Call 13-22: postgraduate student – Virus-Cell Interactions Lab – IP Montevideo

The Virus-Cell Interactions Laboratory of the Institut Pasteur de Montevideo is calling for applications for postgraduate studies, 30 hours per week, within the framework of a grant from the Comisión Académica de Posgrado (CAP).

Training accomplished

We are looking for professionals enrolled in a postgraduate course at Udelar (master or doctorate) in the areas of Microbiology, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Genetics, Immunology, and related areas.


Experience in cell culture, molecular biology and immunodetection techniques, viral quantification and work with experimental animals will be considered as appropriate but not exclusive.


The successful candidate will be responsible for developing his/her postgraduate thesis within the framework of a research project focused on the analysis of cellular proteins with modulatory activity on viral entry and inflammatory response.


CAP postgraduate scholarship.


The scholarship has a duration of two years for the master’s level and three years for the doctoral level.


  • Have a budgeted or project position provided by open call at Udelar.
  • Be enrolled in a postgraduate programme at Udelar.
  • Submission to a CAP scholarship.

Interested persons can apply through this link by completing the required information and attaching the following documents in pdf format:

a) CV with the following information:

  • Personal data
  • Academic training
  • Work history
  • Publications.

b) Motivation letter (1 page max.)

Deadline: Friday, 26th August, 2022.

Bases of the call for applications CAP website.

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

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