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Posted on : 19 June 2017
The InstituteThe Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG), is an international biomedical research institute of excellence, based in Barcelona, Spain, whose mission is to discover and advance knowledge for the benefit of society, public health and economic prosperity.The breadth of topics, approaches and technologies at the CRG permits a broad range of fundamental issues in life sciences and biomedicine to be addressed. Research at the CRG falls into four main areas: gene regulation, stem cells and cancer; cell and developmental biology; bioinformatics and genomics; and systems biology.With more than 380 scientists from 42 countries, the CRG excellence is based on an interdisciplinary, motivated and creative scientific team that is supported by high-end and innovative technologies.The centre's other main strategic goals are: to translate basic scientific findings into benefits for health and economic value for society; to provide advanced and excellent training to our scientists; and to communicate and establish a bilateral dialogue with society.CRG has received the “HR Excellence in Research” award from the European Commission, which shows the commitment of the institute in conducting transparent and merit-based recruitment procedures and providing attractive working conditions in alignment with the European Charter and Code.For further information: www.crg.eu Mission of the roleThe candidate will further develop a project initiated in the lab and focused on investigating the function of epigenetic factors in mouse embryonic stem cells.RequirementsExperiencePrevious experience in the field of gene regulation, epigenetics and stem cell biology we be positively evaluatedStudies: PhD in Biology (or a similar topic)Technical skills required:Molecular biology techniques, including ChIPseq, and RNAseq and single cell RNAseqAnalysis of blastocyst including immofluorescence (IF) and RNA FISHLanguages: Fluent level of EnglishSoft skills:A highly motivated and organized candidateCapable of working in a group, and with a high degree of work autonomy The OfferDuration: 2,5 yearsEstimated annual gross salary: A competitive salary will be provided, which will be well matched relative to the cost of living in Barcelona, and adjusted according to experienceStarting date: 1st of July 2017We offer work in a highly stimulating environment with state-of-the-art infrastructures, providing the successful applicant with unique professional career opportunities.CRG offers and promotes a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applicants regardless of age, disability, gender, nationality, race, religion or sexual orientation. Application ProcedureAll applications must include:A presentation letter addressed to Dr. Di Croce.A full CV including contact details. (Two contacts for further references.All applications must be addressed to Dr. Di Croce and be submitted by means of on-line application on the official website of the CRG - http://recruitment.crg.eu/. The contract will be financed by MEIC and FEDER. Ref project: BFU2016 75008 P.
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