Reference : UMR7592-SANDUH-004
Nombre de Postes : 1
Workplace : PARIS 13
Date of publication : Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Type of Contract : FTC Scientist
Contract Period : 12 months
Expected date of employment : 1 March 2023
Proportion of work : Full time
Remuneration : 4 080 € gross monthly for an experience between 2 and 7 years
Desired level of education : PhD
Experience required : 5 to 10 years
Implementation of the research project "Biochemical characterization of the Polycomb complex in paramecium" of the "Programmed Genome Elimination" team at the Institut Jacques Monod
The researcher will conduct a project on the mechanisms and regulation of genome rearrangements in ciliates, particularly the role of epigenetic factors and non-coding RNAs. Experimental approaches include molecular biology, biochemistry, genomics and cell biology. The position is intended for an experimentalist with a strong background in biochemistry and/or molecular biology.
The ideal candidate will have the following skills and qualifications: PhD in molecular biology or relevant field. Strong experimental background, experience and publications since PhD. Ability to work independently and creatively, as well as collaboratively. Strong research and written/oral communication skills are required.
- Expertise in molecular biology and biochemistry
- Autonomy in planning, conducting and analyzing experiments
- Writing of scientific papers
- Oral communication (team meetings, international meetings...)
- Team spirit
- Training of students
- Knowledge of health and safety rules
- Respect of scientific ethics
The postdoctoral researcher is funded by the Agence Nationale pour la Recherche (ANR) in Sandra Duharcourt's group at the Institut Jacques Monod (IJM) in Paris, France.
The IJM is a world-renowned interdisciplinary research institute for basic research in the life sciences. It brings together biochemists and cellular, molecular and developmental biologists to create a multidisciplinary and collaborative environment. It offers opportunities for interaction with other institutes in Paris (Institut Curie and Institut Pasteur).
Constraints and risks
Work outside working hours and on weekends according to the needs of the experiments
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