Postdoc in Molecular Biology, Cell Biology or Genetics
Location: Basel, Switzerland
Type: Full Time
Years of Experience:
2 - 4
The Institute of Molecular and Clinical Ophthalmology Basel (IOB) is seeking a highly motivated Postdoc to join our multi-disciplinary team of scientists in the field of Molecular Biology and Molecular Genetics led by Professor Carlo Rivolta.
You will be performing independent research on the molecular components of hereditary blindness, by leading one of more original projects
PhD in the field of Biology, Biotechnology or any related field or MD degree
Extensive knowledge of standard molecular biology techniques and cell culture is required. Previous experience in immunofluorescence microscopy is a plus
Must be capable of performing forefront research independently or with minimal supervision
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
IOB is a research institute combining basic and clinical research. Its mission is to drive innovations in understanding vision and its diseases and to develop new therapies for vision loss.
At IOB, scientists in both basic and clinical research work together to increase the understanding of the fundamental structure, function, and disease mechanisms of the retina and other visual areas, and use the understanding gained to develop innovative treatments