Technical research assistant position

A senior technical research assistant position is available at the Biochemistry and Structural Biology Unit of the Department of Experimental Oncology (https://www.research.ieo.it/research-and-technology/technological-units/biochemistry-and-structural-biology-unit/).

The ideal candidate has a Master/PhD degree in Chemistry, Biotechnology or Biology, with strong interest in biochemistry and structural biology. We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated person, with good organisational and relational skills, and a good knowledge of English.

She/he will take care of assisting scientists collaborating with the Unit in macromolecular samples purification, characterisation and crystallisation, managing sample shipment to synchrotrons, supervising instrumentation usage and maintenance. The Unit is setting up a Cryo-EM lab with an in-house VitroBot blotting device and external Electron Microscopy access, which the candidate is expected to manage. Experience in setting up grids and Cryo-EM data collection will be a distinguishing skill. 

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