Postdoc Position

Universities and Institutes of Czech

Czech Republic

December 17, 2021


  • Organisation/Company: Biofyzikální ústav Akademie věd ČR, v. v. i.
  • Research Field: Biological sciences › Biology
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1) Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • Application Deadline: 17/12/2021 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Czech Republic › Brno
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • Offer Starting Date: 01/01/2022
  • We are an established research team interested in the function and evolution of telomere and telomerase in plants. We focus on telomerase function during plant growth and vegetative development as well as on telomerase interactions in vivo and in vitro to establish working models. The successful candidates will join projects that combine methodical approaches of plant developmental genetics, molecular biology, microscopy and genetics.


  • PhD in molecular biology, genetics, or biochemistry (previous experience with plant models and/or microscopy is a plus), PhD thesis defence in early 2022 is acceptable
  • Publication track record
  • Experience in using standard molecular biology/biochemistry methods
  • Proficiency in English –oral and written
  • Openness to learn new techniques
  • Active attitude to problem-solving, ability to work in a team
  • Independent thinking & passion for science
  • Offer:

  • Cutting-edge research projects
  • Professional career development & soft skills
  • International collaboration & visibility
  • English speaking, stimulating and friendly environment
  • Benefits package (5 weeks of paid holiday, institute canteen, children and sport facilities)
  • Work-life balance in university city offering options for outdoor and cultural activities
  • Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Biofyzikální ústav Akademie věd ČR, v. v. i.
  • Department: Department of Cell Biology and Radiobiology
  • Organisation Type: Public Research Institution
  • Website: https: // www.
  • E-Mail:
  • Country: Czech Republic
  • City: Brno
  • State/Province: Czech republic
  • Postal Code: 612 65
  • Street: Královopolská 2590/135