Postdoctoral opportunities

BIST Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme

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Deadline for applications: 20 April 2018 end of the day (CET)


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Juan de la Cierva Fellowships

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Postdoctoral Fellow

«One of my goals when choosing IRB Barcelona was also to gain experience in tech transfer. I have ideas. And I want to learn how to convert them into a business.»

Research Associate

«Controlling a biological process from outside is the future of chemistry and opens up promising roads for advancements in pharmacological research.»

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Postdoctoral Fellow

«At IRB Barcelona I found a solid scientifc project, and the opportunity to 'contaminate' myself working with biophysicists. The solvency of the Institute, the competitiveness of the science together with the unparalleled quality of lifeof the city convinced me that this was the best choice for my career.»

Postdoctoral Fellow

«The research quality at IRB Barcelona is very high, and the good weather is a bonus! I also had first-class help from the Institute to get settled in.»


<p>Julien Colombelli, Core Facility Manager of the Advanced Digital Microscopy Laboratory at IRB Barcelona.</p>
28 Feb 2018

For the second year in a row, IRB Barcelona, in collaboration with BIST (Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology), will participa

<p>Age-related hearing loss involves several environmental factors and genes. Image: CIBERER</p>
23 Feb 2018

Age-related hearing loss is a multifactor-origin disease which affects almost one out of three people aged between 65 and 74.

<p>The overexpression of the gene Serpent in the Drosophila wing causes permanent overgrowth and it is sufficient to promote tumour development. Image: Kyra Campbell, IRB Barcelona</p>
19 Feb 2018

In cancer research, there has been a tendency to differentiate between the genes responsible for tumour development and those that give rise to metastasis and to study these processes separately si

<p>The image shows a metastatic colon tumour infiltrated by the immune system (brown) after combined treatment with the TGF-beta inhibitor and immunotherapy.  (Author: Daniele Tauriello, IRB Barcelona)</p>
14 Feb 2018

In a short space of time, immunotherapy, that is to say therapies based on stimulating the immune system against cancer cells, has become a powerful approach to treat cancers such as melanoma and l


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