PhD student position in animal models of vascular diseases
Location: INSERM U136 Grenoble, France
The BMP in Angiogenesis and Lymphangiogenesis lab (BAL), part of the Interdisciplinary Research Institute of Grenoble (IRIG), aims to better understand the involvement of the Bone morphogenetic protein signalling pathway in vascular development and vascular diseases. The lab generates cellular and animal models to further dissect disease processes and test new therapies. It collaborates closely with state-of-the art technological platforms based at the CEA and clinicians to provide viable and tangible knowledge-based improvements in health-care.
For the EU-MSCA-ETN project V.A. Cure, the lab invites applications for an Early Stage Researcher/PhD student position entitled:
Respective roles of BMP9 and BMP10 in blood and lymphatic vascular homeostasis (ESR12)
You will be part of a team of 14 ESRs working on the V.A. Cure project, which aims to uncover core mechanisms of initiation and maintenance of Vascular Anomalies with the final goal to establish novel therapeutic strategies. The project is funded in the frame of the EU MSCA-ITN programme.
You will work on a research project with the following objectives:
You will also take part in the international training programme of the network and participate in various networking and outreach events.
We are looking for a motivated student with a strong commitment to basic and/or translational research, who:
The successful candidate will receive an attractive salary in accordance with MSCA regulations for Early Stage Researchers. The period of employment is 3 years. Starting date: June – October 2019.
How to apply
– Make sure you meet the qualifying requirements.
– Submit your application to firstname.lastname@example.org by e-mail. Please send one pdf file containing:
Deadline for submitting applications: 22 May 2019
Please visit www.vacure.eu for more information on the project, the recruitment process and selection criteria. Contact for questions: Sabine.email@example.com