Research Group Leader in Life Sciences
Central European Institute of Technology of the Masaryk University (CEITEC MU), Brno, Czech Republic
CEITEC MU is the Czech Republic´s flagship bio-medical research institution renowned for its cutting-edge core facilities and unparalleled access to state-of-the-art scientific equipment. CEITEC MU values its people and provides a supportive and stimulating environment with a culture of open communication and equal opportunities. The institute is a proud holder of the HR Excellence in Research award.
About this position
Are you a passionate and inquisitive researcher eager to establish your independent research group? We are seeking a curiosity-driven individual to lead groundbreaking research in areas of Structural and Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Plant Biology, Molecular Medicine, and Neurosciences.
As a Research Group Leader, you will benefit from research infrastructure at CEITEC core facilities (https: // www. ceitec.eu/core-facilities/) and collaboration with CEITEC research groups (https: // www. ceitec.eu/research/). You will have the opportunity to recruit your research team and design and define your scientific objectives in line with the vision and strategic priorities of CEITEC. You will become a valued member of our scientific community and work as an active scientist alongside 28 other research group leaders.
The position is funded through the institution's start-up package. Successful candidate will be evaluated after 5-7 years for promotion to a senior research group leader position. During this period candidates are anticipated to apply for prestigious individual research grants and establish independent line of research demonstrated by major publications.
What else do you need to know
Application Deadline: 14/04/2024
Assessment of Applications: on an ongoing basis
Expected Start Date: 2025
Applications including a CV, list of publications, description of skills and experience related to the advertised position, 2-page outlook of future research interests, and contacts for at least two references, should be sent via e-application below.
For informal inquiries about the position and CEITEC MU, or in the case of difficulties with the e-application, please contact: [email protected]
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In justified cases, the job announcer can extend, interrupt or cancel the selection procedure.