02/05/2019

30447-13-2019-FCT - PhD Holder Position

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier ITQB NOVA
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciences
    ChemistryBiochemistry
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    31/07/2019 23:00 - Europe/London
  • LOCATION
    Portugal › Oeiras
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    To be defined
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    35
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    30447-13-2019-FCT

Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA)

Call for a PhD Researcher

By order of the Rector of Universidade Nova de Lisboa, issued on April 15th 2019, and in accordance with the Decree-Law nº 57/2016 of 29 August, with the amendment introduced by Law 57/2017 of 19 July, ITQB NOVA opens a call for a PhD Researcher, in the scope of a project financed by FCT, entitled “Aspartic Proteases from Cynara cardunculus L.: study of gene expression and establishment of alternative production platforms”, reference PTDC/BAA-AGR/30447/2017.

Academic Qualifications: PhD in Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Agronomy or related fields.

General admission requirements:

-PhD in Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Agronomy or related fields;

-Experience in molecular and cellular biology, confirmed by scientific articles published in international journals;

-Good knowledge of spoken and written English.

Specific admission requirements:

-Experience in eukaryotic models, preferably in plants;

-Experience in protein expression and purification;

-Experience in epigenetic regulation of gene expression.

Category and applicable legislation: PhD Researcher, salary index to the Single Salary Table (TRU) level 33, approved by Decreto-Regulamentar nº 11-A/2017, 29 November.

It is foreseen that the contract starts in September 1, 2019. Employment contract for an uncertain term (according to the article 18, paragraph b), and paragraph 1 and 3 of article 6, DL No. 57/2016, of August 29, amended by Law No. 57/2017, of July 19, with an initial period of 6 months, eventually renewable up to a maximum of 3 years.

Documents required in the application:

-Detailed Curriculum vitae;

-Motivation Letter;

-Contacts of three references (mandatory);

-PhD certificate.

Selection criteria:

Evaluation of application (Curriculum vitae and motivation letter, as well as information provided by the references) considering the evaluation criteria from Minute number 1) - 90%

Interview - 10%

Jury:

- Doctor Rita Abranches, ITQB NOVA;

- Doctor Catarina Pimentel, ITQB NOVA;

- Doctor Ana Paula Santos, ITQB NOVA;

- Professor Célia Miguel, FCUL.

Submission and deadlines of applications: The application call starts on the 2nd of May and ends on 31st of July 2019

All documents must be sent as a single PDF file by email to concursos@itqb.unl.pt indicating the reference 30447-13-2019-FCT in the subject.

Notification of Results: All candidates will be informed of the decisions by e-mail.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier ITQB NOVA
Portugal
Lisboa
Oeiras
2780-156
Av. da República, E.A.N

EURAXESS offer ID: 404316

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