Jobs in Structural Biology and Related Fields


Postdoctoral Researcher


Jo┼żef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Application deadline: 30 Oct 2013


We are looking for a postdoctoral researcher for our Structural Biology Group at the Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular and structural Biology at Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia. We are studying human and mouse endosomal enzymes involved in protein degradation and immune response and proteins at the surface of pathogenic bacteria such as S. aureus and C. difficile.

We are looking for a self-initiative person, with a background in molecular biology, protein biochemistry, and macromolecular crystallography. Managing and communication skills for running a scientific project in a group environment are expected. Tentative start is January 1st, 2014.

 We offer excellent research opportunities and a stimulating environment for structural biology. Our laboratory is a member of a recently established Centre of Excellence for Integrated Approaches in Chemistry and Biology of Proteins and is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment for protein expression and biochemistry, X-ray crystallography, and mass spectrometry. Applications (including CV with publication list, research experience, copy of PhD certificate, and two persons with contact information for references) and contact information (E-mail, phone, or Skype) should be sent by mail or E-mail to Prof. Dr. Dusan Turk Jozef Stefan Institute, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular and Stuctural Biology, Jozef Stefan Instiutute, Jamova 39, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia