PhD student Cellular Neuroscience
Your challenge This project uses cultured rodent and human neurons, and modern genome editing to delete/modify candidate genes or introduce/correct disease- …
- De Boelelaan, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland
- Tijdelijk contract / Tijdelijke opdracht
- Uren per week:
- 36 uur
- € 2279 - € 2919 per maand
This project uses cultured rodent and human neurons, and modern genome editing to delete/modify candidate genes or introduce/correct disease-relevant variation. As main analysis tools, you will primarily use life cell imaging and cellular trafficking assays in vivo and in vitro. You will be part of (inter-)national research networks and will be able to exploit a variety of other analysis methods available within the networks. All projects are based in Amsterdam and you will work primarily in Amsterdam with regular visits to the participating labs. You will be trained on site and in specialized courses on campus and through the graduate school.
We are looking for candidates that hold, or will soon hold, a master degree in (Medical) Biology, Biophysics or Physics, preferably with hands-on experience in (neuronal) cell culture and microscopy, and a strong motivation to pursue a career in science. Experience with live cell imaging is an advantage.
Salary Scale OIO: 2279 tot 2919 euro gross when employed full-time (depending on qualifications and experience).
In addition to a good base salary, we offer, amongst others, an 8,3% end-of-year bonus and 8% holiday pay. For more information on our fringe benefits, please see our benefits www.werkenbijvumc.nl/vumc/arbeidsvoorwaarden/
For Dutch citizens it is mandatory to provide a VOG (Verklaring Omtrent Gedrag).
Please send cv and cover letter together as one PDF.
Don’t hesitate to call or email us! If you’re interested about this position, you can contact Prof. dr. Matthijs Verhage (project leader), via telephone number 020-598 6936. If you need more information about the application procedure, contact Dionne Mooijer, corporate recruiter at 020-444 5635. You can apply till 19 June 2018 by using the apply button.
Acquisition based on this vacancy is not appreciated.