The iHuman Institute at ShanghaiTech University was established to understand human cell signaling at a level beyond what is achievable today. iHuman Institute has research groups in the fields of Chemical and Cell Biology, Chemistry, Computational Biology, MRI Imaging, Super-resolution Imaging, Structural Biology, System Biology, and Translational Medicine. The institute is a close-knit, networked team from different disciplines of science all working closely together excited to decipher the mysteries of the integrated human body. Basic science is at the core of the iHuman Institute, with direct application to diagnostics and drug discovery.
The BV Core at iHuman was set up in 2013 and mainly focuses on expression of eukaryotic proteins, such as GPCRs, using the Baculovirus Expression System. We provide virus and biomass for both internal and external researchers of the biotech and biomedical research community. This essential resource aids investigators with structure, function and drug development research. Now we are seeking a technician to undertake cell culture development.
1. A bachelor’s or master’s degree in cell biology/ biochemistry.
2. Experience in insect cell or mammalian cell culture will be a plus.
3. Experience in flow cytometer or fluorescence-activated cell sorting also a large plus.
4. Experience in protein crystallography would also be beneficial but not necessary.
5. Relative work experience preferred;
Compensation and Benefits:
Starting salary will be competitive at the international level and commensurate with qualifications and experience. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including health benefits as well as subsidized campus housing. The iHuman Institute is located in Shanghai, China, which is an exciting and rapidly growing global center of excellence for scientific research.
Submit a cover letter, a 2-3 page statement of research interests, a CV and the names and addresses of three individuals who can serve as references to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com
Review of applications will start immediately and will continue until positions are filled.
For more information, please visit our website: ihuman.shanghaitech.edu.cn