Head Of Protein Production

Universities and Institutes of Czech

Czech Republic

January 31, 2022


  • Organisation/Company: Institute of Biotechnology of the Czech Academy of Sciences
  • Research Field: Biological sciences
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • Application Deadline: 31/01/2022 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Czech Republic › Vestec, Prague - west
  • Type Of Contract: To be defined
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • We are looking for an expert in recombinant protein production to lead the protein production of the Centre of Molecular Structure, a part of the Czech infrastructure CIISB and of the European infrastructure Instruct-ERIC.

    We offer attractive work lying in design and management of projects utilizing services of cloning, recombinant protein expression and purification for user projects, development of methods and offering expertise to the scientific community.

    The main responsibility lies in project design and communication with facility users, applying expertise in the field of recombinant protein production, overseeing of project workflow, reporting and providing output to the users. The head of the facility is expected to actively participate in the facility operations and to drive the facility development in the context of the national and European research infrastructures.

    The Centre of Molecular Structure as a part of the Czech Infrastructure for Integrative Structural Biology, https: // www. ciisb.org/, and of the European infrastructure Instruct-ERIC, https: // instruct-eric.eu/ , is focused on provision of open access to structural biology techniques across Europe with a strong accent on individual approach to the user projects.

    For details about the role, structure, equipment, and services provided by the Centre of Molecular Structure refer to the web pages at https: // www. ibt.cas.cz/en/core-facilities/centre-of-molecular-structure/.

    Offer Requirements
  • ENGLISH: Good

  • Proven experience in DNA cloning, recombinant protein expression and purification
  • University education with PhD degree in molecular biology or biochemistry or structural biology or closely related fields
  • Excellent communication skills and teamwork
  • English, written and spoken
  • Publication activity in the field is an advantage
  • Readiness for high workload
  • Good repute
  • Start date: upon agreement during 2022

    Fulltime position is offered.

    Workplace location: Vestec near Praha

    Send written applications including a motivation letter and a professional CV, either in printed form to address: Institute of Biotechnology of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prumyslova 595, 252 50 Vestec, Czech Republic, or in electronic form to the following e-mail address: dohnalek@ibt.cas.cz.

    Deadline for applications: 31. 1. 2022

    More details on the processing of personal data are available on the website:

    https: // www. ibt.cas.cz/cs/o-ustavu/oficialni-dokumenty/gdpr/.

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Institute of Biotechnology of the Czech Academy of Sciences
  • Organisation Type: Public Research Institution
  • Website: https:// www. ibt.cas.cz/en
  • E-Mail: dohnalek@ibt.cas.cz
  • Country: Czech Republic
  • City: Vestec, Prague - west
  • Postal Code: 252 50
  • Street: BIOCEV Campus, Průmyslová 595