The Protein Folding and Conformational Diseases group at Institute of Biotechnology and
Biomedicine/Dep. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) offers two predoctoral contracts beginning in July/September 2014 (one year each) in the context of the EU-project NEUROMED: Diagnostic and Molecular Fight against Three Neurodegenerative Disorders: Parkinson, Phenylketonuria and Transthyretin related amyloidosis.
For the position it is a plus to have excellent academic qualifications (2.5 or higher). You should have finished, or finish during the present year, your Master Degree. You should have a strong interest in neurodegenerative disorders, expertise in cloning, protein expression and purification and good communications skills. We offer training in Molecular Biology and/or Protein Chemistry and/or Biophysics and/or Cell Biology and the possibility to follow up the PhD upon exhaustion of the contract.
Qualified applicants should submit an application by email, including a CV and academic
qualifications to Salvador Ventura (