We offer a position within the Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites (NN) group as a Research Assistant to work on the project "Biosynthesized polymers for the treatment of ocular pathologies”.
The candidate will work at the Institute of Materials Science of Barcelona (ICMAB-CSIC) in the Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites group located in the campus of the Autonomous University of Barcelona.
The project "Biosynthesized polymers for the treatment of ocular pathologies” aims to use biosynthesized hydrogels in the field of ocular surface pathologies in collaboration with the Barraquer Ophthalmology Centre.
Together with the research team, you will be trained in the production of bacterial cellulose and in performing experiments such as drug delivery using antibiotics or other biological compounds. In addition, you will work on the writing of scientific publications and technology transfer related documents.
The recruitment process will be closed when a suitable candidate is found. First deadline: 27 Nov 2022.
The Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites Group at ICMAB-CSIC, is an international and interdisciplinary group with broad expertise in the synthesis and characterization of materials and biomaterials.
ICMAB-CSIC is a multidisciplinary research center focused on cutting-edge research in functional advanced materials in the fields of ENERGY, ELECTRONICS, NANOMEDICINE and application fields yet to imagine. With over 350 members, it is a very attractive place to work for young researchers.