Postdoctoral Positions for the Molecular Genetics of Angiogenesis Group 02

Fin del plazo de presentación de solicitudes: 
Jueves, Septiembre 8, 2016

The CNIC (Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares) is a research institute in Madrid with a modern infrastructure and ample funding to carry out world-leading biomedical research. The Center is equipped with state of the art equipment and infrastructures needed for cardiovascular research and offers various services including cellomics, proteomics, genomics, bioinformatics, microscopy, histopathology, and SPF animal facility.

The Molecular Genetics of Angiogenesis Group, led by Dr. Rui Benedito is looking for competitive postdoctoral candidates to join his laboratory.

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Minimum requirements:

  • Ph.D. in the fields of biology or medicine obtained in the last two years.
  • Technical expertise in one of the following areas: cell biology, cancer or cardiovascular research.
  • At least one first author paper.

Assessable requirements:

  • Strong interest in cell biology, cancer or cardiovascular research.
  • Impact of Publications.
  • Experience in International and national Research centers.
  • Technical expertise (cell biology, cancer or cardiovascular research).


The laboratory uses a combination of advanced mouse models, several in vitro systems, quantitative gene expression analysis and the latest imaging technologies to further understand the biology of blood vessels and discover how some of their genes execute their diverse and context-dependent roles during development and disease.

 The CNIC is a center that advocates equal job opportunities for men and women, foreign and national, and promote nondiscrimination 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.

Criterios de puntuación: 
C1 - Impact of Publications - 30%
C2 - International and national Experience - 10%
C3 - Technical expertise - 30%
C4 - Interview (for the top three candidates) - 30%

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