Postdoctoral Researcher

IEM CAS is looking for a Postdoctoral Researcher for the Department of Cell Nucleus Plasticity.

Job description

  • participation in research focused on early mammalian development within a collaborate project focused on the role of the nucleolus in early embryos (project #1) or DNA repair capacity in oocytes and embryos (project #2)
  • animal work, in vitro reproductive technologies, molecular biology and microscopy methods

Required qualifications

  • Ph.D. in biology or related disciplines, good knowledge of molecular biology methods
  • independence, reliability, flexibility, the ability to optimise and design new technologies
  • experience with mammalian oocyte and embryo beneficial (not strictly required)
  • animal work licence beneficial
  • active knowledge of English (speaking, academic writing etc.)
  • PC skills

We offer

  • full-time employment
  • stable working environment
  • interesting work in an academic environment in an international team
  • flexible working hours and support of further personal development
  • international collaboration (France and Switzerland or Poland, project depending)
  • no age restriction
  • 5 weeks of vacation + 5 sick days
  • a meal allowance
  • kindergarten on the campus
  • fixed-term employment contract with possibility of extension

Start date

  • Available immediately


  • Prague 4


Applications for the selection procedure, together with a structured CV, should be sent to:

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