dimecres, 21 d’agost de 2013

FPU – PhD Position in Biomaterials for Regenerative Therapies (Ref. FPU-EE) per l'IBEC

Application Deadline: 31/08/2013

The Biomaterials for Regenerative Therapies group at the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC) islooking for a PhD candidate to apply for the next 2013 FPU call from the Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad.

Tasks and responsibilities:
  • Development of biodegradable and bioactive materials and 3D structures/templates for tissue regeneration.
  • Physico-chemical characterization of different biomaterials and 3D structures.
  • Nanoscale engineering of biomimetic structures and surfaces cues from the extracellular matrix.
  • Characterization and interpretation of biologic interactions at the biomaterial-cell interface.

Requirements for candidates:
  • Degree and master in chemistry, physics, materials science or a related subject (nanotechnology, biomedicalengineering, biotechnology, biology or pharmacy).
  • Very good academic record (>2 for 1-4 system, or >7.5 for 1-10 system).
  • High level of English.
  • Availability to perform research stages in International Centers.
  • Resolution to accomplish goals within deadlines.
  • Willingness to explore and create new knowledge.
  • High motivation and ability to be involved in a multidisciplinary team.
  • Excellent team working and communication skills.
  • Applying for the next FPU call from the Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad.

We Offer:
- Stimulating, interdisciplinary research and high quality international scientific environment.

Interested applicants should send their CV, cover letter and references to: jobs@ibecbarcelona.eu, before 31/08/2013 (Reference: FPU-EE).