Research Assistant in Nanomedicine

Job Profile

Application Deadline

December 2nd, 2021


Excellent English (Reading, writing, listening and speaking)

Job Experience

2 years of experience

Job Type

Full-Time / Part-Time


  • 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


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


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


Prof. Ibrahim El-Sherbiny

Job Contact


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