12/08/2020
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Laboratory Junior Scientist

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  • ORGANISATION/EINRICHTUNG
    ISGLOBAL
  • FORSCHUNGSBEREICH
    Biological sciences
  • KARRIERESTUFE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • BEWERBUNGSFRIST
    28/08/2020 17:00 - Europe/Athens
  • STANDORT
    Spain › Barcelona
  • KONTAKTTYP
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • STUNDEN PRO WOCHE
    40
  • EU-FORSCHUNGSRAHMENPROGRAMM
    H2020 / EIT
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    PGA - 20877
  • IS THE JOB RELATED TO STAFF POSITION WITHIN A RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE?
    Ja

Description:

The Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal) is a cutting-edge institute addressing global public health challenges through research, translation into policy and education. ISGlobal has a broad portfolio in communicable and non-communicable diseases including environmental and climate determinants, and applies a multidisciplinary scientific approach ranging from the molecular to the population level. Research is organized in three main areas, Malaria and other Infectious Diseases, Child and Maternal Health, and Urban Health, Climate & Non-Communicable Diseases. ISGlobal is accredited with the Severo Ochoa distinction, a seal of excellence of the Spanish Science Ministry.

What We Are Looking for:

ISGlobal is seeking a Laboratory Junior Scientist who is interested in taking over and managing activities of the project CoViProtect. The overall project goal is for the planning and execution of immunology sample analyses within COVID-19 immunology projects at ISGlobal with the possibility to apply for a predoctoral fellowship position.

Key Responsabilities:

1.Preparation of laboratory experimental plans for the analysis of the study samples

2.Procurement of laboratory materials for the immunology assays in conjunction with the Lab coordinator

3.Reception and organization of samples including preprocessing, aliquoting, preservation and registration

4.Coupling of antigens to magnetic microspheres and preparation of pre-dilution plates in Luminex assays

5.Development and implementation of laboratory SOPs including adaptation to new equipment

6.Execution of immunology determinations and data analysis and interpretation

7.Participation in immunology assay transfer and capacity building activities in collaborating labs as well as QA/QC

8.Compliance with the biohazard and biosafety measures

9.Preparation of data reports and scientific manuscripts and dissemination with study PI

 

 

 

Benefits

  • Duration: 4 months extendable
  • Starting date: 01/09/2020
  • Contract: Full time.
  • Salary Range: Compensation for this position will be based on the applicant’s experience and qualifications.

During the crisis caused by COVID19, standard working conditions will be adapted to sanitary requirements.

 

Eligibility criteria

 

 

 

Selection process

Applicants must fill in the request form and include the following code reference position: LabScientist_EITHealth_Aug20 the CV and a Cover Letter. Each attached document must be named with the candidate name and surname.

The receipt of applications will be open until 28th August

Applications will be accepted until 17.00 CET of the closing date.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Additional comments

In ISGlobal we are committed to maintaining and developing a work environment in which the values and principles of our organization are respected and equal opportunities between women and men be promoted in each of the areas in which we operate, not tolerating discrimination based on criteria such as age, sex, marital status, race, ethnicity, disabilities, political leanings, religion or sexual orientation.

Anforderungen für das Jobangebot

Besondere Anforderungen

  • Postgraduate theoretical training in advanced immunology and/or vaccinology and infectious diseases
  • Proficiency with antibody, cytokine and other biomarker assays, particularly those involving the Luminex technology, and knowledge on cellular immunology techniques
  • Trained biomedical professional (MSc) with at least 6 months experience in laboratory work
  • Proficiency in sample management, pipetting, use of all equipment and implementing SOPs
  • Experience in the use of the xPONENT software and R
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Excellent computer skills: MS Word and Excel, or equivalent

Karteninformation

Arbeitsort Orte für persönliche Beratung
Arbeitsort
1 position(s) available at
ISGLOBAL
Spain
Spain
Barcelona
08036
Rosselló, 132 5-2º

EURAXESS Angebots-ID: 550327

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