Immunology Full Time PhD Student Job @ Ghent University Belgium:

Full time junior teaching and research assistant (PhD Student) in Immunology
Last application date: May 15, 2018 08:19

Department: WE14 – Department of Biomedical molecular biology

Contract: Limited duration

Degree: You hold a Master of Science degree, or equivalent, with a strong background in Immunology

Occupancy rate: 100%

Vacancy Type: Research staff

Immunology Full Time PhD Student Job @ Ghent University Belgium

Job description

  • You design and perform high-quality scientific research related to the interaction between the immune system and microbial (pathogenic) organisms or their components.
  • The PhD will focus on inflammatory responses induced by trypanosome parasites and include the transcriptomic and proteomic analysis of key immunomodulatory and effector cells, mainly granulocytes and NK cells. Bioinformatics data analysis will be key to the completion of this PhD. Knowledge of biochemical pathways that govern host-pathogen interactions is a prerequisite to the start of this PhD;
  • You publish your research results in peer-reviewed international journals and actively participates in (inter)national conferences;
  • You teach undergraduate practical courses at Ghent University Global Campus, Korea.
  • Your task in education support will be mainly required for courses in Immunology, Molecular Biological Analysis, Microbiology, and Biochemistry.

Profile of the candidate
Department: Biomedical Research Centre BMRC, Ghent University Global Campus.
Contract: 1 year contract, renewable (max. 4 years).
Degree: A Master of Science degree, or equivalent, with a strong background in Immunology.
Three year work experience is required by the Korean regulator.
Occupancy rate: 100%.
Vacancy type: Academic Assisting Staff.

How to apply
Applications should be sent no later than May 15th, 2018 by email to [email protected] with application and motivation letter, CV, copies of degrees and proof of employment (certified English translations where applicable), an overview of the study results attached, and three reference letters. In case you did not graduate from an English-language MSc program or did not graduate from an EU education institution, a proof of English language proficiency should be included. Please merge all documents into one PDF file. A PDF version of the master’s thesis might be requested in a later stage. The candidate will receive an e-mail confirming receipt of the application.

Immunology Full Time PhD Student Job @ Ghent University Belgium

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