Postdoc (researcher)

Aurezyna Project

Position in the project:
postdoc (researcher)

Scientific discipline:
protein biochemistry, structural biology

Job type (employment contract/stipend):
employment contract

Number of job offers:

Remuneration /month:

ca. 9000 PLN gross (6000 PLN net)/month plus annual bonus and thirteenth salary

Position starts on: 


Maximum period of contract/stipend agreement:

36 months


International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw (IIMCB, is ranked in the top 3% of research institutions in Poland, producing world class publications and providing outstanding environment for basic research and applied biotechnology.

Project leader:
Dr. Izabela Sabała

Project title:

INFECTLESS New generation of antibacterial wound dressing

Project is carried out within the TeamTech programme of the Foundation for Polish Science

Project description:
Dr Sabala’s team is focused on investigating of new antimicrobial proteins, their activity and potential applications as antimicrobial agents in various areas of industry. It requires involvement of experts in biochemistry (protein engineering, structural biology) nanomaterials, regenerative medicine and industrial biotechnology. The successful candidate will be involved in an exciting multidisciplinary research programme which aims to develop new generation of effective, antimicrobial wound dressings.

Key responsibilities include:

1.     Production and purification of recombinant proteins
2.     Protein engineering
3.      Biochemical, biophysical and structural characterization of proteins
4.     Supervision of postgraduate students

Profile of candidates/requirements:

1.      PhD degree in biological sciences or related fields, obtained not earlier than in 2013
2.      Solid knowledge and experience in protein biochemistry and/or molecular biology. Experience in structural biology (crystallography) would be an asset.
3.      Good publication record
4.     Very good oral and written command of English

Required documents:

1.      Motivation letter
2.     CV including the list of publications
3.     Scan of the PhD diploma
4.     Contact details for at least two referees including at least one former or current direct supervisor

We offer:

·      Opportunities to get training in IP protection, technology transfer and soft skills
·       Access to state-of-the-art equipment and excellent research facilities at IIMCB
·      Ongoing support and mentoring from experienced researchers
·      Reduced-rate for individual medical care packages
·      Reduced-rate memberships in MultiSport programme (

Please submit the following documents to:

Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript.

Only selected candidates will be contacted and invited for an interview that will take place at IIMCB in October

Application deadline:

For more details about the position please and the project visit:

Euraxess job offer:


Please include in your offer:
“I hereby give consent for my personal data included in my application to be processed for the purposes of the recruitment process under the Personal Data Protection Act as of 29 August 1997, consolidated text: Journal of Laws 2016, item 922 as amended.”