Research Assistant in Nanomedicine

Job Profile

Application Deadline

December 2nd, 2021

Languages

Excellent English (Reading, writing, listening and speaking)

Job Experience


2 years of experience

Job Type

Full-Time / Part-Time

Description

  • The Center for Materials Science (CMS) at Zewail City of Science and Technology is looking for qualified applicants for a Research Assistant position. The position is within Prof. Ibrahim El-Sherbiny’s research group with wide interdisciplinary exposure. The research conducted involves a wide range of skills from chemical modification of polymers/materials for different purposes, developing new smart nanostructures (nanoparticles, nanofibers, nano-scaffolds, etc) for various biomedical applications (mainly controlled drug delivery, tissue engineering, biosensors, cancer treatment, wound and burn healing, etc).

Other Skills

  • Strong scientific writing and presentation skills
  • Experience with spectroscopic and other characterization tools (FTIR, UV-Vis, EA, Thermal analysis, etc) and ability to interpret the results.
  • Experience with the development and characterization of different nanomaterials, and experience with the use of nanospray dryer, electrospinner, 3D-Bioprinter, and HPLC, is preferred.
  • Research & Development experience is preferred.
  • Strong knowledge and practical expertise of molecular biology and cell culture techniques is preferred with a minimum of two years of experience as a researcher in a university or research institute.
  • Experience with endnote and SPSS is preferred
  • Can work in a team.
  • Problem solving and analytical thinking
  • Planning and organizing
  • Innovative

Qualifications

Applicants should have an MSc or BSc in Nanomedicine, Pharmacy, Chemistry, Biomedical Sciences, Zoology, Veterinary, Biophysics, Biotechnology, Nanotechnology or any Nanomedicine-relevant fields. The applicants should have Two Years of research experience in one or more of the following research fields:

  • Nanomedicine
  • Drug Delivery - Nanopharmaceutics
  • Tissue Engineering
  • Wound & burn Healing
  • Cancer therapy
  • Biosensors
  • Stents, etc

Research Center

Center for Materials Science (CMS) - Nanomedicine Research Group

Comment

Applicants are requested to mention “Research Assistant in Nanomedicine” in the subject of their email. Good candidates will be encouraged to join the Nanoscience/Nanomedicine graduate program at Zewail City. Applicants are also requested to send the following:

  • Their complete CV including publications (if any)
  • Their recent certificate (MSc/BSc),
  • Brief statement of a research career plan (not more than 1 page)
  • Two Recommendation Letters

Education Major

  •  MSc or BSc in Nanomedicine, Pharmacy, Chemistry, Biomedical Sciences, Zoology, Veterinary, Biophysics, Biotechnology, Nanotechnology, or any Nanomedicine-relevant fields.

Salary (L.E.)

To be discussed

Job Contact

Person

Prof. Ibrahim El-Sherbiny

Job Contact

E-mail

osayed@zewailcity.edu.eg

How to Apply

Please send your updated CV with the job title in the subject otherwise we are sorry to tell you that your application will be disregarded