Your Job :
Develop and run biochemical assays in vitro, ex vivo (brain slices) and in neurons derived from iPS cells to discover and characterize new drugs for CNS
The work will be carried out in the IIT in Genova, Italy
Your Profile :
Excellent university degree (Master) in biology, medicine, biochemistry, or any other natural science
Previous experience with molecular biology and biochemistry, neuronal primary culture and iPS cells in the field of neuroscience
Excellent knowledge of written and oral English
Interactive person with good communication skills
Used to work in international teams
Our Offer :
We work on the very latest issues that impact our society and are offering you the chance to actively help in shaping the change! We offer ideal conditions for you to complete your doctoral degree :
Outstanding scientific and technical infrastructure
Opportunity to participate in (international) conferences and project meetings
Continuous scientific mentoring by your scientific advisor
Further development of your personal strengths,
A structured doctoral degree programme for you and your supervisors with a comprehensive further training and networking package on our doctoral researchers’ platform JuDocs
The position is initially for a fixed term of 3 years. Pay in line with 70 % of pay group 13 of the Collective Agreement for the Public Service (TVöD-Bund) and additionally 60 % of a monthly salary as special payment ( Christmas bonus ).
Further information on doctoral degrees at Forschungszentrum Jülich including our other locations is available at :
Place of Employment : Genova (Italy)
Forschungszentrum Jülich promotes equal opportunities and diversity in its employment relations.
We also welcome applications from disabled persons.