Call 04-23: technical assistant – Recombinant Proteins Unit – IP Montevideo

The Recombinant Protein Unit of the Institut Pasteur of Montevideo is calling for applications for the position of Technical Assistant with a working load of 30 hours per week.

Training accomplished

We are looking for people with a background in Biology, Human Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry or similar. A Master’s degree would be an asset.


The person should have previous experience of laboratory work, particularly in expression techniques, purification and characterisation of recombinant proteins.


The successful candidate will join the unit’s pipeline projects focused on the expression of potential vaccine candidates and will be in charge of protein expression and purification tasks as well as participating in the rational design of proteins together with the unit’s team.


Remuneration will be available on our website (pro-rated at 30 hours per week).


The position will have a duration of 7 months.

We invite interested people to apply through the following link attaching the following documentation in .pdf format:

1) Motivation letter
2) CV (maximum three pages)

Deadline: 12th May, 2023.

In the event of any inconvenience that arises when completing the application form, we appreciate the sending of an email to the address:

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