Call 04-22: Assistant Researcher – Host-Pathogen Interactions Lab – IP Montevideo

The Host-Pathogen Interactions Laboratory at Institut Pasteur de Montevideo invites candidates to occupy the position of Assistant Researcher.

Training accomplished

We orient the search to people with doctoral, postdoctoral or equivalent training in the area of ​​biological or biomedical sciences.


Previous experience in molecular biology and regulation of gene expression will be especially valued.


The selected person will participate in a project related to the regulation of gene expression in trypanosomatids, and will have main responsibilities providing support to experimental work, bibliographic review and writing of scientific articles.


It is a position of high dedication. The remuneration can be consulted on our website.


It will have a minimum duration of 1 year, with the possibility of an annual extension.

Interested persons should request through this link:, in pdf format, the following documents:

a) Motivation letter explaining the current situation and academic interests (maximum 1 page)

b) Curriculum Vitae

c) Name and contact of at least two people as a reference.

The deadline for receiving applications ends on March 16, 2022.

If you have any questions about the call, you can direct your emails to

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