Postdoctoral Opportunity in Barcelona

We are seeking a candidate to apply for 3-year “Sara Borrell” Postdoctoral Fellowships funded by the Spanish Government.
The candidate should apply for this fellowship by the end of June and, if the application is successful, would start in January-February 2014.

Conditions of the fellowship:

  • Three-year contract
  • Salary: 26,866 € /year
  • Possibility of a 6 to 9 months stay in a lab abroad, having an extra income of 900€/month.

Application Requirements:

  • Applicants will have obtained a PhD after January 1st of 2009.
  • A good publication record, preferably with one first author paper in a high impact journal.
  • Experience in C. elegans, and interest in cancer and/or splicing are highly desirable.
    The funding agency will evaluate the candidate (40%), the project (5%) and the group (45%).The agency will favor groups leaded by junior PIs.

Important dates:

  • The closing date to receive CVs from candidates is the 19th of June 2013.
  • Final applications including CV and project need to be submitted a week later, by Thursday the 27th of June 2013.

Lab Info:

Links of interest:,

Submit your application including cover letter, CV and references to , before June 19th.