The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics is looking for a full time Senior Scientist/Department Head in its Electron Microscopy & Molecular Pathology Department.
The suitable candidate will head, manage and develop the department to ensure it achieves the highest possible standards of excellence in all its activities. Moreover, he/she will exercise leadership, demonstrate vision and empower others in order to deliver the agreed strategy of the Institute. The above position is combined with a faculty position at the appropriate rank commensurate with experience and track record at the Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine (CSMM), the post-graduate School of the Institute.
He/she will be accountable to the Chief Executive Medical Director and will be a member of the Institute’s Scientific Council.
WHAT WE ARE SEEKING
PhD in any Biological Science, Chemistry or closely related field; and
A minimum of 6 years of post-qualification experience in the fields of Molecular Pathology and cancer; and
Proven ability to design and carry out original and independent research projects that result in publication; and
Supervisory experience; and
Command of the Greek and/or Turkish and English languages
Experience in cancer genetics, cancer genomics or cancer biology will be considered an advantage.
WHAT WE OFFER
Highly collaborative culture. Top-notch facilities that permit research at the cutting edge of scientific investigation
Opportunities for advancement as an academic:
- Research infrastructure and resources are allocated including dedicated and state-of-the-art lab space and high-level research scientists
- Opportunities for dynamic involvement in the activities of CSMM (supervision of MSc/PhD students, teaching and coordinating of the CSMM programs)
- Annual starting gross salary (including 13th salary) is €67.292,72 (Scale A15/A16) plus other benefits.
HOW TO APPLY
A cover letter and a detailed curriculum vitae and names of two referees should reach the Institute by Friday 23 August 2019 at the following address: Personnel Office, The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics, PO Box 23462, 1683 Nicosia or by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org, stating the reference code. Contact person for further information: Ms Anna Michaelidou, tel.: 22392789, e-mail: email@example.com.