Postdoctoral Position in the Area of Live-Cell Fluorescence Imaging

Skolkovo, Russia
31 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Dec 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Center of Life Sciences at Skoltech

The Center of Life Sciences at the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech), is inviting applications for one full-time postdoctoral position. The Research Group of Prof. Konstantin Lukyanov seeks for an excellent candidate with PhD in biology or chemistry to work on development of advanced methods of fluorescence labeling and imaging of biological models. Suitable applicants are expected to have expertise in the following areas:

  • Genetic engineering
  • Mammalian cell culture
  • Fluorescence microscopy
  • Image data processing (desirable)

The postdoc will also have a chance to mentor MS and PhD students at the Institute and support course teaching for her or his professional development. Skoltech is an international university with English as working language, so good English skills are mandatory.

A highly competitive salary is provided, in addition to medical insurance.

The position is open from January 2019 for 2.5 years with a possibility for further prolongation depending on performance and fund availability. Before the opening of the new laboratory building at Skoltech, work will be carried out at the Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry.

Deadline for application: 31th December 2018.

To apply, please send your Curriculum Vitae and motivation letter to