Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna, S. Orsola Hospital, Bologna – Italy
Two open PhD positions (postgraduate scholarship) at the Department of and Specialistic Surgical Sciences and Anaestesiology:
Project – Research Methodologies in Vascular Surgery
We seek two motivated PhD candidates to be involved in a project which focuses on Human vascular wall mesenchymal stem cells and endothelial progenitors and diabetes.
We welcome any applicant with the following skills:
- background in laboratory techniques (cell culture, basic microscopic techniques including light and immunofluorescence, nucleic acid and protein isolation, western blot, PCR, functional molecular analysis through RNA interference)
- experience with software for editing biomedical images such as ImageJ
- basic knowledge in statistical analysis
Salary: about EUR 30.000 per year (Tax Included).
Application deadline: September 2008
Candidates should send their detailed curricula by email to: Gianandrea Pasquinelli (gianandr.pasquinelli[ at ]unibo.it) and Andrea Stella (andrea.stella2[ at ]unibo.it).