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Post-doc call in Introperative probe for brain surgery

@CLNS – IIT@Sapienza

BC: 66459

The Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia is a private Foundation, created with special Government Law no. 269 of September 30th 2003, with the objective of promoting Italy's technological development and higher education in science and technology. Research at IIT is carried out in highly innovative scientific fields with state-of-the-art technology.

A postdoctoral position will be available since June 16th 2012 in the Center for Life Nanoscience (CLNS, Rome, Italy) at the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia to work with Prof. Giancarlo Ruocco.

The project will be focused on the realization of a local probe for electrons or positrons, optimized in dimensions and efficiency, for residual cancer tissue identification after removing the bulk tumor mass during surgery.

Ideal candidates should have a PhD in Physics, and a good knowledge of both Italian and English is essential. Experience with elementary particle detection and its Monte Carlo simulation is required.

We value scientists with a proactive attitude and results-oriented mindset, good interpersonal and communications skills and ability to work effectively within an interdisciplinary research team.

The employment will be for one year, renewable. An internationally competitive salary, dependent on experience, will be offered.

Interested applicants should submit CV, list of publications, a statement of research interests, and two reference letters. Please send your application by e-mail to Prof. Giancarlo Ruocco (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and Dr. Bianca Inguscio (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

Please, mention "Post Doc in Introperative probe for brain surgery" in your application.

The deadline for the application is May 8th 2012

In order to comply with the Italian law (art. 23 of Privacy Law of the Italian Legislative Decree n. 196/03), we have to kindly ask the candidate to give his/her consent to allow IIT to process his/her personal data.

We inform you that the information you provided will be used solely for the purpose of assessing your professional profile to meet the requirements of Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia.

Your data will be processed by Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, with headquarters in Genoa, Via Morego, 30, acting as the Data Holder, using computer and paper based means, observing the rules on protection of personal data, including those relating to the security of data.

Please also note that, pursuant to art. 7 of Legislative Decree 196/2003, you may exercise your rights at any time as a party concerned by contacting the Data Manager

The Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia is an Equal Opportunity Employer that actively seeks diversity in the workforce.

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