Postdoctoral Position: Valarie Wittamer Lab
Neuro-Immunology and Developmental Hematopoiesis
|Type of Position:||Postdoctoral Research|
Description and Details:
Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in the laboratory of Dr Valérie Wittamer (https://www.wittamer-lab.org) at the Universite Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) to study the genetic program of microglia cell maintenance in the zebrafish central nervous system.
We are seeking to hire an outstanding, enthusiastic and autonomous postdoctoral scientist eager to work on an interdisciplinary project. To fulfil the position, applicants must hold a PhD degree in molecular biology, biochemistry or relevant field for no more than 6 years. Eligible applicants must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Belgium for more than 12 months during the 3 years preceding the start of the position. The ideal candidate should also have a strong background in hematopoiesis, cell and molecular biology, as well as expertise in cell transplantation and gene editing (CRISPR/Cas9). Previous experience working with zebrafish and with confocal microscopy are an asset but are not required. Good oral and written English language skills are essential.
How to Apply
Eligible individuals are encouraged to submit a motivation letter, a CV with publications and the name of at least 3 academic referees. Applications should be made by email to Valérie Wittamer at firstname.lastname@example.org