Date Posted: Jul 11, 2018
Application Deadline: Aug 20, 2018
A postdoctoral fellowship is available in the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Ribeirão Preto, University of São Paulo, city Ribeirão Preto – Brazil, for a highly motivated candidate who is interested in Molecular Oncology focused in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma and cellular signaling by sphingolipids and SET protein associated to cancer progression and new therapeutic strategies.
Candidates who have a PhD degree in the Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or related disciplines can apply for this PD Fellowship. Candidates must have a solid background in molecular and cell biology in cancer. Experience in biological and molecular assays (RNA, DNA, protein analysis; ChIP-Seq, human cell culture) and animal experimentation skills are necessary for this position.
The Fellowship is tenable for one year, but should be extended for up to two years depending on the applicant’s progress.
Applications must include a cover letter justifying your interest and contributions for the research project and group, curriculum vitae, two recommendation letters by professors/reseachers, and details of three contactable referees. All documents must be send as one pdf file to: email@example.com. The Research project Coordinator is Professor Andréia Machado Leopoldino.
The selected candidate will receive a FAPESP’s Post-Doctoral fellowship and the amount is R$ 7,174.80 (Brazilian Real) monthly and a research contingency fund, equivalent to 15% of the annual value of the fellowship which should be spent in items directly related to the research project.