Short-term Fellowship

Duty Station: Trieste, Italy

Closing date: 12 April 2020

A short-term Fellowship is available for 6 months starting tentatively May 2020 in the Laboratory of Molecular Virology of the ICGEB Trieste. The Fellowship is on the external Grant of Autonomous Region Friuli Venezia Giulia (Programme “INTERREG Italia-Slovenia” 2014-2020) for the Project “IMBI: Diagnosi di infezioni prostetiche in ortopedia con metodi innovative basati sull’uso di batteriofagi”.

The ideal candidate is a highly motivated graduate student with the equivalent of a Master’s Degree (Laurea Magistrale) in Life Sciences, and with a strong interest in molecular virology. ready to start working immediately.

The candidate will be involved in assisting senior researchers in WP3.2 activities – development of methods to detect bacteriophages – by engineering both a colorcoded and a barcoded reporter system.

Interested candidates are invited to send their CV and references to fellowships@icgeb.org (with email subject INTERREG IMBI JUNIOR) not later than 12th April, 2020.