Job announcements

Senior Visiting Scientist opportunity in the IARC Handbooks Programme

An opportunity as Senior Visiting Scientist is currently available to contribute to the meeting for Handbook Vol. 20. 

Successful candidates should have experience in conducting and reviewing studies in the field of epidemiology, and some experience of systematic reviews, as well as an excellent command of English. 

This Senior Visiting Scientist opportunity is initially funded for 18 months. The opportunity is suitable for candidates who have completed a PhD in epidemiology and at least 15 years of relevant experience. The IARC stipend for Senior Visiting Scientist is up to €4000 per month (net). 

Interested candidates are invited to visit our website at https://handbooks.iarc.fr/ or contact the Programme Head Dr Beatrice Lauby-Secretan for informal enquiries.

Closing date: 29 March 2022
Desired starting date: April 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter

Download the proposal and the project: here

Postdoctoral opportunity
in the IARC Handbooks Programme

A postdoctoral opportunity is currently available in following areas of research: 1. As part of a World Cancer Research Fund-funded project, assist in the development of a framework for the evaluation of mechanistic data; 2. For the development of the IARC Handbook vol. 20, which will evaluate the level of evidence on the relationship between reduced exposure to alcohol and reduction in tumour incidence or mortality, contribute at all stages of the process to the Sections evaluating toxicology studies (in vitro studies) and studies in experimental animals.

Successful candidates should have experience in conducting and reviewing studies in the field of toxicology, and some experience of systematic reviews, as well as an excellent command of English. This postdoctoral opportunity is initially funded for two years, with possibility of renewal for additional years. The IARC postdoctoral stipend is currently €2820 per month (net).  Interested candidates are invited to visit our website at https://handbooks.iarc.fr/ or contact the Programme Head Dr Beatrice Lauby-Secretan (secretanb@iarc.fr) for informal enquiries.

Closing date: 31 March 2022
Desired starting date: April 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter

Download the proposal and the project: here

Postdoctoral position Heidelberg Mannheim Health & Life Sciences – GERMANY

The Innovation Campus Heidelberg Mannheim Health & Life Sciences (https://www.health-life-sciences.de/) offers postdoctoral positions in inter-institutional projects. The call addresses outstanding junior scientists (PhD/MD) with an excellent track record and a strong interest in the life sciences (for details on the program and the application & selection process see attachment; application deadline: April 22 2022, 9 pm CET).

The project proposal to the program is related to the priority area neuropsychiatric diseases und entitled Social Interaction, Social Connection, and Sense of Coherence in Real Life and Virtual Reality: Embodied Cognitions, Neuroendocrine Mechanisms, and Implications for Mental Health (see attachment).

Download the proposal and the project: postdoctoralproposalLenz

 

Postdoctoral position Research Group on Alcohol & Pharmacodepences – FRANCE

The GRAP lab (INSERM Unit 1247) offers a postdoctoral position to work on the neurobiological bases of binge drinking and addiction in rats using a variety of state-of-the-art techniques, including chemogenetics, optogenetics, fiber photometry and Single-Cell Calcium Imaging.

Website of the lab

Download the proposal and the project: grappostdoc