Post Doctoral fellow position in Chemical Biology of Nucleic Acids

Post Doctoral fellow position in Chemical Biology of Nucleic Acids

Post Doctoral fellow position in Chemical Biology of Nucleic Acids
Orsay

A two-years post-doctoral position is currently available in the laboratory of Chemistry, Modelling and Imaging for Biology (CMIB) In the team of Dr. Marie-Paule Teulade-Fichou (http//CMIB.curie.fr) Institut Curie. The laboratory is located at the research center of the Institut Curie on the campus of Orsay (Paris-Saclay University- south of Paris, France).

Job description: The candidate will be working on the chemistry and chemical biology of compounds interacting with G-quadruplex nucleic acids (DNA and RNA) in the aim developing new probes and anticancer drugs.

Eligibility: The candidate must hold a PhD in organic chemistry/chemical biology with experience in the design and biophysical measurements of drug/DNA interactions. Background in optical spectroscopy (fluorescence and UV-vis) and in fluorescence imaging in cells would be welcome. The candidate should be a highly motivated person able to work independently. He/she will have the opportunity to develop advanced laboratory skills through access to the core facilities of the Institut Curie (https://science.institut-curie.org/platforms/) and through work in collaboration with teams in France and abroad.

Application procedure: Candidates must send their application via e-mail as a single PDF attachement including: CV with list of publications, motivation letter describing previous research work/experience and contact information for 2-3 referees. The file should be sent to Dr. Marie-Paule Teulade-Fichou / mp.teulade-fichou@curie.fr

Starting date: 1rst February 2019. Interview in the laboratory or by skype by mid-January.

Dr. Marie-Paule Teulade-Fichou
Research Director CNRS
Director of the CMIB Laboratory
UMR9187-U1196, Institut Curie
Campus Universitaire, Bat 110
91405 Orsay, France
Tel: +33 (0)1 69 86 30 86 (31 90 / Office secretary)