A postdoctoral fellowship is available to join the laboratory of /Trypanosoma/ Infectious Process at the Institut Pasteur in Paris, France, to work on a project funded by the Foundation for Medical Research (FRM) . To apply for this position, candidates must have a Ph.D. in biomedical Sciences and a scientific experience in the field of host-microorganism interaction (preferably with parasites) using /in vivo/ immunobiological approaches. Proven skills in cellular biology, particularly with /in vitro/ models of infection, are essential prerequisites for the further optimization and preclinical developmentof chemical compounds. Experience in biochemistry will be appreciated. Proficiency in French and English is required.
FRM Project : «Optimization of proline racemase /TcPRAC/ inhibitors to treat Chagas’ disease» ; 12 months postdoctoral fellowship, from September 1st 2012 – August 31th 2013.