The Institute of Biotechnology of the Czech Academy of Sciences (IBT) announces in accordance with the Act no. 283/1992 Coll. on the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, as amended by Act no. 420/2005 Coll. and the Statutes of the CAS open full-time PostDoc position in the Laboratory of Structural Biology, Czech Republic (http://lsb.avcr.cz/):


We invite applications from motivated individuals with a PhD with a strong background in biochemistry, molecular biology or cell biology. Interests in one or more of the following areas: proteolytic enzymes, post-translational modifications (acylations), histone deacetylases, motor proteins, protein-protein interactions, are desirable. It is expected that the candidate will develop and apply a broad range of techniques to pursue the research objectives, including heterologous protein expression/purification, enzymology, biophysical techniques, TIRF-microscopy, and X-ray crystallography.

The position is available for 2 years in the first instance.

Workplace location

Centre of Excellence BIOCEV, Vestec, Prague West region, Czech Republic


Screening of applications begins immediately and continues until an outstanding candidate is selected. Flexible starting date, ideally winter/spring 2019.


Please direct your applications or informal inquiries to cyril.barinka@ibt.cas.cz.

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