Institut de Biologie StructuraleGrenoble / France

Post-doctoral position for the SAGAG group

The SAGAG group is hiring a Post-doctoral researcher (24 months contract) to study the structure-function relationships of proteins involved in signaling between neurons and glial cells during neuronal remodeling.

Please find more information in the attached pdf.

Qualifications : The candidate should hold a recently obtained PhD degree

Profil : The candidate should have :
- Proven experience in protein expression, purification and characterization
- Experience in structural biology
- Prior experience in glycobiology would be a plus.
- Good written and oral communication skills in English ; knowledge of French is not required.
- Ability to work independently, but in close collaboration with collaborators and other laboratory members.
- The successful applicant will have ample opportunity to develop additional skills in post

Laboratory : Structure and Activity of Glycosaminoglycans Group (SAGAG)

Expected of beginning : June 01, 2022

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Post-doctoral position for the ELMA group

A 22 months ANR funded postdoctoral researcher position is available in the Extremophiles and Large Molecular Assemblies Group to decipher allostery in a large family of enzymes by X-ray crystallography, in a collaborative project with NMR, simulation and biophysics.

Qualifications : The candidate should hold a PhD degree with a strong background in structural biology or biophysics.

Profil : Excellent knowledge of crystallography and biochemistry
- Proven experience in protein crystallography.
- Proficiency in protein biochemistry - purification and characterization (affinity purification, SEC etc),
circular dichroism, spectrophotometric measurements.
- Teamwork on specific projects.
- Rigor and good organization in the planning and execution of experiments. Ability to synthesize the
advances obtained
- Intellectual curiosity with the possibility of broadening one’s fields of competence
- In addition, the candidate should have excellent written and oral communication skills in English
The work schedule is spread over the week, but may require occasional weekend work.

Laboratory : Extremophiles and Large Molecular Assemblies Group (ELMA)

Application Deadline : End of June 2022

Expected date of employment : September 1, 2022 - June 30, 2024.

Please find more information in the attached PDF (you can also contact D. Madern)

To know more and apply