Postdoc position in Cell Signaling

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Výzkumná skupina Pavla KrejčíhoLékařská fakulta
Termín přihlášek
28. 2. 2022
Jully 2022
Typ úvazku
Obor činnosti
Věda a výzkum
Elektronická přihláška


Medical Faculty of Masaryk University, Department of Biology, Brno, Czech Republic invites excellent scientists to apply for

Postdoc position in Cell Signaling


Postdoctoral position is available to study various aspects of receptor tyrosine kinase (RTK) signaling. Current focus is on non-canonical RTK signaling and development of tools facilitating repositioning of clinically used RTK inhibitors. While our primary interest is the FGF pathway, projects on the entire RTK family are also running in the lab (Elife 2017;6. pii: e21536).

More about our research:
Sci Transl Med. 2021;13(592):eaba4226.
EMBO Mol Med.
Sci Signal.
2018;11(548). pii: eaap8608.

The successful candidate should:

  • be a researcher who has received a PhD or its equivalent within the last 7 years, or will receive a PhD by the position start at July 2022;
  • be a researcher who has worked at least 2 whole years in the last 3 years outside the territory of the Czech Republic in the field of research with a working time of at least 0.5 full-time equivalent, or who has been PhD student (or equivalent) abroad;
  • clearly demonstrate early signs of success, i.e. excellent command of his/her field, or strong track record for the career stage, in the last 3 years at least 3 publication outputs (“articles”) above the field median (at least 2 of them in Q1) listed by the Web of Science.

Specific criteria can be filled:

Candidate should have a strong background in biochemistry, molecular biology or cell biology. Experience with growth factor signaling is advantage but not required.

The applicant shall submit:

  • a CV including a list of publication activity;
  • a motivation letter, including a short description of research focus and topic which the candidate will work on, justification of the need considering the field;
  • contact information of at least two references (name, position, telephone number);
  • a diploma (recognition for diplomas from foreign institutions);
  • documents proving the candidate has worked at least 2 whole years in the last 3 years outside the Czech Republic and/or PhD diploma from a foreign institution.

MU offers the opportunity to get:

  • an interesting job in a dynamically-expanding university area;
  • diverse and challenging work in an excellent research environment;
  • initial appointment for 2 years;
  • a professional team and pleasant working conditions;
  • interaction with leading scientists in an inspiring, internationalised environment;
  • full support of the administrative and project offices;
  • support of the Welcome office for the successful applicant and his/her family.

Anticipated start date: The position is available from July 2022

The submission deadline is 28. February 2022 

How to apply:
Please use the "E-Application" link below. After submitting your application, you will receive an automatic confirmation of acceptance via email. For more information, please contact Martina Vráblíková at
A review of applications will commence immediately after the deadline. Short-listed candidates will be invited for interview within one month of the deadline.

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