Postdoctoral candidate to apply for a Marie Curie EU Fellowship at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain

Posted on May 25,

The research group Human Host defense Ribonucleases headed by Prof. Ester Boix at the Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Department, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, is looking for a postdoctoral candidate to apply for a Marie Curie EU call for a Postdoctoral Fellowship for 2 years.

Candidates should have a PhD in Biochemistry or a related field and experience in any of the following areas: Enzymology, Structural Biology, Protein Engineering, RNA Biology and/or Molecular Biology.

The research group is working on the structural determinants of host defense RNases for novel anti-infective therapies. The project includes the following methodological approaches: analysis of specific cleavage of ncRNAs in cell models, solving of 3D structures by X-ray crystallography and design of nanoparticles. The laboratory is located at UAB Campus, at 10 min distance to ALBA cell synchrotron.

Interested applicants please send your CV and 2 reference contacts to Ester Boix ([email protected])

Dr. Ester Boix
Full Professor
Human Host defense Lab PI
Dpt. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Fac. Biosciences,
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain