Post-doc Vascular Inflammation, SARS-COV-2

  • Salary: Competitive
  • REF Number: 00048738
  • Consultant: Adrien Guimard
  • Contact: 0044 (0) 1438 870 027
  • Date Published: 21.08.2020
  • Closed Date: 18.09.2020
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  • Location: Bern,
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Post-doc Vascular Inflammation, SARS-COV-2 - Bern

CK QLS are recruiting for a qualified person in Science to join a company in the Healthcare industry at their site based in Bern on a contract basis for 2 years.

The Role: You will be engagedin the SNSF funded National Research Program 78 on COVID-19. "CoVasc: Unravelling consequences of SARS-CoV-2 mediated inflammatory immune responses in heart and vasculature".

SARS-CoV-2 mediated cardiovascular complications are important in COVID-19 pathophysiology and need to be understood in more detail.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Investigating SARS-CoV-2 mediated long-term consequences of vascular functions and cell specific effects of ACE2 in mouse models of cardiovascular disease.Your Background: In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • PhD in immunology, vascular biology or biomedical research and ideally have experience with mouse models and viral pathogens at biological safety level 2 or 3 and 'omics' techniques (e.g. RNAseq).

  • Motivation to pursue team-oriented research and English language skills are essential.

The Benefits: Stimulating, cooperative, and supportive environment and close collaborations between the groups and international research teams.

Apply: For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Adrien Guimard on 0044 (0) 1438 870 027 or email, quoting job ref 48738.Please could you send any correspondence in English.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in Switzerland.

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