Postdoctoral fellow at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona to work on ncRNA cleavage during host defense

Posted on March 10,

The research group working on Human Host defense Ribonucleases headed by Dr. Ester Boix at the Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Department, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, is looking for a postdoctoral candidate to apply for a competitive call for a Postdoctoral Fellowship for 3 years.

Candidates should have:

  • obtained her/his PhD between 1st January 2014 and 31st December 2019
  • a minimum of previous 2-year postdoctoral research experience in a non-Spanish organization 
  • 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 anti-infective RNases for the specific recognition of ncRNA and their immunomodulation role. 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
Associate professor
Human Host defence Lab PI
Dpt. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Fac. Biosciences,
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain