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Unique identifier: a890d1de-c280-498c-bc4b-0fb24ed9ae37

1. Descrição do cargo/posição/bolsa
1. Job description

Bolsa de Investigação (Mestre)

Job/Fellowship Reference: BIM: ZonMW

Main research field: Biological sciences

Sub research field:

Job summary:

Biomaterials and Stem Cell-based Therapeutics Research Group at the Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology (http://biomaterials.biocant.pt) is recruiting a highly motivated researcher. The selected candidate is expected to work on the preparation and isolation of subpopulations of cells in histological sections of human pancreas. Experience in preparation of histological sections, immunostaining, fluorescence microscopy, laser microdissection and isolation of nucleic acids is preferential. The position is for a period of 12 months, eventually renewable for three years. The candidate can start the position on January 1st, 2018. The monthly salary will be 980 Euros, plus Social Security reimbursements.

Scientific area: Life Sciences

Qualifications: The candidate should have a Bachelor or Master’s degree in Biological Engineering, Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Materials Science, Pharmacy or similar.

Research plan: The researcher will be involved in the preparation and evaluation of histological sections from human pancreas and the characterization of cellular populations from those sections.

Legislation: Law Nº. 40/2004, 18th of August (“Estatuto do Bolseiro de Investigação Científica”)in the current version.

Job description:

Place of work: The work will be developed in the Tissue Engineering Unit at Biocant, Cantanhede and Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology – University of Coimbra, under the scientific supervision of Dr. Hugo Fernandes and Dr. Lino Ferreira.

Terms of employment: The fellowship will be for 12 months, eventually renewable, beginning in January 1st 2018.

Terms of salary: The monthly salary will be 980 Euros plus Social Security reimbursements, according to FCT, I.P.

Selection methodology: The candidate will be selected according to his laboratory experience in the area that is open the current position (70%) and interview (30%).

Juri composition:

President, Dr. Hugo Fernandes

Co-juri: Dr. Lino Ferreira and Dr. Ricardo Neves.

Publication of results: The results with the final classification will be sent to all candidates by email.

Application deadline: The applications can be submitted from December 4th to December 22th2017. Please send a single PDF file with the full CV including detailed scientific experience, 1 reference letters and the reason that you are applying for this position to Leonor Jesus (Leonor.jesus@biocant.pt ).


Vacant posts: 1

Type of contract: Other

Job country: Portugal

Job city: Coimbra

Job company/institute: Centro de Neurociencias e Biologia Celular

Application deadline: 22 Dezembro 2017
(The Application's deadline must be confirmed on the Job Description)

2. Dados de contactos da organização
2. Organization contact data

Organization/institute: Centro de Neurociências e Biologia Celular

Rua Larga, FMUC, 1ºPiso
Coimbra - 3004-517

Email: Leonor.jesus@biocant.pt

Website: http://www.cnbc.pt/

3. Habilitações académicas
3. Required education Level

Degree: Master’s degree in Biological Engineering, Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Materials Science, Pharmacy or similar.
Degree field: Biological sciences
4. Línguas exigidas
4. Required languages

Language: English
Priority: High
Reading: Excelent
Writing: Excelent
Comprehension: Excelent
Conversation: Excelent
5. Experiência exigida em investigação
5. Required research experience