Post-doctoral Position

Employer
GENETHON
Location
Evry
Salary
Depending on qualifications
Posted
August 03 2018
Ref
2018-IPD-001
Organization Type
Non-Profit
Job Type
Postdoc

INTERNATIONAL POSTDOCTORAL INITIATIVE 2018

Application deadline 15 September 2018

Within the framework of a program on muscular dystrophies, GENETHON, a leading organisation in gene therapy for rare genetic diseases is initiating a project using the CRISPR/ Cas9 technologies and entitled “Giant editing: genome editing for large genes in muscular dystrophies”. GENETHON, is seeking a highly motivated post-doctoral fellow. Position is available for a period of three years

GENETHON, is a structure that integrates research, preclinical and clinical development notably thanks to its state-of-the-art platforms. Inserm supports its research activities.

Your Profile

Candidates must have a PhD in biology/biotechnology/genetics, solid background in cell and molecular biology, interest in translational research of genetic diseases, good publication record and excellent references, and be fluent in English with a maximum 3 years of post-doctoral experience. A previous experience on gene editions is preferred.

Required skills: Autonomy, creativity, critical spirit, rigor, enthusiasm, organisation, team spirit.

Temporary 3 years position, in Evry (91), France, starting date: beginning of January 2019

Applications must be made in English. Candidates must send the following documents as a single pdf file (multiple documents sent will not be taken into account) to ipostdoc@genethon.fr, under the 2018-IPD-001 reference:

  • Cover letter including a motivation statement (1 page)
  • Detailed CV, including a summary of candidates research experience
  • List of publications and communications
  • Names of 2 or 3 referees qualified to provide a recommendation letter.