Postdoctoral position at the Neurovascular Pathophysiology Laboratory

Estado: 
En estudio de elegibilidad
Fin del plazo de presentación de solicitudes: 
Jueves, Julio 28, 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 the study of cerebrovascular diseases to join the group of Neurovascular Pathophysiology, directed by Dr. M.A. Moro. For additional information about Dra. M.A. 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 cerebrovascular pathophysiology of the group of Neurovascular Pathophysiology, directed by Dr. M.A. Moro.

Mandatory requirements:

  • PhD in the field of biomedicine
  • At least 10 publications in indexed journals (JCR) (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 5 years in research laboratories

Valuable Requirements:

  • Experience in innate immune response and thrombosis in cerebrovascular disease (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 the autophagic and neuroinflammatory 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, elevated plus maze, etc.) (must be reflected in the CV and will be assessed according to the number of years or fraction).
  • Experience in neuropsychological assessment of human stroke patients (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.
  • Postdoctoral research contract of 1 year duration, extendable up to 5, in accordance with, Art. 22 Ley 14/2011 Ley de la Ciencia, la Tecnología y la Innovación, 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:

The RESOLUTION OF THE SECRETARIAT OF STATE FOR PUBLIC FUNCTION APPROVING THE COMMON ACTION CRITERIA FOR THE RECRUITMENT PROCESSES IN THE STATE PUBLIC SECTOR ENTITIES of April 11, 2022, set forth in point 6.1 that “Unless a specific regulation establishes a merit-bases recruitment system (concurso), the competition (concurso-oposición) must be the recruitment system”

In CNIC, the specific regulations approved by the Foundation's board of trustees establish a merit-base recruitment system (concurso) including a personal interview

At least the 3 candidates with the highest score (as long as they reach the minimum of 65 points as a sum of criteria C1-C4 will be interviewed. The candidate with the highest score will be hired given the total score (C1 –C5) is higher than 80 points.

Composition of the Selection Commission:

  • Group leader
  • Manager Research Office
  • Manager Research Office
  • Assistant Research Office
  • HR member

Maximum duration of the selection process:

De acuerdo con el art. 2.2 de la Ley 20/2021, de 28 de diciembre, de medidas urgentes para la reducción de la temporalidad en el empleo público y la “Resolución de la secretaría de estado de función pública por la que se aprueban los criterios de actuación comunes en los procesos selectivos de las entidades del sector” de 11/04/2022, el proceso se resolverá con anterioridad al 31 de diciembre de 2024.

 

The CNIC is a centre that advocates equal job opportunities for men and women, foreign and national, and promote non-discrimination by reason 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 innate immune response and thrombosis in cerebrovascular disease (must be reflected in the CV and will be assessed according to the number of years or fraction) - 20%
C2 - Experience in the analysis of the molecular and cellular bases of cerebral ischemia and the exploration of the autophagic and neuroinflammatory response (must be reflected in the CV and will be assessed according to the number of years or fraction) - 20%
C3 - Experience in behavioral and motor tests (Open Field, Irwin, NOL, NOR, Y-Maze, footprint test, Freeze-frame, Barnes maze, elevated plus maze, etc.) (must be reflected in the CV and will be assessed according to the number of years or fraction) - 20%
C4 - Experience in neuropsychological assessment of human stroke patients (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"