Junior research: Nanotoxicology of advanced materials

Research Position | Published on 15.02.2021 | CEITEC BUT

The director of the CEITEC Brno University of Technology is opening a position of a

Junior research: Nanotoxicology of advanced materials


We are seeking an outstanding applicant for the position of a junior research within the Smart Nanodevices RG. The applicant will have already gained research experience after completing his/her doctorate to realize his/her own research project in the field of nanotoxicological aspects of advanced materials.


The successful candidate must hold a Ph.D. degree in a relevant field and should demonstrate:

  • Expertise cell culturing, following the cytotoxic screenings, functional studies of nanomaterials cytotoxicity, expert knowledge in fluorescence microscopy including confocal and reflection microscopy, approval for planning working with laboratory animals (according to § 15d part 3 of law no. 246/1992).
  • Outstanding subject competence and proven track record of high-quality scientific productivity as judged by publications in high-impact peer-reviewed journals.
  • Perfect communication and writing skills (English).
  • Experience in supervising other scientists.
  • Ability to exploit CEITEC BUT core facilities and laboratories.

Your application should include

  • CV incl. detailed description and documents of training, and summary of academic experience including teaching.
  • List of publications (separate listings of original research papers, reviews, book chapters).
  • Number of publications and their distribution according to intellectual proportion (corresponding author/co-author), and quality (Tier 1, 5, 10, 25).
  • Number of citations without self-citations, h-index.
  • List of obtained research grants (name, topic, funding source, amount).
  • Others: number of invited lectures, number of application outcomes (patents), commercial cooperation, prestigious awards and distinctions.


Electronic applications including required items should be submitted to e-mail recruitment@ceitec.vutbr.cz by March 7th, 2021 and quote the “JR Nanotoxicology of advanced materials” in the subject.              

Start date: by agreement
Opened Until: 7.3.2021

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