We are searching for highly motivated and experienced researcher with expertise in Genetics, Epigenetics, Molecular and Cell Biology, with a strong peer-reviewed publication record and professional references. The successful candidate will be expected to design and carry out experiments to test the biological relevance of candidate driver mutations derived from computational studies currently under way in the group. She/he is expected to work independently and collaboratively, primarily using human cell lines and ex vivo models, as needed to advance the project. Specific duties will include: cellular transgenesis and genome editing with the use of CRISPR/Cas9 technology; functional and biochemical essays; drug sensitivity tests; development and interpretation of high-throughput screening methods; and manuscript preparation in cooperation with the P.I. The successful candidate will be responsible for supervising and training other junior laboratory personnel, as needed.

Applications should include CV, letter of interest and the contact information for 2-3 referees and should be sent by e-mail to: irbjobs@irbbarcelona.org Reference: LAB/17/01

Deadline for applications: 23/03/2017

More information at https://www.irbbarcelona.org/en/about-us/jobs/research-associate-in-cancer-research-ref-lab1701