Biotechnologist / Technology Transfer Specialist

Aurezyna Project

Position:          biotechnologist/technology transfer specialist

Scientific discipline:    protein biochemistry, biotechnology

Job type :        employment contract

Salaries/month:    from 5000 PLN net (depending on experience)

Position starts on:      01.12.2017

Contract duration:    36 months

Project leader:        Dr. Izabela Sabała

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

Key responsibilities:    
1. Biochemical, biophysical and structural characterization of proteins
2. Laboratory management
3. Technology transfer/IP protection

Profile of candidate:    
1. PhD degree in biological sciences
2. Solid knowledge and experience in protein biochemistry and/or molecular biology
3. Postgraduate studies or practical experience in technology transfer
4. Experience in laboratory management
5. Good publication record
6. Very good oral and written command of English

Required documents:    
1. Motivation letter
2. CV including the list of publications

We offer:    
•Access to state-of-the-art equipment and excellent research facilities at IIMCB
• Reduced-rate for individual medical care packages
• Reduced-rate memberships in MultiSport programme (

Application deadline:    15.09.2017

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