Postdoctoral Researcher in Mitochondrial Biogenesis, Warsaw, Poland

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Postdoctoral Researcher in Mitochondrial Biogenesis: The International Institute of Molecular Mechanisms and Machines (IMol), Polish Academy of Sciences, is seeking a highly motivated Postdoctoral Researcher to join the Laboratory of Mitochondrial Biogenesis. The successful candidate will work on the project “Mitochondrial import pathways of viral proteins,” exploring and characterizing mechanisms of translocation of viral proteins to mitochondria.

Summary Table:

Organisation/CompanyInternational Institute of Molecular Mechanisms and Machines, Polish Academy of Sciences (IMol)
Research FieldBiological Sciences » Biology
Researcher ProfileRecognised Researcher (R2)
Application Deadline15 Jul 2024 – 23:59 (Europe/Warsaw)
Type of ContractTemporary
Job StatusFull-time
Hours Per Week40
Offer Starting Date1 Aug 2024
EU Research FrameworkNot funded by a EU programme
Reference NumberPostdoc Opus18MW 05 2024
Research AreaMolecular Biology, Genetics, Biochemistry
LocationWarsaw, Poland

Designation: Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Area: Molecular Biology, Genetics, Biochemistry

Location: Warsaw, Poland


  • Doctoral degree in molecular biology, genetics, or biochemistry
  • Strong publication record and experimental training
  • Ability to work both independently and as a part of a team
  • Ability to communicate fluently in English (written and spoken)
  • Strong motivation, creativity, and analytical thinking
  • Research experience in another area of molecular biology will be advantageous

Job Description:

  • Conduct experiments using biochemical, cell, and molecular biology techniques
  • Design experiments and analyze data
  • Write manuscripts
  • Participate in the supervision of MSc and PhD students
  • Assist in the preparation of grant applications
  • Actively participate in lab meetings, scientific seminars, and conferences

What We Offer:

  • Work in an active team within an excellent scientific environment
  • Access to state-of-the-art equipment and facilities
  • Participation in courses and conferences
  • Comprehensive training in biochemistry, cell, and molecular biology techniques
  • Full-time, fixed-term contract with remuneration of approximately 6,900 PLN net/month

How to Apply: Please apply by sending the following required documents combined into one PDF:

  • Motivation letter
  • CV
  • List of publications and conferences attended
  • Contact details of a person who can provide references (preferably PhD supervisor)

Apply through this form: Application Form

Last Date for Application: 15 July 2024 – 23:59 (Europe/Warsaw)

Additional Information:

  • Work Location: IMol PAS, Warsaw, Poland
  • Number of Positions Available: 1

For more information and to apply, visit: IMol Application Page



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