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Call for expression of interests of candidates for Ikerbasque Fellow Tenure-Track position

Research Field: Biological sciences 
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Job Summary

Ikerbasque - the Basque Foundation for Science, has launched a new call to support 5-year tenure-track contracts, within the Ikerbasque Research Fellow program. CIC biomaGUNE is actively seeking to welcome outstanding candidates working in Synthetic Bioengineering for biomedical applications.

Job Description

We are looking for candidates with a strong track record in the broad field of Biomaterials Engineering. Experience in the design of biomaterials, bioprinting, flexible materials, artificial scaffolds, and 3D functional engineered models, aiming at the understanding and control of the material properties for biomedical applications will be valued.

These five-year Fellowships are directed to promising young researchers; and intend to offer a track towards a PI role and independent research. Ikerbasque researchers are encouraged to apply for financial support in national and international competitive calls to lead R&D projects and to develop their own activity and research agenda. Ikerbasque is committed to offer a long-term career to the research community: Fellows in their 5th year can be assessed for a permanent position.

The applicants must have their PhD completed between 01/01/2013 and 31/12/2021.

Applications from women are especially welcomed. The eligibility period will be extended under special circumstances such as maternity.

Interested candidates should submit the following information before the 29th of February 2024:

Cover Letter
Curriculum Vitae
Detailed description of research interests and research plan
Contact information of three colleagues who can provide reference letters

Please note that this deadline is BEFORE the official deadline of the Ikerbasque call (which is the 15th of March 2024 at 13:00 CET).

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Job Details

Type of Contract Temporary 
Status Full-time 
Hours Per Week 40  
Company/Institute CIC biomaGUNE 
Country SPAIN 
City Donostia 

Organization/Institute Contact Data

Organization CIC biomaGUNE 
Organization/Institution Type Other 
Faculty/Department/Research Lab Research in Biomaterials 
Country SPAIN 
City Donostia - San Sebastian 
Postal Code E-20014 
Street Paseo Miramon 182, Parque Tecnológico de San Sebastian 
Phone +34 943 00 53 00 
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Application Details

Envisaged Job Starting Date 2024-05-01 
Application Deadline 2024-02-28 
How To Apply