will select candidates that could be invited for a face-to-face or remote interview.

All qualified applications will be considered, and not discriminated against on the grounds of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationality, age or disability.

 

 

 

Job Offer: LABORATORY TECHNICIAN

Team Nano Tech is looking for a laboratory technician to carry on laboratory tasks that will include management of the orders and supporting young researchers.

Research group : Team Nano Tech   The Biomedical Research Center (CINBIO) – University of Vigo
Ref. project: CTM2017 84050R

Offer Requirements
Required Education : Bachelor Degree or equivalent in Chemistry or Physics
Required Languages : Good command of english and Excellent Spanish

Offer 

Full time position (40 h/week) negotiable  later date

Duration : 6 months (renewable)

Salary : Up to 1.400 €/month (gross salary) according to experience

Workplace CINBIO- Campus Vigo (Spain).

Skills/Qualifications
Good interpersonal skills
The work experience in the position will be well valued

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Selection process: It will be based on the candidate update CV and experience.

SELECTION PROCESS

The selective process will be resolved by a committee formed by the coordinator and two members of the research group.Interested applicants may send their CV by e-mail to : macorrea@uvigo.es indicating the e-mail subject the reference “TNT-Laboratory Technician”Short listed candidates will be interviewed.Offered position : Job offer will be sent to the successful candidate.

Deadline for applications: 25th May2020 (14:00 PM, local time)

Job Offer CINBIO20-11.6X EARLY STAGE RESEARCHERS

job offer

CINBIO20-11. 6X EARLY STAGE RESEARCHERS 

Salary:  The gross salary is up to 1500 €/month (12 payments per year), depending on experience. This includes salary and employee social costs, excluding taxes.

Information to apply for this call (ANNEX I and II)

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS CORRECTION:
– Application Form
– CV/Professional Experience
– Academic record
– Motivation letter

 Deadline for applications: 21st May2020 (14:00 PM, local time)

 

Also published here:

EURAXESS: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/503428

 

UPDATES:

June 19th, 2020:
FINAL EVALUATION RESOLUTION

June 5th, 2020:

SELECTED CANDIDATES AND RESERVE LIST

Period for claims until 19th June, 14:00 PM

May 25th, 2020:

ADMITTED AND REJECTED CANDIDATES 



 

Job Offer CINBIO20-10. 3 RECOGNIZED RESEARCHERS PI JUNIOR

job offer

CINBIO20-10. 3 RECOGNIZED RESEARCHERS, PI JUNIOR

Salary:  The gross salary is up to 3.000 €/month, depending on experience. This includes salary and employee social costs, excluding taxes.

Information to apply for this call (ANNEX I and II)

Application deadline:  28th Feb 2020 (10:00 AM, local time).

 

Also published here:

EURAXESS: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/486811

 

 

UPDATES:

June 19th, 2020:
FINAL EVALUATION RESOLUTION

June 2nd, 2020:

The Human Resources Board publishes the  CINBIO 20-10 SELECTED CANDIDATES AND RESERVE LIST

In the following days, the Human Resources Board will contact the selected candidates.

The commission reserve the right to use of the reserve list.

May 25th, 2020:

ADMITTED AND REJECTED CANDIDATES
In the following days, the Human Resources Board will contact the selected candidates.

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Salary:  The gross salary is up to 2.400 €/month, depending on experience. This includes salary and employee social costs, excluding taxes.

February 10th, 2020:

The Human Resources Board publishes the  CINBIO 20-07 Final Evaluation Resolution.

There is a period of five days for claims (until 17/02/2020, 16:00 PM).

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There is a period of five days for claims (until 17/02/2020, 16:00 PM). Read more

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