Employment Opportunity

Post-doctoral position at Miyamoto Lab

University of Sao Paulo

Type: Postdoctoral

Primary Research Area: Lipid Modification and Metabolism

Location: Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Salary Range: $20,001 - $30,000

Submit CV, Resume or Application By: June 12, 2023


Miyamoto Lab is recruiting a post-doctoral candidate to work in a project associated to the Research Center of Redox Processes in Biomedicine (CEPID-REDOXOME).
The selected candidate will work with cell culture, pharmacological inhibitors, recombinant proteins, metabolic tracing studies, microscopy and mass spectrometry methods. The objective of the project is to map altered lipid pathways and understand how lipid metabolism and the generation of oxidized lipid species affect mechanisms of cell death and inflammatory processes.
Qualifications: candidate must have proven experience (articles, thesis and experiences in Brazil and/or abroad) in cell culture, reactive oxygen species, mass spectrometry and omics data analysis.
Applicants should send (1) Curriculum vitae, (2) Letter of interest describing the experience in the required qualifications and motivations and (3) Contact information of two references to Sayuri Miyamoto (miyamoto@iq.usp.br).
Deadline: June 12th, 2023
The position is open to candidates of any nationality. The selected candidate will receive a FAPESP Post-Doctoral Fellowship in the amount of BRL 8,479.20 per month and a research contingency fund equivalent to 10% of the fellowship's annual value for expenses related to the research activity.

For more information, please contact:

Sayuri Miyamoto
Av. Prof. Lineu Prestes 748
Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo 05508000
Telephone: +551130919113