Agia Paraskevi: 28-09-2012


Announcement for postdoctoral researcher

The Protein Chemistry laboratory of the National Center for Scientific Research Demokritos is looking for a postdoctoral researcher to work on a research project funded by the General Secreteriat for Research and Technology entitled “Antigenic peptide editing by aminopeptidases: A novel paradigm of immune system variability provides opportunities for the pharmacological manipulation of the immune response” (project no. 986). The position is for 1 year, renewable for up to 3 years in total.

Requested qualifications:

Candidates are expected to have a PhD degree in a field related to biomedical sciences such as Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, or Molecular Biology. Extensive experience in the following experimental techniques is necessary and should be documented by the participation of the candidate as primary author in original peer-reviewed papers in high-impact international journals: molecular biology techniques (expression vector construction, site-directed mutagenesis), eukaryotic cell culture, recombinant protein expression and purification as well as enzymatic and spectroscopic assays.

Applications have to be addressed to:


Efstratios Stratikos, PhD
Senior Researcher
National Centre for Scientific Research "Demokritos" - IRRP
Agia Paraskevi Attikis 15310
Athens, Greece
+ 30-210-6503918 (phone)
+ 30-210-6543526 (fax)