Description: Postdoctoral candidates are encouraged to apply to Feligioni’s Lab for a fully 2-year position to study retinal neuroprotection in glaucoma. The principal investigator, who has extensive experience in pre-clinical neurodegeneration research, runs his laboratory at the EBRI Foundation in Rome (IT), an internationally renowned brain research centre founded in 2005 by Nobel laureate Prof Rita Levi-Montalcini. The appointee will be engaged in a pre-clinical project, mainly in-vivo but also in-vitro, knowledge of biochemistry, immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence (confocal microscopy), cell and molecular biology techniques is required. Candidates with a background in glaucoma mice models (IOP increase, magnetic beads injection, ONC, etc) are encouraged to apply. Applicants should possess good interpersonal and organisational skills, and proficiency in written and spoken English. He/She will also provide training to junior researchers, and perform other duties as assigned.

Employer: Feligioni’s Lab, EBRI Foundation Rita Levi Montalcini

Location: Rome (IT)

Duration: Fully 2-year position, salary up to 30000 euro/year gross, depending on experience

Application deadline: 20231231

How to apply: Send by email to Dr. Marco Feligioni an updated CV, a motivation letter, and 2 letters of recommendation