IRB Barcelona is a world-class research centre devoted to understanding fundamental questions about human health and disease. Created in 2005 by the Generalitat de Catalunya (Government of Catalonia) and the University of Barcelona, IRB Barcelona is a Severo Ochoa Centre of Excellence—a seal that was awarded in 2011.
The institute is devoted to conducting research of excellence in biomedicine and to transferring results to clinical practice, thus improving people’s quality of life, while simultaneously promoting the training of outstanding researchers, technology transfer, and public communication of science. Its 29 laboratories and 7 core facilities address basic questions in biology, chemistry and medicine.
IRB is opening a call for Postdoctoral Candidates to apply for the CRIS Postdoc Talent Programme 2023, a grant initiative aimed at supporting postdoctoral researchers engaged in the development of new cancer therapies. Postdoctoral candidates are encouraged to look at the list of IRB labs currently accepting CRIS fellows (see below) to identify research areas that align with their interests and find a suitable IRB supervisor.
To apply: contact us by 2 June 2023
Call deadline: 15 June 2023
Please confirm that you meet the eligibility criteria for this call before applying
- Ph.D. obtained between January 2013 and December 2019.
- To have at least 5 papers published, 2 of them as first author in Q1 scientific journals.
- A demonstrable research stay of at least 12 months in a foreign institute.
- There are no nationality restrictions.
More info at: CRIS Postdoc Talent Programme 2023.
How to apply
IRB Barcelona invites Postdoctoral Fellows to apply for CRIS Postdoc Talent Programme 2023 in the referenced labs hereunder:
Colorectal Cancer Laboratory
PI: Eduard Batlle
Keywords: colorectal cancer, metastasis, plasticity, immune evasion.
If interested in applying for a postdoc opening in this lab please contact Eduard Batlle at email@example.com.
Signalling and Cell Cycle Laboratory
PI: Angel R. Nebreda
Keywords: p38 MAPK, signaling network, cancer cell homeostasis, chemotherapy resistance, tumor microenvironment.
If interested in applying for a postdoc opening in this lab please contact the IRB Barcelona recruitment team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Innate Immune Biology Laboratory
PI: Stefanie Wculek
Keywords: dendritic cells, neutrophils, macrophages, immunometabolism, cancer.
If interested in applying for a postdoc opening in this lab please contact Stefanie Wculek at email@example.com.
Candidates will be selected based on their CV and experience.