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09 universite bordeaux  

Project Title: 
Role of glycerol in the biology of trypanosomes.

Project leader:
Dr Frédéric Bringaud of the laboratory "Microbiologie Fondamentale et Pathogénicité" (MFP, UMR5234 Bordeaux University/CNRS) Bordeaux, france

Qualification and experience: 
A highly motivated candidate with possibly good knowledge in the biology of parasites.

Questions and applications ?
Please send a cover letter as soon as possible detailing motivation and research interests, a concise summary of previous research activities, a complete CV and contact information for three referees to Frédéric Bringaud Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser.

pdfPostdoc_announcement_Bringaud2021.pdf

06 Pasteur  

Project Title: 
EvoLeish: Mapping mechanisms of evolutionary adaptation underlying fitness gain in New World L. infantum strains’.

Project leader:
Dr Gerald Späth, Research Director, Institut Pasteur Paris (France) | Head, Molecular Parasitology and Signaling Unit Director, Department of Parasites and Insect Vectors

Qualification and experience: 
Successful candidates should be familiar with standard molecular biology approaches (PCR, cloning, transfection) and tissue culture. Prior experience with Leishmania is not mandatory but useful.

Questions and applications ?
Interested candidates should send letter of motivation, CV and the names of three referees for recommendation letters to Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser.. The position will be filled by April 1st 2022.

pdfPostDoc_announcement_PTR425.pdf

06 Pasteur  

Project Title: 
Epigenetics of the malaria parasite.

Project leader:
Jessica Bryant (Institut Pasteur, Paris, France)

Qualification and experience: 
Skilled, enthusiastic, and highly motivated researcher who wants to be at the exciting intersection of epigenetics and parasitology, with a strong background in molecular biology and/or bioinformatics

Questions and applications ?
Your CV, the names and contact information of three references, and a motivation letter should be sent to: Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser..

Application deadline
October 1st, 2021

More details
https://research.pasteur.fr/en/job/postdoc-position-epigenetics-of-the-malaria-parasite/

logo cochin  

Project Title: 
Uncover new insights into the processes by which Plasmodium parasites remodel erythroblasts.

Project leader:
Dr Catherine Lavazec (Institut Cochin, Paris, France)

Qualification and experience: 
Applicants should have a proven track record in cell biology. Applicants are expected to carry on experiments that involve cellular imaging, while working closely with other teams who bring skills in biophysics and electrophysiology. Motivation to work in a multidisciplinary team is essential. Experience in parasitology and/or cellular imaging is a plus.

Questions and applications ?
Applications must include a cover letter with a brief statement of research experience, technical expertise and interests, a CV, a list of publications and contact details of two referees. They should be sent to: Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser..

Application deadline
September 1st, 2021 - Contract will start in November/December 2021.

pdfAnnonce_post-doc_Lavazec_lab.pdf

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Project Title: 
Study of heat shock signaling and response in African trypanosomes using proteomic and genetic approaches.

Project leader:
Dr Mick Urbaniak (Senior Lecturer, Division of Biomedical and Life Sciences at Lancaster University, UK.)

Qualification and experience: 
You are required to have a PhD in Biochemistry or a related subject, and a strong background in either trypanosome cell biology or quantitative proteomics. Experience of molecular biology, cell culture techniques, and the analysis and interpretation of data is essential. Experience of working with the African trypanosomes Trypanosoma brucei and Trypanosoma congolense, RNA and proteomic techniques would be an advantage, although training will be given.

Questions and applications ?
Informal enquiries are welcomed, please contact Dr Mick Urbaniak: Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser..

Online application: https://hr-jobs.lancs.ac.uk/Logon/?jobId=6920

For details on the Postdoc application process and requirements please visit: https://hr-jobs.lancs.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?ref=A3420