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Job posted by Irish Universities Association (30/08/2014 00.45)

Contract Research Officers – Marine Biochemist (Ref: CRO / MB / 0814)

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Basic Function

We are seeking to recruit two Research Officers to carry out a research project within the NutraMara Programme. The project aims to develop novel processes for the isolation of biochemical components from marine by-products. Additionally, the project aims to characterise these biocomponents and to identify, isolate and characterise novel bioactive components.

Description

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

•To conduct a specific programme of research relating to the development of novel bioprocessing techniques

•To develop novel processes to extract bioactives from marine-sourced materials

•To isolate, purify and characterise these bioactive components

•To present results/ data generated in written (scientific and technical) and oral formats.



Person Specification



Essential

•Candidates must have an honours Level 8 degree in Biotechnology / Biochemistry /Marine Sciences or a related discipline.



Desirable

•A postgraduate degree and/or research experience in Biotechnology / Biochemistry /Marine Sciences would be a distinct advantage

Nr of positions available : 1

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Research Fields

Other

Career Stage

Early stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)
Experienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
More Experienced researcher or >10 yrs (Senior)

Research Profile

Not defined


Requirements

Required Languages
Language ENGLISH
Language Level Excellent
Required Education Level
Degree Field Other
Required Research Experiences
Main Research Field Other
Sub Research Field Other
Required Education Level
Degree Level 8 degree in biotechnology/biochemistry/Marine Sciences or a related discipline
Required Research Experiences
Years of Research Experience 1
Additional Requirements
Excellent laboratory skills
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Other job details
Job ID

33947976

Country

IRELAND

Type of Contract

Temporary

Status

Other

Company/Institute

Teagasc

City

Carlow

EU Research Framework Programme
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

No

Project's Marie Curie Grant Agreement Number

5114

Company/Institute
Teagasc

Teagasc HR
Other
Head Office, Oak Park
- Carlow
IRELAND
phone 045881888
fax 045881999
email recruit@teagasc.iehttp://www.teagasc.ie/

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