Postdoctoral position at the Neurovascular Pathophysiology Laboratory

Estado: 
Evaluación
Fin del plazo de presentación de solicitudes: 
Jueves, Enero 13, 2022

The Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares Carlos III (F.S.P.) CNIC has been conceived to develop research of excellence, competitive and of international relevance in relation to cardiovascular diseases. The CNIC has a research center of 24,000 m2, located in Madrid, with more than 6,000 m2 for laboratories equipped with a state-of-the-art infrastructure and equipment.

The CNIC is considering applications for a Postdoctoral researcher with experience in brain physiology and cerebrovascular pathophysiology to join the group of Neurovascular Pathophysiology, directed by Dr. MA Moro. For additional information about Dra. Ma Moro’s Lab, please visit:

https://www.cnic.es/es/investigacion/fisiopatologia-neurovascular

Functions:

The selected candidate will carry out scientific and research tasks in the area of brain physiology and cerebrovascular pathophysiology of the group of Neurovascular Pathophysiology, directed by Dr. MA Moro.

Mandatory requirements:

  • PhD in the field of biomedicine
  • At least 10 publications in indexed journals (JCR) as important author: first/co-author/corresponding/last author (The CV must include a complete list of publications detailing the name of the journal, authors and journal impact factor).
  • Certification to work with experimentation animal, Function B, C and D (Orden ECC/566/2015) or former category B and C (R.D. 1201/2005).
  • Prior experience of at least 10 years in research laboratories

Evaluable requirements:

  • Experience in hippocampal and post-stroke neurogenesis (must be reflected in the CV and will be assessed according to the number of years or fraction).
  • Experience in electrophysiological techniques for cell recording related to brain development, learning and memory (must be reflected in the CV and will be assessed according to the number of years or fraction).
  • Experience in the analysis of the molecular and cellular bases of cerebral ischemia and the exploration of neuroreparative response (must be reflected in the CV and will be assessed according to the number of years or fraction).
  • Experience in behavioral and motor tests (Open Field, Irwin, NOL, NOR, Y-Maze, Footprint test, Freeze-frame, Barnes maze etc.) (must be reflected in the CV and will be assessed according to the number of years or fraction).
  • Interview

We offer:

  • Consolidated Research Center of international scientific relevance.
  • Access to an infrastructure and advanced technologies.
  • Integration into an excellent scientific environment.
  • Immediate incorporation.
  • Contract that corresponds in accordance with current legislation, as long as the selected candidate complies with the legal requirements for the formalization of the contract in accordance with the Spanish labour law”

Selection plan:

At least the three candidates with the highest score will be interviewed as long as they reach the minimum of 65 points as a sum of criteria (C1 – C4). The candidate with the highest score will be hired given the total score (C1 – C5) is at least 85 points.

 

The CNIC is a center that advocates equal job opportunities for men and women, foreign and national, and promote nondiscrimination because of age, race or ethnic origin, religion or belief, sexual orientation, language, disability, political orientation or social or economic conditions. The CNIC ensures the utmost rigor in the application of the principles of equality, merit and ability in public employment and current rules on data protection. By participating in the selection process, the participant agrees that their data appear in the public resolutions of the selection process. Such resolutions (provisional list of admitted and excluded, definitive list of admitted and excluded and resolution of the process) are published on the CNIC website

Criterios de puntuación: 
C1 - Experience in hippocampal and post-stroke neurogenesis (must be reflected in the CV and will be assessed according to the number of years or fraction) - 20%
C2 - Experience in electrophysiological techniques for cell recording related to brain development, learning and memory (must be reflected in the CV and will be assessed according to the number of years or fraction) - 20%
C3 - Experience in the analysis of the molecular and cellular bases of cerebral ischemia and the exploration of neuroreparative response (must be reflected in the CV and will be assessed according to the number of years or fraction) - 20%
C4 - Experience in behavioral and motor tests (Open Field, Irwin, NOL, NOR, Y-Maze, Footprint test, Freeze-frame, Barnes maze etc.) (must be reflected in the CV and will be assessed according to the number of years or fraction) - 20%
C5 - Interview - 20%

"En caso de ausencia de alguno de los evaluadores se nombrará un evaluador alternativo de la misma área"