BIOTEC is seeking post-doctoral researchers in areas of Molecular biology/ Genetics and Cell biology/ Molecular Biology of yeast or eukaryotes/ Malaria parasites.
Position 1. Identification of novel drug resistance genes in malaria parasites
Job description:The candidate will join the current research team to identify novel drug resistance gene in malaria parasites. The activities include testing of parasites, monitoring of its antimalarial resistance in vitro, generation of the parasite’s gene library, transfection of Plasmodium parasites, selection of drug resistance parasites and identification of drug resistance genes.
Eligibility/Specific Qualifications:Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Molecular biology, Genetics, Cell biology or related fields. Previous experience working in parasitology, especially malaria, is a plus, but not a must.
Position 2. Development of a protein secretion system with enhanced recombinant protein production in Thai isolated thermotolerant yeast.
Eligibility/Specific Qualifications:Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology of yeast or eukaryotes.
The positions are open to Thai and international applicants. To apply, please submit the Application Form, Transcript of Doctorate, Abstract of Dissertation, Statement of Intent and Three Recommendation Letters (should be sent directly to BIOTEC by the person providing the reference) to:
Post Doctoral Scholarship Program
BIOTEC Research Unit Coordination Division
National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC)
113 Thailand Science Park
Khlong Nueng, Khlong Luang
Pathum Thani, 12120, Thailand
Tel: +66 (0) 2564 6700 ext 3154
Fax: +66 (0) 2564 6707
Posted on 9 July 2013