Post Doctoral Research Associate

Dragon Recruiting

Netherlands

Posted
Ref: RP245-887

Job description / Role

Responsibilities:
• Postdoctoral Research Associate with demonstrated experience in G Protein Coupled Receptor (GPCR) research through publications.
• Expertise in opioid GPCRs is essential as the project will involve studies of heteromers of opioid receptors with other GPCRs.
• The laboratory skills needed for this position include:
• Cell culture and Cell biology (e.g. establishment of cell lines, cell lysis and fractionation, Bioluminescence Resonance Energy Transfer (BRET) and kinetic measurement for G protein-mediated responses
• Pharmacology (e.g. ligand-receptor binding assays, in vivo metabolic labeling and measurement of the labeled products)
• Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (e.g. co-immunoprecipitation, protein expression in bacteria and purification, DNA/RNA extraction and purification, cloning, PCR, RNA experiments)
• Cell imaging and Histology (e.g. optical microscopy, fluorescence microscopy, immunocytochemistry)

Benefits:
• Attractive Salary Package

Requirements

Qualifications:
• The candidate must hold a Ph.D. degree in the Health Sciences
• Some postdoctoral experience would be preferred
• The candidate should have extensive experience in G Protein Coupled Receptor (GPCR) research as demonstrated through publications in high impact journals with particular focus on opioid GPCRs
• The desired technical skills include: Cell culture and Cell biology (e.g. establishment of cell lines, cell lysis and fractionation
• Bioluminescence Resonance Energy Transfer (BRET) and kinetic measurement for G protein-mediated responses
• Pharmacology (e.g. ligand-receptor binding assays, in vivo metabolic labeling and measurement of the labeled products)
• Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (e.g. co-immunoprecipitation, protein expression in bacteria and purification, DNA/RNA extraction and purification, cloning, PCR, RNA experiments)
• Cell imaging and Histology (e.g. optical microscopy, fluorescence microscopy, immunocytochemistry)

About the Company

Dragon Recruiting is a leading international staffing and recruitment company, head-quartered in London, with further offices all over the globe. Our clients range from numerous well known UK and international businesses. We also represent a wide range of less well known clients - helping them to find staff for their businesses around the world.

As an international recruitment agency, our clients benefit from a vast network of human resource specialists who attract, cultivate and connect organisations to talent in both global and local markets. Our unrivalled

scope of services and global reach allow us to share candidates and roles across borders. With greater coverage and tools, we can ensure our clients and candidates all get the best outcome for their recruitment needs.

With experience of over 3 decades we are recruiting more than 10,000 workers annually to and from the UK, USA and the Middle East and several other Asian countries. We specialize in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.

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