The newly created Dioscuri Centre for RNA-Protein Interactions in Human Health and Disease at the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IIMCB), Warsaw headed by Dr hab. Gracjan Michlewski is looking for PhD student.
You will join the Dioscuri Centre supported by the Max Planck Society, and the National Science Centre 2019/02/H/NZ1/00002. Dioscuri Centre of Scientific Excellence provides generous funding and mentoring to establish future-oriented research with international standards of scientific quality. It is inked to an internationally recognized researcher Prof. Juri Rappsilber from Berlin Technical University.
The project aims to uncover the roles of novel RNA-binding proteins in virus infections (including influenza A virus, coronavirus and other RNA viruses), identifying and characterizing RNA-binding proteins that interact with viral RNAs and testing their roles in innate immune pathways.
As a PhD student you will be responsible for performing experiments, analyzing data, collaborating with other team members, preforming literature search, participating in lab meeting, participating in national and international conferences as well as writing thesis and publications.
The admissions process is conducted through the Doctoral School website system. The PhD student can apply to this specific project carried out as part of the Warsaw-4-PhD doctoral school via website https://bit.ly/3tegzul (the application system will be activated from 24th May, deadline for sending application is 6th , June). For more information, please follow the link https://bit.ly/3g5tOtV
Candidates will be selected according to the procedure complying the rules for granting scholarships for young scientists in research projects funded by the National Science Centre (NCN Council Resolution No. 25/2019 dated March 14, 2019 r.), recruitment procedure for the Warsaw-4-PhD and the procedure complying with the rules of the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers as a part of HR Excellence in Research strategy https://bit.ly/3t96hMd .
Requirements for the candidate:
a) before the mid-term evaluation 3700 pln net/month;
b) after mid-term evaluation 4500 pln net/month
Deadline for applications is June 6th, 2021. The summer semester at the Doctoral School shall begin on October 1st, 2021.
How to apply: