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CIC nanoGUNE: GROUP LEADER in Nanomedicine

Research Field: Physics 
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Job Summary

We are launching a new strategic research line in #NANOMEDICINE!

We are looking for candidates interested in advancing in novel lines of research in a multidisciplinary and collaborative environment: #MedicalDiagnostics #Therapeutics #DeviceTechnology #BiomedicalEngineering

This is your chance to take a big professional step by leading your own research group!

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#OPENPosition #GroupLeader #Nanotechnology #Research

Job Description

The Nanoscience Cooperative Research Center CIC nanoGUNE (, created with the mission of conducting world-class nanoscience research for the competitive growth of the Basque Country, member of the Basque Research and Technology Alliance (BRTA), and recognized by the Spanish Research Agency as a "Maria de Maeztu" center of excellence for the period 2022-2025, is currently looking for a


We invite applications for a group-leader position in the field of nanomedicine, with a focus on medical diagnostics, therapeutics, and/or device technology, including biomedical engineering. Of particular interest are research areas with connection to technology and with applications of interest for the medical community. A thematic overlap with at least some of nanoGUNE's already existing research groups would be desirable.

Candidates should have (i) an outstanding track record of impactful work in nanomedicine and (ii) the potential to attract public and private funding at the highest level. A track record of successful collaborative research with companies and/or medical practitioners will be highly valued. Proficency in spoken and written English is compulsory.

In addition to a start-up package, we offer an international and competitive environment, an excellently equipped state-of-the-art infrastructure, and the possibility to perform top-class research. We promote teamwork in a diverse and inclusive environment, and we welcome applicants without regard to disability, gender, nationality, race, religion, or sexual orientation. Female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

Candidates should forward their CV, a summary of research interests, and a list of at least three references through the form that is available at The selected candidate will be offered a position as Ikerbasque Research Associate or Ikerbasque Research Professor.

Closing date: 31 October 2022


(i) All applicants will receive an answer after the end of the selection process; but please note that due to the large number of submissions that are expected, we cannot provide individual feedback.

(ii) Additional information about nanoGUNE's commitment towards HR excellence in Research and Gender Equality is available on our website.

(iii) We encourage you to subscribe to our HR mailing list to receive information related to nanoGUNE's open positions and open calls for different training and talent attraction programs.


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Job Details

Type of Contract Temporary 
Status Full-time 
Hours Per Week 40  
Company/Institute Asociación CIC nanoGUNE 
Country SPAIN 
State/Province Gipuzkoa 
City Donostia/San Sebastián 

Organization/Institute Contact Data

Organization CIC nanoGUNE 
Organization/Institution Type Research Laboratory 
Faculty/Department/Research Lab New research line in NANOMEDICINE 
Country SPAIN 
City Donostia - San Sebastian 
State/Province Guipuzcoa 
Postal Code E-20018 
Street Tolosa Hiribidea, 76 
Phone +34943574000 
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Application Details

Envisaged Job Starting Date 2023-01-01 
Application Deadline 2022-10-31 
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