Wetenschappelijk medewerker

Uiterste inschrijvingsdatum
Dec 09, 2019 23:59
GE38 - Vakgroep Structuur en Herstel van de Mens
Wetenschappelijk medewerker groep 3
Type contract
Bepaalde tijd
Master in Medicine, Biomedical Sciences or equivalent
Vacature type
Overig academisch personeel


The candidate will focus on studying the use of nuclear transfer for overcoming mitochondrial diseases or infertility disorders. This involves embryological/micromanipulation experiments and molecular techniques such as genetic screening by next generation sequencing. The research is situated in the context of overcoming mitochondrial disease transmission and and develop new methods of assisted reproductive technology.


A strong background and relevant experience in embryology (including micromanipulation) and/or molecular cell biology are necessary. Candidates should have a Diploma/Master's degree or the equivalent in (Molecular/Cell) Biology, Biotechnology, Genetics, Medicine or equivalent.


The position is available from 1/1/2020 to 30/6/2020. Application review begins immediately. Please submit your curriculum vitae before the 9th of December 2019, and a motivation letter outlining your research experience and career goals, and names and addresses of minimal two references to: Bjorn.Heindryckx@UGent.be