Actualité

Post-doctorate position in biology, immunology specialty.

  • Laboratoire Sciences de la vie et de la santé,
  • Laboratoire Sciences et technologies,
Date(s)

du 22 mars 2018 au 4 mai 2018

Lieu(x)
Site Tonnellé

Type of contract: post-doc fixed-term full-time contract for a period of one year, renewable Compensation = 33k€ gross per year Position to be filled on september 1rst, 2018 Deadline for application: 4th may, 2018

We offer a one-year post-doctoral position to take part to a transversal collaborative project that associates the University of Tours, the INSERM unit iBrain U1253, the Labex Mabimprove, the EA4245 research team and the University Hospital of Tours. In order to increase its international partnerships, the University of Tours encourages candidates whose PhD degree has been obtained in a University out of France. The candidate will join the "B Cell Resources Platform" (BCR), part of team EA4245 "Transplantation, immunology and inflammation", that develops human monoclonal antibodies for diagnostic (allergy) and for therapeutic (autoimmune diseases). As part of its activities, the candidate will contribute to the following missions:
  • Define the coherent set of biology techniques necessary for the experimental realization of a scientific project
  • Design the development and lead, as a specialist, the realization of a project in the field of immunology
  • Process the data (analyze, interpret and validate the scientific results)
  • Disseminate and enhance the scientifc results
  • Train and supervise trainees (master and PhD students)
  • Ensure a scientific and technological watch in his field of activities
  • Apply and enforce health and safety rules
  • Participate in the drafting of funding applications.

The candidate should demonstrate having the following practical skills:
Cell culture (lineages, primary cells); ELISA; Western Blot; Flow cytometry; Cellular sorting and magnetic sorting; Classical techniques of molecular biology (PCR, molecular cloning, transfection ...); Purification of HPLC proteins; Antibody engineering
Profile: You have an initial doctoral degree in biology (obtained out of France). You are autonomous, organized, rigorous and very dynamic. You have team spirit and a good relationship skills. Having a first experience on a similar position (post-doc, fixed-term contract ...) is valuated. Experience in immunology and in the field of antibodies is highly recommended.

Type of contract: post-doc fixed-term full-time contract for a period of one year, renewable Compensation = 33k€ gross per year
Position to be filled on september 1rst, 2018

Deadline for application: 4th may, 2018
 

To apply: Please send your CV and cover letter to both Pr Vincent Camus: vincent.camus@univ- tours.fr, Dr. Cyrille Hoarau : hoarau@univ-tours.fr and Roxane Lemoine : roxane.lemoine@univ- tours.fr