The Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology PAS is seeking a candidate for the position of: Technical Researcher at the Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology


The Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology PAS is seeking a candidate for the position of: Technical Researcher at the Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology


Number of available positions: 1

Place of work: Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, PAS, Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology

Researcher career profiles (R1-R4): R1
Field of science: Biology

Type of recruitment: the consortium project ERA-NET TransCan3


Job description:

We seek a highly motivated and enthusiastic Technical Researcher at the Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Polish Academy of Sciences. The position is in the consortium project ERA-NET TransCan3: “Invigorating immunity against brain metastases in lung and breast cancer patients”. The exciting interdisciplinary project will be carried out in a collaboration with Dr. Martina Seifert, German Cancer Research Center, Christel Herold-Mende, University of Heidelberg, Neta Erez, Tel Aviv University, Manuela Zucknick, University of Oslo. The international consortium will perform an interdisciplinary research using sc-omics on primary tumor tissues and in vitro model systems such as patient-derived organoids (PDO) and in syngeneic mouse models of brain metastasis. The study will be carried out in the Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology (


  • Expertise in Biotechnology, Biology, Biomedicine, or related quantitative discipline obtained not earlier than 7 years before the engagement in the project (this period might be longer due to family reasons according to NCN rules).
  • Knowledge and familiarity with techniques in genomics. Expertise in genomics and single-cell profiling data analysis is highly appreciated.
  • Fluency in spoken and written English is required.

Scope of tasks:

  • Participation in the research project and attendance at team meetings to share results
  • Design, execute, analyze, and interpret experiments based on single-cell RNA-seq profiling and spatial transcriptomics.
  • Work with cell cultures and biochemical methods (gel shift, Western blotting)
  • Prepare and write scientific papers for leading journals

Employment conditions:

  • 14-month full time work contract
  • full-time employment
  • type of contract: temporary, Hours Per Week: 40
  • gross/gross salary (total employment cost) of 7 000 PLN per month (Total employment cost is the gross/gross amount including employer's expense. It would be the subject of taxes, social and health insurances and other legal deductions according to Polish law.
  • the starting date: July 1, 2023


Application procedure and deadline:

Closing date for applications: 30.06.2023 16:00

Send application directly to;


Required documents:

  • scientific curriculum vitae, including a list of scientific achievements (scholarships, publications, patents, conference presentations, etc.).
  • motivation letter
  • minimum one recommendation letter
  • a scan of the relevant diploma

Recruitment procedure:

  • The incomplete applications will be not considered.
  • The results of the competition are made public.
  • If the top candidate does not sign the contract, due to the resignation, we reserve the right to choose the second-best candidate.



Please include the following clause in your CV:

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Date of publication
13 June 2023