Job opening: posdoc researcher – Apicomplexan Biology Lab

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The Research Laboratory on Apicomplexan Biology at the Institut Pasteur Montevideo announces the opening of a postdoctoral position.

Qualification requirements:

We are searching for a researcher holding a PhD degree in the field of molecular biology or cell biology.



Previous experience in cell culture, genetic manipulation, CRISPR/Cas, bioinformatics, proteomics and/or microscopy are ideal. However, other expertise profiles will be equally considered.

Work duties:

The selected a post-doctoral researcher will be in charge of conducting research activities related to the project titled “Functional analysis of novel centrosomal and basal body components of two human parasitic protozoa.”


Terms of employment:

This is a full-time, fixed-term employment of 3 years.


How to apply:

Applications written in English or Spanish, will be made through this link and should include

  1. Motivation letter.
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. A maximum of three reference letters.

Deadline:  September 1st, 2021.

The Institut Pasteur de Montevideo is an institution committed to promoting an organizational culture based in gender equality. The Institution adheres to Law Nº 17.817 on the fight against racism, xenophobia and all other forms of discrimination, and Law No. 18.104 on equal rights and opportunities between men and women.